The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Engineering over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineering
Rank 601 545 598
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +53
Permanent jobs citing Performance Engineering 22 64 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 30
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -3.12%
Performance Engineering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38396 36997 41308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.65% 83.57% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31591 30644 35537
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Performance Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineering across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Engineering
Salary Trend in London

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

Performance Engineering Salary Trend in London

Performance Engineering
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Engineering across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Performance Engineering Salary Histogram in London

Performance Engineering
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 Engineering within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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 -12 2 £75,000 +7.14%
Paddington - 2 - -
Hammersmith -2 1 £43,750 -7.89%
Performance Engineering
England

Performance Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Performance Engineering also 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 that cited Performance Engineering.

1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Performance Testing
3 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
4 14 (36.84%) Java
4 14 (36.84%) HP
5 12 (31.58%) LoadRunner
5 12 (31.58%) UNIX
5 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
6 11 (28.95%) Oracle
6 11 (28.95%) Degree
7 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) C++
8 9 (23.68%) ERP
8 9 (23.68%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
9 8 (21.05%) SOA
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
9 8 (21.05%) Linux
9 8 (21.05%) Quality Management
10 7 (18.42%) JMeter
10 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
11 6 (15.79%) Ruby
11 6 (15.79%) Middleware
11 6 (15.79%) C
11 6 (15.79%) Banking
12 5 (13.16%) Statistics
12 5 (13.16%) Retail
12 5 (13.16%) DB2

Performance Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Performance Engineering also 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 that cited Performance Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
2 4 (10.53%) LTE
2 4 (10.53%) GPRS
2 4 (10.53%) GSM
2 4 (10.53%) UMTS
2 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) Wireless
3 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.63%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.63%) CDMA
4 1 (2.63%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) DB2
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) LoadRunner
2 7 (18.42%) JMeter
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
4 2 (5.26%) LoadUI
4 2 (5.26%) JProfiler
4 2 (5.26%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.26%) ClearQuest
4 2 (5.26%) JUnit
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) Introscope
5 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.63%) NUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.79%) Banking
4 5 (13.16%) Retail
5 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (5.26%) Billing
7 1 (2.63%) Electronics
7 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
1 8 (21.05%) Architect
2 7 (18.42%) Performance Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Performance Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Tester
4 5 (13.16%) Non-Functional Tester
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Support
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Middleware
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) ATL
3 3 (7.89%) STL
3 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 3 (7.89%) MFC
3 3 (7.89%) JMS
4 2 (5.26%) Java EE
4 2 (5.26%) WCF
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (5.26%) Rendezvous
4 2 (5.26%) Struts
4 2 (5.26%) EJB
4 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (5.26%) JSF
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) Statistics
2 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) RIA
3 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
4 3 (7.89%) Web 2.0
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) UNIX
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Performance Testing
2 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.68%) ERP
3 9 (23.68%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (21.05%) SOA
4 8 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.89%) Validation
7 3 (7.89%) Change Management
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) UML
7 3 (7.89%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (7.89%) Load Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Product Management
7 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.89%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) C++
3 6 (15.79%) Ruby
3 6 (15.79%) C
4 5 (13.16%) Python
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) HP AIS
3 2 (5.26%) HP ASE
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.63%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) HP
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.16%) JBoss
5 2 (5.26%) Siebel
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Intel
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum DOE + Excellent Corporate Bens/bonus
Posted: 5 days ago