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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 356 356 304
Rank change year-on-year
0 -52
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 289 299 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.69% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.83% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 216 211 316
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,200 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
35193 36060 36345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.63% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29381 29162 30584
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 -3 70 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Chiswick - 5 £20,000 -
Docklands, London +1 3 - -
Croydon +6 1 £60,000 -4.00%
Sidcup - 1 £30,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Chessington - 1 £47,500 -
Ealing - 1 £51,500 -
Paddington - 1 £52,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 304 (56.09%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (41.88%) QA
3 178 (32.84%) Java
4 171 (31.55%) Selenium
5 160 (29.52%) Finance
6 157 (28.97%) Test Automation
7 151 (27.86%) SQL
8 148 (27.31%) Test Scripting
9 123 (22.69%) Scrum
10 122 (22.51%) BDD
11 119 (21.96%) JMeter
11 119 (21.96%) HP
12 109 (20.11%) LoadRunner
13 99 (18.27%) JavaScript
14 96 (17.71%) QuickTest Pro
15 95 (17.53%) C#
15 95 (17.53%) TDD
16 92 (16.97%) Open Source
16 92 (16.97%) Test Strategy
17 85 (15.68%) SQL Server
18 84 (15.50%) Linux
19 83 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
20 82 (15.13%) User Acceptance Testing
21 80 (14.76%) Integration Testing
22 79 (14.58%) Cucumber
23 75 (13.84%) Banking
24 74 (13.65%) Microsoft
25 66 (12.18%) Manual Testing
26 65 (11.99%) Git (software)
27 63 (11.62%) WebDriver

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (5.35%) Apache
2 24 (4.43%) Node.js
3 22 (4.06%) Confluence
4 21 (3.87%) IIS
5 18 (3.32%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.03%) nginx
8 9 (1.66%) Lync
9 4 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.74%) JBoss
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPEL
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.55%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.18%) CMS
12 1 (0.18%) Jetty
12 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 42 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.06%) MS Office
3 3 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.58%) Markit EDM
2 7 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.74%) Sophis RISQUE
5 3 (0.55%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.37%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.69%) GitHub
2 13 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.66%) SaaS
4 5 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.55%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (0.55%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.35%) HTTP
2 17 (3.14%) WAN
2 17 (3.14%) LAN
2 17 (3.14%) Internet
3 12 (2.21%) VPN
3 12 (2.21%) DNS
4 11 (2.03%) MPLS
4 11 (2.03%) DHCP
4 11 (2.03%) Wireless
4 11 (2.03%) VPLS
5 9 (1.66%) EIGRP
5 9 (1.66%) VRRP
5 9 (1.66%) Firewall
5 9 (1.66%) HSRP
5 9 (1.66%) VoIP
5 9 (1.66%) OSPF
5 9 (1.66%) BGP
6 5 (0.92%) DSL
6 5 (0.92%) AMQP
7 4 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (15.68%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.38%) Relational Database
3 33 (6.09%) MySQL
4 29 (5.35%) MongoDB
5 21 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (3.14%) Big Data
7 16 (2.95%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (2.77%) NoSQL
8 15 (2.77%) Redis
9 14 (2.58%) QlikView
10 12 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (1.66%) RavenDB
11 9 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.48%) SSDT
13 5 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (0.92%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 171 (31.55%) Selenium
2 119 (21.96%) JMeter
3 109 (20.11%) LoadRunner
4 96 (17.71%) QuickTest Pro
5 79 (14.58%) Cucumber
6 65 (11.99%) Git (software)
7 63 (11.62%) WebDriver
8 60 (11.07%) JIRA
9 44 (8.12%) Jenkins
10 38 (7.01%) Visual Studio
11 30 (5.54%) Maven
11 30 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 30 (5.54%) Appium
12 29 (5.35%) Calabash
12 29 (5.35%) JUnit
13 28 (5.17%) Hudson
14 27 (4.98%) Rational Performance Tester
15 19 (3.51%) SoapUI
15 19 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
15 19 (3.51%) WebLOAD
General
1 160 (29.52%) Finance
2 75 (13.84%) Banking
3 62 (11.44%) Retail
4 39 (7.20%) Marketing
5 22 (4.06%) Investment Banking
5 22 (4.06%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.87%) Front Office
7 17 (3.14%) Back Office
8 12 (2.21%) Advertising
9 10 (1.85%) Games
10 8 (1.48%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.29%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.11%) Legal
12 6 (1.11%) Publishing
13 3 (0.55%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.37%) Law
15 1 (0.18%) Electronics
15 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 105 (19.37%) Analyst
2 95 (17.53%) Test Analyst
3 89 (16.42%) Developer
4 84 (15.50%) Tester
5 61 (11.25%) Consultant
6 51 (9.41%) Test Manager
7 47 (8.67%) Test Consultant
8 41 (7.56%) Test Leader
9 36 (6.64%) QA Engineer
10 34 (6.27%) Test Engineer
10 34 (6.27%) Java Developer
11 27 (4.98%) Performance Tester
12 25 (4.61%) Senior QA Engineer
13 23 (4.24%) Performance Test Leader
14 20 (3.69%) Automation Test Analyst
14 20 (3.69%) Automation Analyst
15 18 (3.32%) Automation Tester
15 18 (3.32%) Performance Consultant
15 18 (3.32%) Senior Consultant
16 17 (3.14%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.07%) Web Services
2 55 (10.15%) .NET
3 48 (8.86%) HTML
4 33 (6.09%) XML
5 32 (5.90%) Gherkin
6 21 (3.87%) SOAP
7 20 (3.69%) Middleware
7 20 (3.69%) Spring
7 20 (3.69%) ASP.NET
7 20 (3.69%) REST
7 20 (3.69%) RESTful
8 19 (3.51%) HTML5
8 19 (3.51%) CSS
8 19 (3.51%) Hibernate
9 18 (3.32%) XSL
10 14 (2.58%) XHTML
11 13 (2.40%) WCF
11 13 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (2.21%) Play Framework
13 10 (1.85%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 92 (16.97%) Open Source
2 56 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (9.59%) Computer Science
4 43 (7.93%) Mobile App
5 27 (4.98%) Blog
6 17 (3.14%) iPhone
7 16 (2.95%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (2.21%) iPad
8 12 (2.21%) User Experience
9 11 (2.03%) Statistics
10 10 (1.85%) Video on Demand
10 10 (1.85%) IPTV
10 10 (1.85%) Over-the-Top Content
11 9 (1.66%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (1.66%) Derivative
11 9 (1.66%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.29%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.29%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 84 (15.50%) Linux
2 49 (9.04%) UNIX
3 44 (8.12%) Windows
4 32 (5.90%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.69%) Android
6 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.48%) Windows Vista
6 8 (1.48%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.48%) Windows 8
6 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.48%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.55%) AIX
9 2 (0.37%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (56.09%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (28.97%) Test Automation
3 148 (27.31%) Test Scripting
4 123 (22.69%) Scrum
5 122 (22.51%) BDD
6 95 (17.53%) TDD
7 92 (16.97%) Test Strategy
8 83 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
9 82 (15.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 80 (14.76%) Integration Testing
11 66 (12.18%) Manual Testing
12 59 (10.89%) Test Management
13 58 (10.70%) Automated Testing
13 58 (10.70%) Software Engineering
13 58 (10.70%) E-Commerce
14 53 (9.78%) Software Testing
15 45 (8.30%) Regression Testing
16 40 (7.38%) Analytics
17 39 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
17 39 (7.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 178 (32.84%) Java
2 151 (27.86%) SQL
3 99 (18.27%) JavaScript
4 95 (17.53%) C#
5 43 (7.93%) Python
6 32 (5.90%) Perl
7 31 (5.72%) C++
8 20 (3.69%) PHP
8 20 (3.69%) Scala
9 17 (3.14%) Ruby
10 13 (2.40%) Shell Script
10 13 (2.40%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.21%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.85%) C
13 6 (1.11%) VB
13 6 (1.11%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.92%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.55%) Groovy
15 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (9.96%) ISEB
2 49 (9.04%) Degree
3 34 (6.27%) ISTQB
4 25 (4.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (2.03%) Sun Certification
6 10 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.66%) CCDA
7 9 (1.66%) CCNP
7 9 (1.66%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.48%) VCP4
8 8 (1.48%) PMP
8 8 (1.48%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.11%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.74%) HND
10 4 (0.74%) CCDP
11 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.37%) HP AIS
11 2 (0.37%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.18%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (41.88%) QA
2 9 (1.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.29%) vSphere
3 2 (0.37%) Docker
4 1 (0.18%) NFS
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.18%) KVM
4 1 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 61 (11.25%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (4.80%) Puppet
3 24 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.03%) Capistrano
5 10 (1.85%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (1.11%) Nagios
7 5 (0.92%) Ansible
8 3 (0.55%) Pingdom
8 3 (0.55%) Opsview
9 2 (0.37%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.37%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.18%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.18%) nmon
Vendors
1 119 (21.96%) HP
2 74 (13.65%) Microsoft
3 42 (7.75%) Oracle
4 35 (6.46%) IBM
5 18 (3.32%) Google
6 15 (2.77%) TIBCO
6 15 (2.77%) Siebel
7 12 (2.21%) Cisco
8 11 (2.03%) VMware
9 10 (1.85%) SOASTA, Inc
10 9 (1.66%) Sybase
10 9 (1.66%) SAP
11 8 (1.48%) Green Hat
12 7 (1.29%) AppDynamics
12 7 (1.29%) hybris
12 7 (1.29%) Splunk
12 7 (1.29%) Demandware
12 7 (1.29%) Teradata
12 7 (1.29%) ATG
12 7 (1.29%) Intershop
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TUI Group
Salary: Excellent basic + fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus +10% pension ++
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: + Flexi Cash allowance + Bonus + Healthcare + Insurance + More
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Mi5
Salary: From £27,980 to £37,041 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago