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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Engineer
Rank 607 614 569
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 5 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.024% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.025% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 32
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £71,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
- +13.47%
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
38180 39749 40739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.82% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32210 32598 34627
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 4 £50,000 -25.92%
Performance Engineer
England

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 13 (56.52%) Performance Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 8 (34.78%) HTTP
4 8 (34.78%) Performance Engineering
5 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Games
6 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 5 (21.74%) RESTful
7 5 (21.74%) HP
8 4 (17.39%) Nagios
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (13.04%) AppDynamics
9 3 (13.04%) Resilience Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (13.04%) SOASTA, Inc
9 3 (13.04%) DevOps
9 3 (13.04%) Pingdom
9 3 (13.04%) Puppet

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Introscope
2 2 (8.70%) JMeter
2 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (26.09%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) RESTful
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) IPTV
2 3 (13.04%) Video on Demand
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Performance Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Performance Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
5 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (13.04%) DevOps
8 3 (13.04%) Resilience Testing
9 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
10 1 (4.35%) Project Management
10 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
10 1 (4.35%) Process Management
10 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) C
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) CA Wily
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) Pingdom
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) CA
2 3 (13.04%) Splunk
2 3 (13.04%) SOASTA, Inc
2 3 (13.04%) AppDynamics
2 3 (13.04%) Compuware
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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