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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing Consultant
Rank 599 607 591
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 11 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.011% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.012% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 13
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
39358 40771 41991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33206 33384 35771
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +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 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 3 March 2015.

Performance Test Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Performance Test Consultant
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 Test Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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
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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 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Performance Test Consultant
England

Performance Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) HP
2 17 (80.95%) LoadRunner
3 16 (76.19%) Performance Testing
4 15 (71.43%) JMeter
5 12 (57.14%) Finance
6 11 (52.38%) ISEB
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle
7 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
7 10 (47.62%) Open Source
8 7 (33.33%) HP ASE
8 7 (33.33%) Banking
8 7 (33.33%) Retail
8 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 7 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (33.33%) Siebel
9 6 (28.57%) C
9 6 (28.57%) VB
9 6 (28.57%) C++
9 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
10 5 (23.81%) Ajax
10 5 (23.81%) SilkPerformer
10 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
10 5 (23.81%) Facilita Forecast
10 5 (23.81%) LoadUI
10 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
10 5 (23.81%) Citrix
10 5 (23.81%) WinRunner
10 5 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 5 (23.81%) IBM

Performance Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) LoadRunner
2 15 (71.43%) JMeter
3 5 (23.81%) SilkPerformer
3 5 (23.81%) WinRunner
3 5 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (23.81%) Facilita Forecast
3 5 (23.81%) LoadUI
4 3 (14.29%) WebLOAD
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
4 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Ajax
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Open Source
2 5 (23.81%) GIS
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Statistics
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Performance Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
3 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
7 2 (9.52%) E-business
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) C
2 6 (28.57%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) VB
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) HP ASE
3 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.52%) HP AIS
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) HP
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Siebel
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix