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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 464 398 455
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +57
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 517 687 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.70% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.82% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 431 534 411
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +18.66%
Performance Testing
UK

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
82564 83454 82191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.24% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 69342 69187 66079
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -97 155 £50,000 -9.09% 31
South East -18 109 £52,500 +14.75% 10
Yorkshire +7 69 £45,000 +12.50% 8
East of England -1 64 £45,000 -10.00% 6
North West +33 41 £37,000 +23.33% 15
South West -33 25 £32,500 -8.45% 3
East Midlands +16 24 £37,000 -7.50%
West Midlands -17 23 £32,000 -34.35% 4
North East -1 1 £52,500 +75.00% 3
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing.

1 627 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
2 445 (36.54%) QA
3 399 (32.76%) Java
4 358 (29.39%) SQL
5 318 (26.11%) ISEB
6 315 (25.86%) Selenium
7 308 (25.29%) C#
8 287 (23.56%) Test Scripting
9 284 (23.32%) Test Automation
10 281 (23.07%) Software Testing
11 280 (22.99%) Finance
12 244 (20.03%) ISTQB
13 237 (19.46%) Functional Testing
14 220 (18.06%) Automated Testing
15 214 (17.57%) .NET
16 213 (17.49%) HP
17 208 (17.08%) Test Strategy
18 205 (16.83%) Degree
19 200 (16.42%) Microsoft
20 198 (16.26%) LoadRunner
21 194 (15.93%) SQL Server
22 193 (15.85%) Scrum
23 192 (15.76%) HP Quality Center
24 191 (15.68%) SDLC
25 174 (14.29%) Manual Testing
25 174 (14.29%) JIRA
26 172 (14.12%) Oracle
27 167 (13.71%) JMeter
28 165 (13.55%) Windows
29 161 (13.22%) Web Services

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (3.45%) IIS
2 35 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
3 30 (2.46%) JBoss
4 23 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 23 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 22 (1.81%) Tomcat
6 21 (1.72%) CMS
7 19 (1.56%) Confluence
8 18 (1.48%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.31%) Node.js
10 11 (0.90%) Apache
11 6 (0.49%) Mule
11 6 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
11 6 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.49%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.33%) Tuxedo
12 4 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.25%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.25%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 135 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.46%) MS Office
3 18 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.66%) MS Project
6 4 (0.33%) Mingle
7 3 (0.25%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
1 11 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 9 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.33%) Maximo
6 4 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.33%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.25%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
8 2 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.082%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (1.31%) GitHub
3 15 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.15%) SaaS
5 10 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.33%) Force.com
6 4 (0.33%) Office 365
6 4 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.33%) Yammer
7 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.082%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.19%) HTTP
2 27 (2.22%) Internet
3 20 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.57%) Broadband
5 6 (0.49%) LDAP
6 5 (0.41%) Firewall
6 5 (0.41%) SMTP
6 5 (0.41%) SSL
7 4 (0.33%) DNS
7 4 (0.33%) Intranet
7 4 (0.33%) LAN
7 4 (0.33%) Network Security
7 4 (0.33%) WAN
8 3 (0.25%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.25%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.25%) InfiniBand
8 3 (0.25%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.25%) Multicast
8 3 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.53%) Oracle Database
3 38 (3.12%) Relational Database
4 32 (2.63%) Big Data
5 30 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (2.38%) MySQL
7 27 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (0.82%) MongoDB
9 10 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (0.74%) KDB
10 9 (0.74%) NoSQL
11 7 (0.57%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.49%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.41%) DB2
14 4 (0.33%) GIS
14 4 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 315 (25.86%) Selenium
2 198 (16.26%) LoadRunner
3 174 (14.29%) JIRA
4 167 (13.71%) JMeter
5 158 (12.97%) Visual Studio
6 144 (11.82%) HP UFT
7 120 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 113 (9.28%) NUnit
9 99 (8.13%) WebDriver
10 88 (7.22%) Cucumber
11 87 (7.14%) Jenkins
12 70 (5.75%) Git (software)
13 66 (5.42%) JUnit
14 51 (4.19%) Rhino Mocks
15 47 (3.86%) SpecFlow
16 46 (3.78%) Subversion
17 34 (2.79%) SoapUI
18 31 (2.55%) MSTest
19 30 (2.46%) Hudson
20 29 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 280 (22.99%) Finance
2 61 (5.01%) Banking
3 51 (4.19%) Retail
4 33 (2.71%) Games
5 22 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.56%) Front Office
7 18 (1.48%) Marketing
7 18 (1.48%) Publishing
8 14 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.99%) Legal
10 10 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.74%) Advertising
12 8 (0.66%) Back Office
12 8 (0.66%) Law
13 5 (0.41%) Electronics
14 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.33%) Local Government
15 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.16%) Automotive
16 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 283 (23.23%) Analyst
2 272 (22.33%) Tester
3 253 (20.77%) Test Analyst
4 166 (13.63%) Developer
5 131 (10.76%) Test Engineer
6 103 (8.46%) Performance Tester
7 97 (7.96%) QA Engineer
8 96 (7.88%) Test Manager
9 87 (7.14%) Test Leader
10 77 (6.32%) Senior Analyst
11 75 (6.16%) Automation Tester
11 75 (6.16%) Senior Test Analyst
12 68 (5.58%) Developer in Test
13 67 (5.50%) C# Developer
14 63 (5.17%) Software Tester
15 53 (4.35%) Architect
16 50 (4.11%) Automation Engineer
17 46 (3.78%) Java Developer
18 45 (3.69%) Performance Test Leader
19 43 (3.53%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (17.57%) .NET
2 161 (13.22%) Web Services
3 136 (11.17%) HTML
4 119 (9.77%) XML
5 82 (6.73%) CSS
6 77 (6.32%) SOAP
7 69 (5.67%) REST
8 47 (3.86%) ASP.NET
9 42 (3.45%) HTML5
10 37 (3.04%) J2EE
10 37 (3.04%) Middleware
10 37 (3.04%) Spring
11 30 (2.46%) Ajax
11 30 (2.46%) CSS3
12 29 (2.38%) Gherkin
13 24 (1.97%) JSON
14 22 (1.81%) .NET Framework
15 20 (1.64%) JMS
16 18 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (1.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 144 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (10.51%) Computer Science
3 54 (4.43%) N-Tier
4 47 (3.86%) User Experience
5 43 (3.53%) Mathematics
6 42 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 33 (2.71%) Client/Server
7 33 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 26 (2.13%) iPhone
9 23 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.81%) Mainframe
11 20 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.48%) Algorithms
13 17 (1.40%) Derivative
13 17 (1.40%) Equities
14 16 (1.31%) Credit Derivative
14 16 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
14 16 (1.31%) Fixed Income
15 14 (1.15%) Statistics
16 12 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 165 (13.55%) Windows
2 99 (8.13%) Unix
3 85 (6.98%) Linux
4 45 (3.69%) Android
5 34 (2.79%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.74%) Solaris
8 5 (0.41%) CentOS
8 5 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.25%) Debian
10 3 (0.25%) VMS
10 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.16%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.082%) AIX
12 1 (0.082%) SUSE
12 1 (0.082%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (23.56%) Test Scripting
3 284 (23.32%) Test Automation
4 281 (23.07%) Software Testing
5 237 (19.46%) Functional Testing
6 220 (18.06%) Automated Testing
7 208 (17.08%) Test Strategy
8 193 (15.85%) Scrum
9 191 (15.68%) SDLC
10 174 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 156 (12.81%) TDD
12 155 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
13 153 (12.56%) Unit Testing
14 148 (12.15%) User Acceptance Testing
15 147 (12.07%) BDD
16 136 (11.17%) Regression Testing
17 134 (11.00%) User Stories
18 130 (10.67%) Automation Testing
18 130 (10.67%) Defect Management
19 129 (10.59%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 399 (32.76%) Java
2 358 (29.39%) SQL
3 308 (25.29%) C#
4 152 (12.48%) JavaScript
5 93 (7.64%) Python
6 68 (5.58%) Ruby
7 55 (4.52%) C
8 48 (3.94%) C++
9 37 (3.04%) VB
10 34 (2.79%) PHP
11 33 (2.71%) Perl
12 30 (2.46%) Scala
13 25 (2.05%) Bash Shell
14 21 (1.72%) T-SQL
15 19 (1.56%) Groovy
16 14 (1.15%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.07%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.41%) PowerShell
18 5 (0.41%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 318 (26.11%) ISEB
2 244 (20.03%) ISTQB
3 205 (16.83%) Degree
4 125 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 65 (5.34%) Security Cleared
6 41 (3.37%) SC Cleared
7 24 (1.97%) DV Cleared
8 12 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 11 (0.90%) HP ASE
10 10 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.41%) CISSP
13 4 (0.33%) PhD
14 2 (0.16%) CCNA
14 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.16%) CITP
14 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.16%) MCSA
14 2 (0.16%) MCSE
14 2 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 445 (36.54%) QA
2 13 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.99%) SLA
4 4 (0.33%) SDET
5 3 (0.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) HL7
7 1 (0.082%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.66%) Docker
3 5 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.33%) Firmware
5 3 (0.25%) vSphere
6 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.16%) XenApp
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 192 (15.76%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (1.89%) HP SiteScope
3 20 (1.64%) CA Wily
4 18 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.23%) Puppet
6 7 (0.57%) Graphite
7 5 (0.41%) CFEngine
7 5 (0.41%) Mesos
7 5 (0.41%) Salt
7 5 (0.41%) yum
8 4 (0.33%) Ansible
9 3 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.25%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.16%) CloudHub
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.16%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.16%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.16%) vMotion
Vendors
1 213 (17.49%) HP
2 200 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 172 (14.12%) Oracle
4 70 (5.75%) Citrix
5 52 (4.27%) SAP
6 48 (3.94%) IBM
7 31 (2.55%) VMware
8 24 (1.97%) TIBCO
9 20 (1.64%) Dynatrace
10 14 (1.15%) Atlassian
11 13 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.99%) TOWER Software
13 10 (0.82%) PeopleSoft
14 9 (0.74%) Solace
15 8 (0.66%) Capita
15 8 (0.66%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.57%) CA
16 7 (0.57%) Cisco
17 6 (0.49%) AppDynamics
17 6 (0.49%) Telerik
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