The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Consultant 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 Test Consultant in their job title 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 Testing Consultant
Rank 606 600 618
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 17 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.020% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.022% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 23
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
Performance Test Consultant
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
42846 41399 47957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.51% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35783 34736 41598
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Performance Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Performance Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Test Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Performance Test Consultant Salary Trend in London

Performance Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

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

Performance Test Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Performance Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Test Consultant 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 Test Consultant in their job title.

1 33 (94.29%) LoadRunner
2 29 (82.86%) HP
3 26 (74.29%) ISEB
3 26 (74.29%) Performance Testing
4 22 (62.86%) Software Testing
5 20 (57.14%) Telecoms
6 17 (48.57%) Test Scripting
7 16 (45.71%) Finance
8 14 (40.00%) QA
8 14 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (37.14%) TMap
10 12 (34.29%) HP ASE
10 12 (34.29%) Java
11 11 (31.43%) Banking
11 11 (31.43%) Retail
12 9 (25.71%) .NET
12 9 (25.71%) Degree
13 7 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
14 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
15 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
15 4 (11.43%) Oracle
15 4 (11.43%) Siebel
15 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
15 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
15 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
15 4 (11.43%) JMeter
16 3 (8.57%) UNIX
16 3 (8.57%) VB

Performance Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Test Consultant 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 Test Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 33 (94.29%) LoadRunner
2 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (11.43%) JMeter
4 2 (5.71%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (5.71%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.86%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 20 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 11 (31.43%) Banking
3 11 (31.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Statistics
3 1 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Performance Testing
2 22 (62.86%) Software Testing
3 17 (48.57%) Test Scripting
4 13 (37.14%) TMap
5 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.71%) E-business
7 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
8 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) VB
2 3 (8.57%) C
2 3 (8.57%) C++
3 2 (5.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) ISEB
2 14 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (34.29%) HP ASE
4 9 (25.71%) Degree
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
6 2 (5.71%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) HP
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Siebel
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) IBM