The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Lead
Rank 629 595 616
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 12 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.020% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.022% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,340 £50,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+20.68% +26.58%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45106 41360 48787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.63% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37956 34763 42530
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Performance Test Leader
England

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
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 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 1 £52,500 -47.50%
Performance Test Leader
England

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 28 (93.33%) Performance Testing
2 25 (83.33%) LoadRunner
3 16 (53.33%) HP
4 13 (43.33%) IBM
4 13 (43.33%) Test Scripting
4 13 (43.33%) Rational Performance Tester
5 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
5 7 (23.33%) Load Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Business Development
7 5 (16.67%) Internet
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) QA
9 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (10.00%) Big Data
9 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Open Source
9 3 (10.00%) SOA
9 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
9 3 (10.00%) ERP
9 3 (10.00%) Oracle
9 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (10.00%) JMeter
9 3 (10.00%) Hitachi
9 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (6.67%) ISEB

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 13 (43.33%) Rational Performance Tester
3 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
4 1 (3.33%) Introscope
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) SOAP
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) JMS
1 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (10.00%) Open Source
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Performance Testing
2 13 (43.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (23.33%) Load Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (20.00%) Business Development
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Scalability Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.33%) DNA
7 1 (3.33%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) HP ASE
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) HP
2 13 (43.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos