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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing Consultant
Rank 626 627 610
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 6 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.049% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.053% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 3
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £46,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+34.40% +43.07%
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
41415 45452 41396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.51% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35104 38228 34621
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 28 July 2015.

Performance Test Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Performance Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (100.00%) HP
2 16 (94.12%) LoadRunner
3 12 (70.59%) ISEB
3 12 (70.59%) C
3 12 (70.59%) C++
3 12 (70.59%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) HP ASE
3 12 (70.59%) ISTQB
4 10 (58.82%) VB
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) Project Planning
5 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
5 8 (47.06%) Server Monitoring
6 7 (41.18%) Performance Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
8 4 (23.53%) Performance Engineering
8 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) JMeter
9 3 (17.65%) IBM
10 2 (11.76%) SAP
10 2 (11.76%) Rational Performance Tester
10 2 (11.76%) Selenium

Performance Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) LoadRunner
2 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) JMeter
4 2 (11.76%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) LoadUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Planning
1 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
1 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
1 8 (47.06%) Server Monitoring
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C
1 12 (70.59%) C++
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) VB
3 4 (23.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) ISEB
1 12 (70.59%) HP ASE
1 12 (70.59%) ISTQB
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Capita