The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Tester 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 Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tester
Rank 623 645 594
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 13 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.068% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.072% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 13
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Performance Tester
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
40926 47115 41254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34602 39460 34719
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Performance Tester Salary Trend in London

Performance Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Performance Tester Salary Histogram in London

Performance Tester
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 Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(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 +42 1 £45,000 -12.19%
Performance Tester
England

Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Tester 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 Tester in their job title.

1 21 (65.63%) LoadRunner
2 20 (62.50%) JMeter
2 20 (62.50%) Performance Testing
3 19 (59.38%) HP
4 16 (50.00%) Open Source
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (40.63%) JIRA
6 13 (40.63%) NeoLoad
7 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
7 11 (34.38%) Web Services
7 11 (34.38%) IIS
8 10 (31.25%) Apache
8 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
9 9 (28.13%) Java
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (25.00%) OOP
10 8 (25.00%) OO
10 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.00%) QA
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (25.00%) SDLC
10 8 (25.00%) Facilita Forecast
10 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
10 8 (25.00%) Windows 8
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 8 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Vista

Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Performance Tester 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (34.38%) IIS
2 10 (31.25%) Apache
3 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) LoadRunner
2 20 (62.50%) JMeter
3 13 (40.63%) JIRA
3 13 (40.63%) NeoLoad
4 8 (25.00%) Facilita Forecast
4 8 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.25%) TestNG
6 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.25%) JProfiler
6 2 (6.25%) VisualVM
6 2 (6.25%) JUnit
6 2 (6.25%) Selenium
7 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) WCF
3 3 (9.38%) WPF
3 3 (9.38%) WinForms
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) XSL
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.25%) Video on Demand
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) IPTV
3 1 (3.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Android
5 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 16 (50.00%) Open Source
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) OOP
4 8 (25.00%) OO
4 8 (25.00%) SDLC
4 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (25.00%) Database Tuning
5 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.38%) Requirements Management
6 3 (9.38%) BDD
6 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Stress Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) ISEB
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.25%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) HP
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) SOASTA, Inc
4 2 (6.25%) Sun
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Apple
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40k - £58k + Banking Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago