The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 350 374 351
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 320 260 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.71% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 255 196 285
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Performance Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38736 36865 41399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.75% 81.85% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31964 30489 35755
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in London

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in London

Performance Testing
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 Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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 -23 44 £55,000 - 7
Kingston Upon Thames -3 8 £65,000 -
Clapham - 8 £60,000 -
Hammersmith - 8 £60,000 -
Teddington - 3 £38,500 -
Hayes - 3 £86,000 -
Ealing +12 2 £54,000 -10.00%
Docklands, London -6 1 - -
Hounslow -11 1 £52,500 -
Chessington - 1 £47,500 -
Harrow - 1 £36,000 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Performance Testing also 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 that cited Performance Testing.

1 329 (45.32%) QA
2 246 (33.88%) SQL
3 230 (31.68%) Selenium
4 212 (29.20%) Java
4 212 (29.20%) Finance
5 189 (26.03%) Test Scripting
6 168 (23.14%) LoadRunner
7 161 (22.18%) Automated Testing
8 159 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
8 159 (21.90%) Scrum
9 136 (18.73%) Linux
9 136 (18.73%) Test Automation
10 133 (18.32%) C#
11 131 (18.04%) QuickTest Pro
12 126 (17.36%) .NET
13 124 (17.08%) TDD
14 123 (16.94%) Degree
14 123 (16.94%) HP
15 121 (16.67%) Test Strategy
16 112 (15.43%) ISEB
16 112 (15.43%) E-Commerce
17 99 (13.64%) SQL Server
18 98 (13.50%) Oracle
19 96 (13.22%) Microsoft
20 95 (13.09%) Retail
21 93 (12.81%) BDD
22 89 (12.26%) Software Testing
23 87 (11.98%) Regression Testing
23 87 (11.98%) Jenkins
24 86 (11.85%) HTML

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Performance Testing also 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 that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (5.65%) Confluence
2 31 (4.27%) Jetty
3 29 (3.99%) Node.js
4 24 (3.31%) Apache
5 19 (2.62%) Tomcat
5 19 (2.62%) SharePoint
6 18 (2.48%) IIS
7 15 (2.07%) nginx
8 10 (1.38%) Moodle
9 9 (1.24%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.10%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.83%) CMS
13 5 (0.69%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.55%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.28%) Content Management Server
16 2 (0.28%) Lync
16 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 43 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (0.69%) MS Office
3 4 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.41%) FastStats
5 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.41%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.28%) Sophis RISQUE
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.24%) SaaS
2 8 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.96%) GitHub
4 4 (0.55%) Heroku
4 4 (0.55%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.41%) Route 53
5 3 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.14%) Trello
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.75%) TCP/IP
2 44 (6.06%) HTTP
3 37 (5.10%) Internet
4 21 (2.89%) LAN
4 21 (2.89%) WAN
5 16 (2.20%) DNS
6 13 (1.79%) LDAP
6 13 (1.79%) Firewall
7 9 (1.24%) SSH
7 9 (1.24%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.83%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.83%) SSL
9 5 (0.69%) VPN
9 5 (0.69%) BGP
9 5 (0.69%) MVNO
10 4 (0.55%) DHCP
11 3 (0.41%) SNMP
11 3 (0.41%) SAN
11 3 (0.41%) NAS
12 2 (0.28%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.44%) Relational Database
3 48 (6.61%) MySQL
4 34 (4.68%) Big Data
5 31 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 29 (3.99%) MongoDB
7 27 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (2.75%) Redis
9 19 (2.62%) Hadoop
9 19 (2.62%) Oracle Database
10 14 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
12 11 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.10%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 230 (31.68%) Selenium
2 168 (23.14%) LoadRunner
3 131 (18.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 87 (11.98%) Jenkins
5 81 (11.16%) JMeter
6 77 (10.61%) Git (software)
7 76 (10.47%) Visual Studio
8 59 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 57 (7.85%) WebDriver
10 56 (7.71%) JIRA
11 54 (7.44%) SoapUI
12 41 (5.65%) Hudson
13 40 (5.51%) Cucumber
14 35 (4.82%) Maven
15 32 (4.41%) Subversion
16 31 (4.27%) NUnit
17 30 (4.13%) JUnit
18 29 (3.99%) SpecFlow
19 28 (3.86%) VisualVM
20 24 (3.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 212 (29.20%) Finance
2 95 (13.09%) Retail
3 50 (6.89%) Banking
4 37 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.55%) Marketing
6 18 (2.48%) Investment Banking
7 16 (2.20%) Back Office
8 15 (2.07%) Advertising
9 13 (1.79%) Publishing
10 11 (1.52%) Legal
11 10 (1.38%) Games
12 8 (1.10%) Law
13 4 (0.55%) Front Office
13 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.41%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.41%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.28%) Polish Language
16 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 162 (22.31%) Analyst
2 143 (19.70%) Tester
3 112 (15.43%) Developer
4 108 (14.88%) Test Analyst
5 69 (9.50%) Java Developer
6 55 (7.58%) Test Manager
7 50 (6.89%) Consultant
8 47 (6.47%) Performance Tester
9 45 (6.20%) QA Engineer
10 44 (6.06%) Test Leader
11 43 (5.92%) Test Engineer
12 38 (5.23%) Senior Developer
13 37 (5.10%) Test Consultant
14 36 (4.96%) QA Tester
15 34 (4.68%) QA Analyst
16 31 (4.27%) Automation Analyst
17 27 (3.72%) Performance Consultant
17 27 (3.72%) Automation Test Analyst
17 27 (3.72%) Performance Test Consultant
18 24 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (17.36%) .NET
2 86 (11.85%) HTML
3 74 (10.19%) CSS
4 70 (9.64%) Web Services
5 45 (6.20%) CSS3
6 43 (5.92%) Gherkin
7 40 (5.51%) HTML5
8 38 (5.23%) SOAP
9 37 (5.10%) jQuery
10 36 (4.96%) ASP.NET
11 29 (3.99%) Ajax
12 28 (3.86%) J2EE
13 26 (3.58%) .NET Framework
13 26 (3.58%) Spring
13 26 (3.58%) RESTful
14 25 (3.44%) REST
15 24 (3.31%) WCF
15 24 (3.31%) Hibernate
16 22 (3.03%) JSP
16 22 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.47%) Open Source
2 59 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.79%) Client/Server
4 26 (3.58%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.24%) Clustering
6 9 (1.24%) E-Learning
6 9 (1.24%) VLE
6 9 (1.24%) Statistics
6 9 (1.24%) Learning Management System
7 8 (1.10%) iPhone
7 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (0.96%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 6 (0.83%) Web 2.0
9 6 (0.83%) Online Games
9 6 (0.83%) Derivative
9 6 (0.83%) Social Media
10 5 (0.69%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.69%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 136 (18.73%) Linux
2 75 (10.33%) UNIX
3 61 (8.40%) Windows
4 35 (4.82%) Android
5 32 (4.41%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.20%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.65%) CentOS
8 9 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.69%) Solaris
11 4 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.55%) VMS
11 4 (0.55%) AIX
12 3 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.14%) zOS
14 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (26.03%) Test Scripting
2 161 (22.18%) Automated Testing
3 159 (21.90%) Scrum
3 159 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (18.73%) Test Automation
5 124 (17.08%) TDD
6 121 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 112 (15.43%) E-Commerce
8 93 (12.81%) BDD
9 89 (12.26%) Software Testing
10 87 (11.98%) Regression Testing
11 85 (11.71%) Integration Testing
12 82 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
13 71 (9.78%) Automation Testing
14 69 (9.50%) User Stories
14 69 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
15 65 (8.95%) Unit Testing
16 58 (7.99%) Manual Testing
17 53 (7.30%) Security Testing
17 53 (7.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 246 (33.88%) SQL
2 212 (29.20%) Java
3 133 (18.32%) C#
4 85 (11.71%) JavaScript
5 70 (9.64%) Python
6 51 (7.02%) Perl
7 50 (6.89%) Ruby
8 42 (5.79%) PL/SQL
9 36 (4.96%) C++
10 34 (4.68%) Bash Shell
11 31 (4.27%) T-SQL
12 27 (3.72%) PHP
13 23 (3.17%) VBScript
14 20 (2.75%) VB
15 19 (2.62%) Scala
16 17 (2.34%) C
17 11 (1.52%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.52%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.38%) sed
19 7 (0.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 123 (16.94%) Degree
2 112 (15.43%) ISEB
3 72 (9.92%) ISTQB
4 42 (5.79%) Security Cleared
5 38 (5.23%) SC Cleared
6 36 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 28 (3.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (0.96%) Brainbench
8 7 (0.96%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.83%) MCSE
9 6 (0.83%) MCSA
9 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.69%) CISSP
11 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.28%) HP ASE
12 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.28%) CCNP
13 1 (0.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (45.32%) QA
2 4 (0.55%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.24%) Shibboleth
3 6 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.55%) vSphere
6 3 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 77 (10.61%) HP Quality Center
2 55 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (5.23%) Puppet
4 19 (2.62%) Nagios
5 14 (1.93%) Ganglia
6 11 (1.52%) Zenoss
7 7 (0.96%) Capistrano
8 6 (0.83%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.83%) Ansible
9 5 (0.69%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.55%) logstash
11 3 (0.41%) CFEngine
11 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (0.41%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.41%) OSSEC
11 3 (0.41%) Salt
12 1 (0.14%) CA Wily
12 1 (0.14%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 123 (16.94%) HP
2 98 (13.50%) Oracle
3 96 (13.22%) Microsoft
4 34 (4.68%) SAP
5 33 (4.55%) JBoss
6 26 (3.58%) Citrix
7 21 (2.89%) Atlassian
8 19 (2.62%) VMware
9 16 (2.20%) Google
9 16 (2.20%) Adobe
9 16 (2.20%) Perforce
10 14 (1.93%) IBM
11 11 (1.52%) Hitachi
12 9 (1.24%) Cisco
13 7 (0.96%) Siebel
13 7 (0.96%) hybris
13 7 (0.96%) Rackspace
14 6 (0.83%) Splunk
15 5 (0.69%) Red Hat
16 4 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
London
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £63000 per annum + Pension,Life,PMI and more
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and bens
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Arsenal Football Club
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
South West London
Required IT
Salary: £38,000 - £42,000
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 13 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 45000-55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Mi5
Salary: From £27,980 to £37,041 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago