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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Lead
Rank 641 651 696
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 11 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.035% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.037% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 16
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +64 6 £77,500 +10.71%
Performance Test Leader
England

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 21 (84.00%) LoadRunner
2 19 (76.00%) JMeter
2 19 (76.00%) HP
3 14 (56.00%) Test Management
4 13 (52.00%) Performance Testing
4 13 (52.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) .NET
6 11 (44.00%) Citrix
6 11 (44.00%) Open Source
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
8 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
8 7 (28.00%) IBM
9 6 (24.00%) SLA
10 5 (20.00%) Publishing
10 5 (20.00%) WorldPay
10 5 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (20.00%) Fintech
11 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
11 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
11 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
12 3 (12.00%) QA
12 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (12.00%) NeoLoad
12 3 (12.00%) Defect Management
12 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
12 3 (12.00%) Mentoring

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) LoadRunner
2 19 (76.00%) JMeter
3 3 (12.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Publishing
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Fintech
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Test Management
2 13 (52.00%) Performance Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Open Source
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) HP
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.00%) WorldPay