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 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 Testing Consultant
Rank 622 613 619
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.018% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.019% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
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
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 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
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 24 December 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
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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 +12 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Performance Test Consultant
England

Performance Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (95.65%) LoadRunner
2 18 (78.26%) Finance
3 16 (69.57%) Performance Testing
3 16 (69.57%) Test Scripting
4 15 (65.22%) HP
4 15 (65.22%) ISEB
5 14 (60.87%) Banking
5 14 (60.87%) Retail
6 11 (47.83%) Software Testing
7 10 (43.48%) Java
7 10 (43.48%) JMeter
7 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
7 10 (43.48%) HP ASE
8 7 (30.43%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) Siebel
8 7 (30.43%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
8 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (26.09%) LoadUI
10 5 (21.74%) QA
10 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (17.39%) SQL
11 4 (17.39%) Citrix
11 4 (17.39%) WinRunner
11 4 (17.39%) GIS
11 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
11 4 (17.39%) Scrum
11 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (17.39%) Ajax

Performance Test Consultant
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 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (95.65%) LoadRunner
2 10 (43.48%) JMeter
3 7 (30.43%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (26.09%) LoadUI
5 4 (17.39%) Facilita Forecast
5 4 (17.39%) WinRunner
5 4 (17.39%) SilkPerformer
6 3 (13.04%) WebLOAD
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Banking
2 14 (60.87%) Retail
3 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
4 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) GIS
1 4 (17.39%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Statistics
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Performance Testing
1 16 (69.57%) Test Scripting
2 11 (47.83%) Software Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) ERP
4 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
4 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
4 3 (13.04%) E-business
4 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VB
3 3 (13.04%) C
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) ISEB
2 10 (43.48%) HP ASE
3 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (13.04%) HP AIS
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) HP
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Siebel
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix