The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineer
Rank 611 583 622
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 16 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.060% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.065% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 21
Average salary £60,000 £53,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +15.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £90,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £36,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.48% -27.50%
Performance Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43846 41812 47867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36609 35107 41532
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Performance Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Performance Engineer Salary Trend in London

Performance Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Performance Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Performance Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
City of London +1 7 £60,000 +9.09%
Performance Engineer
England

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title 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 with Performance Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (47.62%) Performance Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) HTTP
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) UNIX
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) RESTful
3 7 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Ruby
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) Build Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) .NET
8 2 (9.52%) HP
8 2 (9.52%) Internet

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title 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 with Performance Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.76%) IPTV
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
1 10 (47.62%) Performance Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
2 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Intel
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) CODA
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP