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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 419 435 464
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 531 665 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.66% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.75% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 396 555 493
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,975 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
73943 88189 92144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.10% 87.52% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61495 73694 76379
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +65 184 £57,500 +9.52% 21
South East +46 109 £50,000 -4.76% 10
East of England +22 70 £50,000 - 10
Yorkshire +30 65 £40,000 +6.66% 4
South West +21 38 £40,000 +8.84% 4
North West -90 25 £42,500 +12.58% 5
West Midlands -24 19 £40,000 - 8
East Midlands -4 15 £40,000 +8.10% 2
North East -1 5 £34,700 +33.46% 3
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 635 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 476 (40.03%) Java
3 382 (32.13%) QA
4 358 (30.11%) Selenium
5 345 (29.02%) Finance
6 335 (28.17%) SQL
7 301 (25.32%) C#
8 266 (22.37%) JMeter
9 261 (21.95%) Test Scripting
9 261 (21.95%) BDD
10 260 (21.87%) LoadRunner
11 252 (21.19%) Software Testing
12 246 (20.69%) TDD
13 232 (19.51%) Test Automation
14 219 (18.42%) ISTQB
14 219 (18.42%) ISEB
15 202 (16.99%) Scrum
16 198 (16.65%) Degree
17 193 (16.23%) HP
18 190 (15.98%) Non-Functional Testing
19 188 (15.81%) Continuous Integration
20 185 (15.56%) Functional Testing
21 184 (15.48%) .NET
22 178 (14.97%) Regression Testing
23 174 (14.63%) Automated Testing
24 165 (13.88%) Microsoft
25 159 (13.37%) SDLC
25 159 (13.37%) Cucumber
26 151 (12.70%) Web Services
26 151 (12.70%) JIRA

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 32 (2.69%) IIS
2 31 (2.61%) Confluence
3 30 (2.52%) Apache Spark
4 26 (2.19%) WebLogic
5 25 (2.10%) CMS
6 21 (1.77%) Tomcat
7 20 (1.68%) Apache
8 19 (1.60%) Apache Solr
9 18 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (1.35%) WebSphere
11 11 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.76%) MS Exchange
12 9 (0.76%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.67%) nginx
13 8 (0.67%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.59%) Commerce Server
14 7 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (0.50%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 104 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.78%) MS Office
3 8 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (0.67%) MS Project
4 7 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.084%) Mingle
5 1 (0.084%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 24 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.34%) CSG Singleview
2 4 (0.34%) Magento
3 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.084%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.084%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (1.18%) SaaS
5 13 (1.09%) Slack
6 11 (0.93%) G Suite
6 11 (0.93%) Office 365
7 7 (0.59%) GitHub
8 3 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.17%) IaaS
9 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.084%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.084%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (5.30%) HTTP
2 29 (2.44%) Internet
3 27 (2.27%) DNS
4 26 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 25 (2.10%) Firewall
6 15 (1.26%) SSL
7 13 (1.09%) WAN
8 11 (0.93%) LDAP
9 10 (0.84%) ATM
10 9 (0.76%) LAN
10 9 (0.76%) SAN
11 6 (0.50%) DMZ
11 6 (0.50%) SSH
12 4 (0.34%) DHCP
12 4 (0.34%) FTP
12 4 (0.34%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.34%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.25%) HSPA
13 3 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.04%) MongoDB
3 44 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 41 (3.45%) Big Data
5 38 (3.20%) Relational Database
6 35 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 31 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (2.35%) MySQL
9 27 (2.27%) Hadoop
10 26 (2.19%) RavenDB
11 16 (1.35%) MS Access
11 16 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.93%) DB2
15 11 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 358 (30.11%) Selenium
2 266 (22.37%) JMeter
3 260 (21.87%) LoadRunner
4 159 (13.37%) Cucumber
5 151 (12.70%) JIRA
6 137 (11.52%) Jenkins
7 130 (10.93%) SoapUI
8 123 (10.34%) WebDriver
9 116 (9.76%) Git (software)
10 91 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 76 (6.39%) Gatling
12 66 (5.55%) Visual Studio
13 65 (5.47%) HP UFT
14 63 (5.30%) JUnit
15 53 (4.46%) SpecFlow
16 50 (4.21%) Maven
17 48 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 39 (3.28%) LoadUI
19 37 (3.11%) NUnit
20 34 (2.86%) Ranorex
General
1 345 (29.02%) Finance
2 82 (6.90%) Retail
3 72 (6.06%) Banking
4 44 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 36 (3.03%) Marketing
6 30 (2.52%) Games
7 17 (1.43%) Advertising
8 15 (1.26%) Billing
9 13 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.09%) Law
10 11 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 11 (0.93%) Legal
11 10 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.84%) Publishing
12 6 (0.50%) Automotive
13 5 (0.42%) Front Office
14 4 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
15 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.084%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 281 (23.63%) Tester
2 256 (21.53%) Analyst
3 205 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 155 (13.04%) Developer
5 143 (12.03%) Test Engineer
6 98 (8.24%) Performance Tester
7 93 (7.82%) Automation Tester
8 90 (7.57%) Test Manager
9 83 (6.98%) Software Tester
10 75 (6.31%) Test Leader
11 70 (5.89%) QA Tester
12 67 (5.63%) QA Engineer
13 58 (4.88%) Architect
14 53 (4.46%) Senior Tester
15 52 (4.37%) Java Developer
16 49 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
17 48 (4.04%) QA Analyst
18 47 (3.95%) Software Test Engineer
19 44 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
19 44 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (15.48%) .NET
2 151 (12.70%) Web Services
3 150 (12.62%) HTML
4 84 (7.06%) REST
5 82 (6.90%) SOAP
6 77 (6.48%) ASP.NET
7 59 (4.96%) XML
8 55 (4.63%) CSS
9 49 (4.12%) Ajax
10 43 (3.62%) RESTful
11 35 (2.94%) Gherkin
12 33 (2.78%) AngularJS
12 33 (2.78%) HTML5
12 33 (2.78%) Spring
13 31 (2.61%) JMS
14 30 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (1.77%) J2EE
17 17 (1.43%) Node.js
18 16 (1.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 128 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 113 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (3.78%) Mobile App
4 37 (3.11%) Data Structures
5 36 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 36 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (2.86%) User Experience
7 24 (2.02%) Mathematics
8 23 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (1.68%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.60%) Statistics
11 16 (1.35%) Fintech
12 15 (1.26%) Data Centre
13 14 (1.18%) Client/Server
13 14 (1.18%) Public Cloud
14 13 (1.09%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.84%) Health Informatics
15 10 (0.84%) Informatics
16 9 (0.76%) Driving Licence
17 8 (0.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 116 (9.76%) Windows
2 115 (9.67%) Linux
3 93 (7.82%) Unix
4 29 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.19%) Android
6 16 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.42%) CentOS
10 5 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.34%) Solaris
12 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.17%) AIX
14 1 (0.084%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (21.95%) BDD
2 261 (21.95%) Test Scripting
3 252 (21.19%) Software Testing
4 246 (20.69%) TDD
5 232 (19.51%) Test Automation
6 202 (16.99%) Scrum
7 190 (15.98%) Non-Functional Testing
8 188 (15.81%) Continuous Integration
9 185 (15.56%) Functional Testing
10 178 (14.97%) Regression Testing
11 174 (14.63%) Automated Testing
12 159 (13.37%) SDLC
13 143 (12.03%) Automation Testing
14 137 (11.52%) Software Engineering
15 134 (11.27%) Test Strategy
16 130 (10.93%) Manual Testing
17 128 (10.77%) Integration Testing
18 125 (10.51%) Unit Testing
19 124 (10.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 476 (40.03%) Java
2 335 (28.17%) SQL
3 301 (25.32%) C#
4 141 (11.86%) Python
5 123 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 86 (7.23%) Ruby
7 81 (6.81%) Perl
8 73 (6.14%) Scala
9 64 (5.38%) C++
10 51 (4.29%) PHP
11 46 (3.87%) T-SQL
12 43 (3.62%) Bash Shell
12 43 (3.62%) C
12 43 (3.62%) VB
13 37 (3.11%) Shell Script
13 37 (3.11%) VBScript
14 21 (1.77%) Groovy
15 17 (1.43%) PowerShell
16 11 (0.93%) Go
17 9 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 219 (18.42%) ISEB
1 219 (18.42%) ISTQB
2 198 (16.65%) Degree
3 84 (7.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 49 (4.12%) Security Cleared
5 30 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 25 (2.10%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.01%) ISEB Practitioner
7 12 (1.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.50%) IIBA
10 4 (0.34%) MBCS
10 4 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.25%) CCNA
11 3 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.17%) CCNP
12 2 (0.17%) Chartered Engineer
12 2 (0.17%) PhD
12 2 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 382 (32.13%) QA
2 30 (2.52%) SDET
3 10 (0.84%) SLA
4 6 (0.50%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.42%) HL7
6 4 (0.34%) DICOM
System Software
1 21 (1.77%) Docker
1 21 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (0.93%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.34%) Snort
5 2 (0.17%) HDFS
5 2 (0.17%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.084%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 134 (11.27%) HP Quality Center
2 48 (4.04%) HP SiteScope
3 41 (3.45%) Puppet
4 24 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.26%) Perfmon
6 8 (0.67%) Rundeck
7 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (0.50%) Nagios
8 5 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.34%) Ansible
9 4 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (0.25%) Ambari
10 3 (0.25%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.25%) Grafana
10 3 (0.25%) Graphite
10 3 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.25%) Kibana
11 2 (0.17%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 193 (16.23%) HP
2 165 (13.88%) Microsoft
3 124 (10.43%) Oracle
4 42 (3.53%) IBM
5 35 (2.94%) SAP
6 32 (2.69%) Atlassian
7 30 (2.52%) SOASTA, Inc
8 26 (2.19%) Citrix
9 23 (1.93%) VMware
10 18 (1.51%) Cognizant
11 16 (1.35%) Google
12 15 (1.26%) Telerik
13 14 (1.18%) CA Agile Central
14 11 (0.93%) Riverbed
15 8 (0.67%) AppDynamics
15 8 (0.67%) Hitachi
15 8 (0.67%) InterSystems
15 8 (0.67%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.67%) Sitecore
16 6 (0.50%) Sun
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, penison and shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 57k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 5 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago