The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 335 378 347
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -31
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 359 237 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.53% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.65% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 293 182 289
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39741 36204 40945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.59% 81.56% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32971 29817 35421
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Testing
England

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 30 July 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 30 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 61 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Clapham - 11 £60,000 -
Hammersmith - 11 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -13 4 £35,000 - 2
Teddington - 3 £38,500 - 1
Hayes - 3 £86,000 -
Ealing +9 2 £54,000 -10.00%
Chessington - 2 £47,500 -
Harrow - 2 £46,000 -
Hounslow -15 1 £52,500 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 319 (42.65%) QA
2 245 (32.75%) SQL
3 241 (32.22%) Selenium
4 226 (30.21%) Finance
5 213 (28.48%) Java
6 188 (25.13%) Test Scripting
7 182 (24.33%) LoadRunner
8 159 (21.26%) Scrum
9 158 (21.12%) Automated Testing
10 156 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
11 149 (19.92%) Test Automation
12 140 (18.72%) C#
13 136 (18.18%) Linux
14 133 (17.78%) QuickTest Pro
14 133 (17.78%) HP
15 132 (17.65%) .NET
16 129 (17.25%) Test Strategy
17 128 (17.11%) TDD
18 126 (16.84%) Degree
19 119 (15.91%) ISEB
20 116 (15.51%) E-Commerce
21 101 (13.50%) Retail
22 100 (13.37%) Oracle
23 99 (13.24%) SQL Server
24 92 (12.30%) Microsoft
25 90 (12.03%) BDD
26 89 (11.90%) Jenkins
27 88 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
28 87 (11.63%) Integration Testing
29 83 (11.10%) Software Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 42 (5.61%) Confluence
2 32 (4.28%) Node.js
3 31 (4.14%) Jetty
4 25 (3.34%) Apache
5 21 (2.81%) Tomcat
6 20 (2.67%) IIS
6 20 (2.67%) SharePoint
7 15 (2.01%) nginx
8 11 (1.47%) Moodle
9 8 (1.07%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.07%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
11 6 (0.80%) CMS
12 5 (0.67%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.53%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.27%) Content Management Server
15 2 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.27%) Lync
Applications
1 45 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.80%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.67%) MS Office
4 4 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.40%) FastStats
6 2 (0.27%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.53%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.07%) GitHub
3 6 (0.80%) SaaS
4 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.67%) Heroku
4 5 (0.67%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.40%) Route 53
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 33 (4.41%) HTTP
3 26 (3.48%) Internet
4 20 (2.67%) LAN
5 19 (2.54%) WAN
6 13 (1.74%) LDAP
6 13 (1.74%) DNS
7 12 (1.60%) Firewall
8 9 (1.20%) SSH
8 9 (1.20%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.80%) SSL
10 5 (0.67%) VPN
10 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.53%) DHCP
11 4 (0.53%) BGP
11 4 (0.53%) MVNO
12 3 (0.40%) NAS
12 3 (0.40%) SNMP
12 3 (0.40%) SAN
13 2 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.49%) Relational Database
3 48 (6.42%) MySQL
4 36 (4.81%) Big Data
5 35 (4.68%) NoSQL
6 33 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 28 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (3.07%) Redis
9 21 (2.81%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.41%) Oracle Database
10 18 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
12 12 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.07%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 241 (32.22%) Selenium
2 182 (24.33%) LoadRunner
3 133 (17.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 89 (11.90%) Jenkins
5 81 (10.83%) Visual Studio
6 80 (10.70%) JMeter
7 78 (10.43%) Git (software)
8 58 (7.75%) WebDriver
8 58 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 54 (7.22%) SoapUI
10 50 (6.68%) JIRA
11 39 (5.21%) Cucumber
11 39 (5.21%) Hudson
12 37 (4.95%) Maven
13 36 (4.81%) NUnit
14 32 (4.28%) Subversion
14 32 (4.28%) JUnit
15 31 (4.14%) SpecFlow
16 28 (3.74%) VisualVM
17 23 (3.07%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 226 (30.21%) Finance
2 101 (13.50%) Retail
3 53 (7.09%) Banking
4 40 (5.35%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.41%) Marketing
6 24 (3.21%) Back Office
7 20 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 15 (2.01%) Advertising
9 14 (1.87%) Publishing
9 14 (1.87%) Legal
10 10 (1.34%) Games
11 9 (1.20%) Law
12 4 (0.53%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.40%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.40%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.40%) Front Office
14 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.27%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 163 (21.79%) Analyst
2 150 (20.05%) Tester
3 120 (16.04%) Developer
4 107 (14.30%) Test Analyst
5 72 (9.63%) Java Developer
6 64 (8.56%) Test Manager
7 53 (7.09%) Consultant
8 52 (6.95%) Performance Tester
9 48 (6.42%) Test Leader
10 42 (5.61%) Test Engineer
11 41 (5.48%) QA Engineer
12 39 (5.21%) Test Consultant
13 37 (4.95%) QA Tester
13 37 (4.95%) QA Analyst
14 36 (4.81%) Senior Developer
15 30 (4.01%) Automation Analyst
16 28 (3.74%) Performance Test Consultant
16 28 (3.74%) Automation Test Analyst
16 28 (3.74%) Performance Consultant
17 27 (3.61%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (17.65%) .NET
2 77 (10.29%) HTML
3 71 (9.49%) CSS
4 63 (8.42%) Web Services
5 46 (6.15%) Gherkin
6 45 (6.02%) CSS3
7 42 (5.61%) HTML5
8 40 (5.35%) jQuery
9 34 (4.55%) ASP.NET
9 34 (4.55%) SOAP
10 30 (4.01%) J2EE
11 27 (3.61%) REST
11 27 (3.61%) RESTful
11 27 (3.61%) Spring
11 27 (3.61%) .NET Framework
12 26 (3.48%) Ajax
12 26 (3.48%) Hibernate
13 21 (2.81%) WCF
14 20 (2.67%) XML
15 18 (2.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.16%) Open Source
2 60 (8.02%) Computer Science
3 40 (5.35%) Client/Server
4 23 (3.07%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.60%) Statistics
6 10 (1.34%) VLE
7 9 (1.20%) Learning Management System
7 9 (1.20%) Clustering
7 9 (1.20%) E-Learning
8 8 (1.07%) iPhone
8 8 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.07%) Social Media
9 6 (0.80%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.80%) Spread Betting
9 6 (0.80%) Online Games
9 6 (0.80%) Mathematics
9 6 (0.80%) Derivative
9 6 (0.80%) Smartphone
9 6 (0.80%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 136 (18.18%) Linux
2 74 (9.89%) UNIX
3 58 (7.75%) Windows
4 35 (4.68%) Android
5 32 (4.28%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.14%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.47%) CentOS
8 9 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.67%) Solaris
11 4 (0.53%) AIX
11 4 (0.53%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.40%) VMS
13 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.13%) zOS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (25.13%) Test Scripting
2 159 (21.26%) Scrum
3 158 (21.12%) Automated Testing
4 156 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (19.92%) Test Automation
6 129 (17.25%) Test Strategy
7 128 (17.11%) TDD
8 116 (15.51%) E-Commerce
9 90 (12.03%) BDD
10 88 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 87 (11.63%) Integration Testing
12 83 (11.10%) Software Testing
13 78 (10.43%) Automation Testing
14 72 (9.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 71 (9.49%) User Stories
16 70 (9.36%) Unit Testing
17 60 (8.02%) Regression Testing
18 58 (7.75%) Manual Testing
19 56 (7.49%) Analytics
20 52 (6.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 245 (32.75%) SQL
2 213 (28.48%) Java
3 140 (18.72%) C#
4 75 (10.03%) JavaScript
5 71 (9.49%) Python
6 53 (7.09%) Ruby
7 49 (6.55%) Perl
8 41 (5.48%) PL/SQL
9 36 (4.81%) C++
10 31 (4.14%) T-SQL
10 31 (4.14%) Bash Shell
11 30 (4.01%) PHP
12 26 (3.48%) VBScript
12 26 (3.48%) VB
13 20 (2.67%) Scala
14 18 (2.41%) C
15 13 (1.74%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.60%) PowerShell
17 9 (1.20%) sed
18 7 (0.94%) F#
Qualifications
1 126 (16.84%) Degree
2 119 (15.91%) ISEB
3 72 (9.63%) ISTQB
4 55 (7.35%) Security Cleared
5 50 (6.68%) SC Cleared
6 38 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 30 (4.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (1.07%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.80%) MCSE
9 6 (0.80%) MCSA
9 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.67%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.67%) CISSP
11 4 (0.53%) Brainbench
12 3 (0.40%) HP ASE
13 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.27%) CCNP
14 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (42.65%) QA
2 4 (0.53%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.20%) Shibboleth
3 6 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.53%) vSphere
6 3 (0.40%) Samba
Systems Management
1 80 (10.70%) HP Quality Center
2 58 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (4.95%) Puppet
4 15 (2.01%) Nagios
5 11 (1.47%) Ganglia
6 8 (1.07%) Capistrano
6 8 (1.07%) Zenoss
7 6 (0.80%) Ansible
8 5 (0.67%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.53%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.53%) logstash
10 3 (0.40%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.40%) Salt
10 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.27%) OSSEC
12 1 (0.13%) CA Wily
12 1 (0.13%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 133 (17.78%) HP
2 100 (13.37%) Oracle
3 92 (12.30%) Microsoft
4 35 (4.68%) SAP
5 33 (4.41%) JBoss
6 28 (3.74%) Citrix
7 24 (3.21%) Atlassian
8 22 (2.94%) IBM
9 18 (2.41%) VMware
10 17 (2.27%) Google
11 16 (2.14%) Perforce
12 15 (2.01%) Adobe
13 11 (1.47%) Hitachi
14 10 (1.34%) Siebel
15 9 (1.20%) Rackspace
16 8 (1.07%) Cisco
17 7 (0.94%) hybris
18 5 (0.67%) Splunk
18 5 (0.67%) Jaspersoft
18 5 (0.67%) Red Hat
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Lewis Paige
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £36000 - £36500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
AB Recruit
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
St James Park, London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Circa £45,000
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Citi
Salary: Competitive salary offered
Posted: 13 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Avantia Insurance
Salary: £65,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago