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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineer
Rank 624 607 603
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 6 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.031% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.033% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 23
Average salary £60,750 £61,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.81% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £85,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,500 -
% change year-on-year
-20.79% -
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (51.35%) Performance Testing
2 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) Test Scripting
3 16 (43.24%) HTTP
4 12 (32.43%) .NET
4 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
4 12 (32.43%) RESTful
5 11 (29.73%) Network Architecture
5 11 (29.73%) Mobile App
6 10 (27.03%) Performance Engineering
7 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (21.62%) Games
9 7 (18.92%) Java
9 7 (18.92%) UNIX
9 7 (18.92%) Linux
9 7 (18.92%) HP
10 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
11 5 (13.51%) Web Services
11 5 (13.51%) Windows
11 5 (13.51%) Internet
11 5 (13.51%) Nagios
11 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (10.81%) C
12 4 (10.81%) Benchmarking
12 4 (10.81%) IPTV
12 4 (10.81%) Video on Demand
12 4 (10.81%) PaaS
12 4 (10.81%) Puppet
12 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) HTTP
2 5 (13.51%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
1 2 (5.41%) JMeter
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (21.62%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
1 12 (32.43%) RESTful
2 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Video on Demand
3 4 (10.81%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (10.81%) IPTV
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
1 7 (18.92%) UNIX
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Performance Testing
2 17 (45.95%) Test Scripting
2 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
4 11 (29.73%) Network Architecture
5 10 (27.03%) Performance Engineering
6 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Benchmarking
7 4 (10.81%) DevOps
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.81%) Resilience Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Build Automation
9 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.41%) Project Management
9 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
9 2 (5.41%) Process Management
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.70%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) C
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
1 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Nagios
2 4 (10.81%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.81%) Pingdom
3 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) HP
2 4 (10.81%) Splunk
2 4 (10.81%) SOASTA, Inc
2 4 (10.81%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Intel
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) CODA
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
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