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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 416 437 393
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -44
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 622 640 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.64% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.75% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 487 498 663
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
81094 85836 94997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.93% 86.29% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68286 70492 77872
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 209 £52,500 +5.00% 31
South East +7 132 £45,000 -10.00% 15
Yorkshire +34 66 £47,500 +35.71% 9
East of England +29 50 £40,500 -14.73% 2
South West +7 44 £45,750 +44.09% 8
West Midlands -8 41 £36,250 -9.37% 3
North West +13 37 £42,500 +13.33% 9
East Midlands +28 29 £48,000 +28.00% 2
Midlands +12 4 £47,500 +23.37%
North East -4 4 £70,000 +40.00%
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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.

1 588 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (33.92%) QA
3 354 (31.36%) Java
4 341 (30.20%) Selenium
5 319 (28.26%) Test Automation
6 307 (27.19%) SQL
7 291 (25.78%) Finance
8 263 (23.29%) ISEB
9 253 (22.41%) C#
10 230 (20.37%) ISTQB
11 222 (19.66%) Software Testing
12 211 (18.69%) JMeter
13 204 (18.07%) SDLC
14 200 (17.71%) JIRA
15 197 (17.45%) LoadRunner
15 197 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
16 194 (17.18%) Scrum
17 190 (16.83%) BDD
18 187 (16.56%) TDD
19 186 (16.47%) Microsoft
20 183 (16.21%) Test Scripting
21 173 (15.32%) Functional Testing
22 171 (15.15%) Degree
23 170 (15.06%) Automated Testing
24 169 (14.97%) Test Strategy
25 160 (14.17%) Cucumber
26 151 (13.37%) Windows
27 148 (13.11%) JavaScript
28 147 (13.02%) HTML
29 145 (12.84%) .NET

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 54 (4.78%) Tomcat
2 41 (3.63%) Node.js
3 39 (3.45%) IIS
4 36 (3.19%) Apache
5 25 (2.21%) Confluence
6 23 (2.04%) WebLogic
7 21 (1.86%) OpenStack
8 20 (1.77%) WebSphere
9 18 (1.59%) CMS
10 16 (1.42%) JBoss
11 14 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (1.15%) Skype for Business
13 9 (0.80%) SharePoint
14 8 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.44%) CICS
16 5 (0.44%) nginx
16 5 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
17 4 (0.35%) Drupal
17 4 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 91 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.86%) MS Office
3 11 (0.97%) Mingle
4 8 (0.71%) MS Project
4 8 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (0.71%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.44%) Magento
5 4 (0.35%) Maximo
6 3 (0.27%) Changepoint
6 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.18%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.089%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.089%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.77%) SoftLayer
3 17 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.71%) GitHub
5 7 (0.62%) SaaS
6 4 (0.35%) Rackspace Cloud
6 4 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.18%) Force.com
7 2 (0.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.18%) PaaS
7 2 (0.18%) Yammer
8 1 (0.089%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.089%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.23%) HTTP
2 33 (2.92%) Firewall
3 24 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.59%) Internet
5 15 (1.33%) DNS
6 12 (1.06%) LAN
6 12 (1.06%) VLAN
6 12 (1.06%) WAN
7 10 (0.89%) HTTPS
7 10 (0.89%) iSCSI
7 10 (0.89%) SAN
8 8 (0.71%) LDAP
9 7 (0.62%) Broadband
10 6 (0.53%) SMTP
10 6 (0.53%) SSL
11 5 (0.44%) DHCP
12 4 (0.35%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.27%) Extranet
13 3 (0.27%) Intranet
13 3 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.01%) MySQL
3 24 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 23 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 22 (1.95%) Big Data
6 21 (1.86%) Hadoop
7 15 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.15%) DB2
9 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.71%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.62%) MS Access
11 7 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.35%) GIS
13 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 341 (30.20%) Selenium
2 211 (18.69%) JMeter
3 200 (17.71%) JIRA
4 197 (17.45%) LoadRunner
5 160 (14.17%) Cucumber
6 142 (12.58%) Jenkins
7 134 (11.87%) Visual Studio
8 128 (11.34%) WebDriver
9 107 (9.48%) Git (software)
10 83 (7.35%) SoapUI
11 75 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 74 (6.55%) NUnit
13 68 (6.02%) HP UFT
14 57 (5.05%) JUnit
15 56 (4.96%) Gatling
16 45 (3.99%) SpecFlow
17 44 (3.90%) Hudson
18 41 (3.63%) Rhino Mocks
19 39 (3.45%) TestNG
20 34 (3.01%) FitNesse
General
1 291 (25.78%) Finance
2 76 (6.73%) Retail
3 47 (4.16%) Banking
4 36 (3.19%) Games
5 31 (2.75%) Marketing
6 23 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.77%) Back Office
8 18 (1.59%) Publishing
9 13 (1.15%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.71%) Advertising
11 7 (0.62%) Legal
12 5 (0.44%) Law
13 4 (0.35%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.35%) Local Government
14 3 (0.27%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.18%) Automotive
15 2 (0.18%) Front Office
16 1 (0.089%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 256 (22.67%) Analyst
2 236 (20.90%) Tester
3 228 (20.19%) Test Analyst
4 167 (14.79%) Test Engineer
5 162 (14.35%) Developer
6 96 (8.50%) Test Manager
7 86 (7.62%) Automation Tester
7 86 (7.62%) Performance Tester
8 85 (7.53%) Developer in Test
9 64 (5.67%) Test Leader
10 57 (5.05%) QA Engineer
11 56 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
12 54 (4.78%) Automation Test Analyst
13 53 (4.69%) C# Developer
13 53 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
14 50 (4.43%) Software Tester
15 44 (3.90%) QA Analyst
16 43 (3.81%) Performance Analyst
17 42 (3.72%) Senior Tester
18 38 (3.37%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (13.02%) HTML
2 145 (12.84%) .NET
3 121 (10.72%) Web Services
4 108 (9.57%) CSS
5 91 (8.06%) XML
6 78 (6.91%) SOAP
7 55 (4.87%) REST
8 44 (3.90%) ASP.NET
9 38 (3.37%) Ajax
9 38 (3.37%) J2EE
10 36 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
11 35 (3.10%) HTML5
12 31 (2.75%) Middleware
13 30 (2.66%) Gherkin
14 29 (2.57%) CSS3
15 28 (2.48%) LAMP
16 24 (2.13%) Spring
17 22 (1.95%) .NET Framework
17 22 (1.95%) JMS
18 20 (1.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 113 (10.01%) Computer Science
2 100 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (3.45%) User Experience
4 38 (3.37%) Client/Server
4 38 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.92%) Mathematics
6 30 (2.66%) N-Tier
7 28 (2.48%) Data Centre
8 27 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.39%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.86%) Fintech
10 18 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.33%) Replication
12 13 (1.15%) Cybercrime
12 13 (1.15%) Mainframe
13 12 (1.06%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.97%) CESG
15 10 (0.89%) Clustering
15 10 (0.89%) Statistics
16 8 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 151 (13.37%) Windows
2 137 (12.13%) Linux
3 71 (6.29%) Unix
4 43 (3.81%) Android
5 41 (3.63%) Apple iOS
6 33 (2.92%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (1.33%) CentOS
10 14 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.80%) Debian
12 8 (0.71%) Kali Linux
12 8 (0.71%) Solaris
13 5 (0.44%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.44%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.27%) VMS
15 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.089%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 588 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (28.26%) Test Automation
3 222 (19.66%) Software Testing
4 204 (18.07%) SDLC
5 197 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
6 194 (17.18%) Scrum
7 190 (16.83%) BDD
8 187 (16.56%) TDD
9 183 (16.21%) Test Scripting
10 173 (15.32%) Functional Testing
11 170 (15.06%) Automated Testing
12 169 (14.97%) Test Strategy
13 145 (12.84%) Non-Functional Testing
14 143 (12.67%) Manual Testing
15 140 (12.40%) Automation Testing
16 138 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
17 135 (11.96%) User Stories
18 132 (11.69%) Mentoring
19 131 (11.60%) Integration Testing
20 129 (11.43%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 354 (31.36%) Java
2 307 (27.19%) SQL
3 253 (22.41%) C#
4 148 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 103 (9.12%) Python
5 103 (9.12%) Ruby
6 79 (7.00%) Perl
7 44 (3.90%) PHP
8 43 (3.81%) C
9 40 (3.54%) Bash Shell
10 39 (3.45%) C++
11 37 (3.28%) Scala
12 32 (2.83%) VB
13 20 (1.77%) Korn
14 19 (1.68%) Groovy
15 17 (1.51%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.33%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.15%) PL/SQL
18 12 (1.06%) VBA
19 11 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 263 (23.29%) ISEB
2 230 (20.37%) ISTQB
3 171 (15.15%) Degree
4 89 (7.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 80 (7.09%) Security Cleared
6 47 (4.16%) SC Cleared
7 28 (2.48%) DV Cleared
8 16 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.97%) CCNA
9 11 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.97%) MCITP
9 11 (0.97%) MCSA
9 11 (0.97%) MCSE
9 11 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.80%) HP ASE
11 7 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
12 6 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (0.35%) RHCE
13 4 (0.35%) RHCT
14 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 383 (33.92%) QA
2 17 (1.51%) SLA
3 9 (0.80%) SDET
4 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.089%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.089%) WAI
5 1 (0.089%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (0.97%) XenApp
3 8 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.35%) Firmware
5 3 (0.27%) Docker
5 3 (0.27%) vSphere
6 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 82 (7.26%) HP Quality Center
2 37 (3.28%) Puppet
3 34 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.77%) HAProxy
5 19 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 18 (1.59%) HP SiteScope
7 13 (1.15%) CA Wily
8 11 (0.97%) vMotion
9 8 (0.71%) SCCM
9 8 (0.71%) SCDPM
9 8 (0.71%) SCOM
10 6 (0.53%) Ansible
11 5 (0.44%) yum
12 4 (0.35%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.35%) Nagios
13 3 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.27%) Grafana
13 3 (0.27%) Graphite
13 3 (0.27%) OpenView
13 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 186 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 138 (12.22%) Oracle
3 128 (11.34%) HP
4 55 (4.87%) Citrix
5 45 (3.99%) VMware
6 33 (2.92%) IBM
6 33 (2.92%) SAP
7 20 (1.77%) Atlassian
8 19 (1.68%) Dynatrace
8 19 (1.68%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.33%) Rackspace
10 9 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.80%) TIBCO
11 8 (0.71%) WorldPay
12 7 (0.62%) AppDynamics
12 7 (0.62%) Borland
12 7 (0.62%) CA
13 6 (0.53%) Capita
13 6 (0.53%) Cisco
13 6 (0.53%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: EXCELLENT BENEFITS!!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £65,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Incredible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Health, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago