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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Engineer
Rank 605 604 602
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 3 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.026% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.027% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 24
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
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
38776 40118 42976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.85% 93.84% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32989 32860 37014
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 £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
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 26 January 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 -7 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Performance Engineer
England

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (51.52%) Performance Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
3 14 (42.42%) HTTP
4 12 (36.36%) .NET
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
5 10 (30.30%) RESTful
6 9 (27.27%) Network Architecture
6 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
6 9 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
7 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (24.24%) Games
8 7 (21.21%) Java
8 7 (21.21%) HP
9 6 (18.18%) UNIX
9 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
10 5 (15.15%) Web Services
10 5 (15.15%) Nagios
10 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.12%) AppDynamics
11 4 (12.12%) SOASTA, Inc
11 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (12.12%) DevOps
11 4 (12.12%) Pingdom
11 4 (12.12%) Resilience Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (12.12%) Puppet

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (3.03%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
1 2 (6.06%) JMeter
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Introscope
2 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (24.24%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) RESTful
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (12.12%) IPTV
3 4 (12.12%) Video on Demand
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
6 1 (3.03%) Clustering
6 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Performance Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
6 9 (27.27%) Network Architecture
6 9 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
7 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) Benchmarking
8 4 (12.12%) DevOps
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (12.12%) Resilience Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
9 2 (6.06%) Process Management
9 2 (6.06%) Build Automation
9 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Low Latency
10 1 (3.03%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) C
4 3 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Nagios
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.12%) Pingdom
3 1 (3.03%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.03%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) HP
2 4 (12.12%) Splunk
2 4 (12.12%) SOASTA, Inc
2 4 (12.12%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Compuware
3 1 (3.03%) Intel
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) CA
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) VMware