The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Engineer
Rank 650 - 645
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Engineer 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% - 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% - 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Average salary £70,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Performance Test Engineer
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
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Performance Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Performance Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Test Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Performance Test Engineer Salary Trend in London

Performance Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Test Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) JMeter
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Stress Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (41.67%) Graphite
4 5 (41.67%) Gatling
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services

Performance Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Test Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JMeter
2 5 (41.67%) Gatling
3 3 (25.00%) Introscope
3 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (8.33%) IPTV
2 1 (8.33%) Online Games
2 1 (8.33%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Stress Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (25.00%) Kanban
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Test Management
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Graphite
2 1 (8.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Dynatrace
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (8.33%) Sun