The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Lead
Rank 608 616 617
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 18 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.030% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.032% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 3
Average salary £77,500 £52,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.61% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £66,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,100 £98,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -30.00%
Performance Test Leader
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
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Performance Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Test Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

Performance Test Leader Salary Trend in London

Performance Test Leader
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Performance Test Leader Salary Histogram in London

Performance Test Leader
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 Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 - 11 £77,500 -
Harrow - 1 £57,500 -
Performance Test Leader
England

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title.

1 26 (92.86%) Performance Testing
2 23 (82.14%) JMeter
3 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (64.29%) LoadRunner
5 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
5 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
6 14 (50.00%) Java
7 13 (46.43%) HP
8 10 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (32.14%) BDD
9 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
10 8 (28.57%) QA
11 7 (25.00%) WebLOAD
11 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
11 7 (25.00%) ATDD
11 7 (25.00%) Big Data
11 7 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
11 7 (25.00%) .NET
11 7 (25.00%) MySQL
11 7 (25.00%) Web Services
11 7 (25.00%) Windows
11 7 (25.00%) TDD
11 7 (25.00%) Middleware
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) SOA
12 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
12 5 (17.86%) Test Planning
12 5 (17.86%) Mentoring

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (25.00%) Big Data
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (82.14%) JMeter
2 18 (64.29%) LoadRunner
3 7 (25.00%) WebLOAD
4 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (10.71%) NeoLoad
6 2 (7.14%) LoadUI
6 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.14%) FitNesse
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium
6 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
1 7 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) RESTful
2 2 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Performance Testing
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
3 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
4 10 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (32.14%) BDD
5 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 7 (25.00%) ATDD
7 7 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
7 7 (25.00%) TDD
8 5 (17.86%) SOA
8 5 (17.86%) Test Planning
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.86%) Test Management
8 5 (17.86%) API Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Load Testing
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Capita