The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
UK / England
Rank 400 470 422
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -48
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 557 513 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.64% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 412 428 477
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69491 80594 82768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.18% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57640 67785 68751
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the England region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in England

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in England

Performance Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +87 183 £57,500 +9.52% 20
South East +113 142 £47,500 -17.39% 16
East of England +17 58 £37,000 -26.00% 6
South West +46 54 £45,000 +38.46% 12
Yorkshire +26 50 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands +12 29 £42,500 +6.25% 4
North West -67 18 £38,250 +2.00% 5
East Midlands -2 13 £41,250 +11.48% 3
North East +2 9 £31,450 +4.83% 1
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 643 (54.49%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (36.10%) Java
3 368 (31.19%) QA
4 349 (29.58%) Selenium
5 339 (28.73%) SQL
6 294 (24.92%) C#
6 294 (24.92%) Finance
7 267 (22.63%) BDD
8 264 (22.37%) TDD
9 255 (21.61%) Software Testing
10 229 (19.41%) ISTQB
11 227 (19.24%) JMeter
12 224 (18.98%) Test Automation
13 222 (18.81%) LoadRunner
14 200 (16.95%) Scrum
14 200 (16.95%) ISEB
15 199 (16.86%) Test Scripting
16 198 (16.78%) Automated Testing
17 185 (15.68%) Microsoft
17 185 (15.68%) Continuous Integration
18 183 (15.51%) Non-Functional Testing
18 183 (15.51%) HP
18 183 (15.51%) Regression Testing
19 179 (15.17%) .NET
20 175 (14.83%) Functional Testing
21 174 (14.75%) Degree
22 151 (12.80%) Manual Testing
23 150 (12.71%) SDLC
24 149 (12.63%) Software Engineering
25 147 (12.46%) SQL Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (2.88%) Confluence
2 31 (2.63%) IIS
3 27 (2.29%) Apache Spark
3 27 (2.29%) WebLogic
4 22 (1.86%) Apache
5 20 (1.69%) Apache Solr
5 20 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.61%) CMS
7 15 (1.27%) MS Exchange
8 14 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (0.93%) SharePoint
10 10 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (0.76%) Umbraco
12 8 (0.68%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.59%) Commerce Server
13 7 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.51%) nginx
15 5 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 89 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.63%) MS Office
3 12 (1.02%) MS Project
4 11 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.17%) Mingle
7 1 (0.085%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 18 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.085%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.085%) Magento
4 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 51 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (1.44%) SaaS
5 15 (1.27%) Slack
6 13 (1.10%) G Suite
6 13 (1.10%) Office 365
7 9 (0.76%) GitHub
8 5 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.17%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.17%) IaaS
10 2 (0.17%) Route 53
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.085%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.085%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.085%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 57 (4.83%) HTTP
2 25 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 24 (2.03%) DNS
4 21 (1.78%) SSL
5 19 (1.61%) Firewall
6 18 (1.53%) Internet
7 15 (1.27%) LDAP
8 13 (1.10%) ATM
9 11 (0.93%) SAN
10 10 (0.85%) DMZ
11 8 (0.68%) WAN
12 6 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.51%) SSH
12 6 (0.51%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.42%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.34%) DHCP
14 4 (0.34%) IMAP
14 4 (0.34%) LAN
14 4 (0.34%) NAS
14 4 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (12.46%) SQL Server
2 52 (4.41%) MongoDB
3 50 (4.24%) Oracle Database
4 41 (3.47%) Relational Database
5 39 (3.31%) Big Data
6 38 (3.22%) NoSQL
7 36 (3.05%) MySQL
8 29 (2.46%) RavenDB
9 28 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (2.03%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.93%) MS Access
15 11 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 349 (29.58%) Selenium
2 227 (19.24%) JMeter
3 222 (18.81%) LoadRunner
4 146 (12.37%) Jenkins
5 145 (12.29%) JIRA
6 144 (12.20%) Cucumber
7 123 (10.42%) WebDriver
8 122 (10.34%) Git (software)
9 101 (8.56%) SoapUI
10 98 (8.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 74 (6.27%) Visual Studio
12 73 (6.19%) HP UFT
13 54 (4.58%) JUnit
14 52 (4.41%) SpecFlow
15 51 (4.32%) Maven
16 48 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 42 (3.56%) Subversion
18 41 (3.47%) Gatling
19 36 (3.05%) WATIR
20 35 (2.97%) Ranorex
General
1 294 (24.92%) Finance
2 71 (6.02%) Retail
3 61 (5.17%) Banking
4 28 (2.37%) Marketing
5 26 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 23 (1.95%) Games
7 18 (1.53%) Advertising
7 18 (1.53%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.10%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.10%) Law
8 13 (1.10%) Publishing
9 11 (0.93%) Automotive
9 11 (0.93%) Legal
9 11 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.68%) Billing
11 5 (0.42%) Front Office
12 4 (0.34%) Back Office
12 4 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
13 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 266 (22.54%) Analyst
2 227 (19.24%) Tester
3 221 (18.73%) Test Analyst
4 163 (13.81%) Developer
5 135 (11.44%) Test Engineer
6 95 (8.05%) Test Manager
7 74 (6.27%) Software Tester
8 72 (6.10%) Performance Tester
9 66 (5.59%) QA Engineer
10 63 (5.34%) Test Leader
11 62 (5.25%) Architect
11 62 (5.25%) Automation Tester
12 61 (5.17%) Java Developer
13 57 (4.83%) Software Test Engineer
14 55 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
15 52 (4.41%) QA Analyst
16 51 (4.32%) QA Tester
17 50 (4.24%) Senior Test Analyst
18 48 (4.07%) Senior Tester
19 43 (3.64%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (15.17%) .NET
2 144 (12.20%) HTML
3 141 (11.95%) Web Services
4 81 (6.86%) SOAP
5 80 (6.78%) REST
6 70 (5.93%) XML
7 67 (5.68%) ASP.NET
8 56 (4.75%) CSS
9 45 (3.81%) RESTful
10 40 (3.39%) HTML5
11 36 (3.05%) Ajax
11 36 (3.05%) JMS
12 35 (2.97%) AngularJS
12 35 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (2.97%) Gherkin
13 31 (2.63%) Spring
14 29 (2.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (1.86%) J2EE
16 21 (1.78%) JPA
17 16 (1.36%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 128 (10.85%) Computer Science
2 118 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 41 (3.47%) User Experience
5 38 (3.22%) Data Structures
6 34 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (2.80%) Algorithms
8 23 (1.95%) Mathematics
9 22 (1.86%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.61%) Fintech
10 19 (1.61%) Statistics
11 15 (1.27%) Public Cloud
12 14 (1.19%) Data Centre
12 14 (1.19%) Digital Media
12 14 (1.19%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (0.93%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.93%) Minimum Viable Product
14 11 (0.93%) Replication
14 11 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 118 (10.00%) Windows
2 99 (8.39%) Linux
3 70 (5.93%) Unix
4 25 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.78%) Android
7 16 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.34%) CentOS
12 3 (0.25%) Solaris
13 2 (0.17%) AIX
13 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (54.49%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (22.63%) BDD
3 264 (22.37%) TDD
4 255 (21.61%) Software Testing
5 224 (18.98%) Test Automation
6 200 (16.95%) Scrum
7 199 (16.86%) Test Scripting
8 198 (16.78%) Automated Testing
9 185 (15.68%) Continuous Integration
10 183 (15.51%) Non-Functional Testing
10 183 (15.51%) Regression Testing
11 175 (14.83%) Functional Testing
12 151 (12.80%) Manual Testing
13 150 (12.71%) SDLC
14 149 (12.63%) Software Engineering
15 142 (12.03%) Automation Testing
16 140 (11.86%) Unit Testing
17 135 (11.44%) Integration Testing
18 127 (10.76%) User Acceptance Testing
19 116 (9.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 426 (36.10%) Java
2 339 (28.73%) SQL
3 294 (24.92%) C#
4 128 (10.85%) JavaScript
5 122 (10.34%) Python
6 80 (6.78%) Ruby
7 67 (5.68%) Perl
8 59 (5.00%) C++
9 53 (4.49%) PHP
9 53 (4.49%) Scala
10 49 (4.15%) C
11 40 (3.39%) Shell Script
12 37 (3.14%) Bash Shell
13 35 (2.97%) T-SQL
13 35 (2.97%) VBScript
14 26 (2.20%) VB
15 22 (1.86%) PowerShell
16 15 (1.27%) Go
17 13 (1.10%) Groovy
18 12 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 229 (19.41%) ISTQB
2 200 (16.95%) ISEB
3 174 (14.75%) Degree
4 79 (6.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 55 (4.66%) Security Cleared
6 31 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.69%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 7 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.25%) CCNA
11 3 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.25%) IIBA
11 3 (0.25%) MBCS
11 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.17%) CCNP
12 2 (0.17%) CISSP
12 2 (0.17%) ISSAP
12 2 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 368 (31.19%) QA
2 46 (3.90%) SDET
3 10 (0.85%) SLA
4 5 (0.42%) HL7
5 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.34%) DICOM
6 1 (0.085%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (2.37%) Docker
3 18 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (1.53%) VMware ESX
4 16 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.51%) Snort
6 3 (0.25%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.17%) HDFS
7 2 (0.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.085%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 126 (10.68%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (3.05%) Puppet
3 29 (2.46%) HP SiteScope
4 24 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.53%) Perfmon
6 10 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (0.68%) Ansible
8 6 (0.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.42%) Graphite
9 5 (0.42%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.34%) Nagios
10 4 (0.34%) Rundeck
11 3 (0.25%) Ambari
11 3 (0.25%) Ganglia
11 3 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.25%) Kibana
11 3 (0.25%) Mesos
11 3 (0.25%) Riemann
11 3 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 185 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 183 (15.51%) HP
3 113 (9.58%) Oracle
4 42 (3.56%) IBM
5 35 (2.97%) SAP
6 33 (2.80%) Atlassian
7 30 (2.54%) VMware
8 25 (2.12%) Citrix
9 21 (1.78%) Cognizant
9 21 (1.78%) SOASTA, Inc
10 18 (1.53%) Telerik
11 14 (1.19%) Google
12 13 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
13 11 (0.93%) AppDynamics
13 11 (0.93%) Riverbed
14 10 (0.85%) Sitecore
15 8 (0.68%) Hitachi
15 8 (0.68%) InterSystems
16 7 (0.59%) Red Hat
17 6 (0.51%) Cisco
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
The One Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benifits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent !
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Flex depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Energon People
Salary: £41 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago