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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 388 343 396
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +53
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 256 353 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.74% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.87% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 193 285 181
Average salary £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.47% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,700 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
37743 40558 37198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.44% 84.74% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31681 33634 30704
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +63 86 £58,000 +0.86% 11
Ealing -19 5 £58,500 +8.33%
Harrow +6 2 £57,500 +25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Croydon - 1 £43,000 -
Osterley - 1 - -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 291 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (45.56%) QA
3 203 (40.93%) SQL
4 189 (38.10%) Selenium
5 176 (35.48%) C#
6 153 (30.85%) Java
7 140 (28.23%) BDD
8 139 (28.02%) TDD
9 133 (26.81%) Finance
10 123 (24.80%) .NET
11 119 (23.99%) Test Strategy
12 115 (23.19%) Test Automation
13 107 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
14 106 (21.37%) Microsoft
15 103 (20.77%) Test Scripting
16 101 (20.36%) JMeter
17 96 (19.35%) WebDriver
18 93 (18.75%) Scrum
19 89 (17.94%) Integration Testing
20 88 (17.74%) Automated Testing
21 85 (17.14%) SQL Server
22 84 (16.94%) Oracle
22 84 (16.94%) E-Commerce
23 81 (16.33%) SOAP
24 80 (16.13%) Web Services
25 78 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
26 77 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
27 74 (14.92%) Cucumber
27 74 (14.92%) Manual Testing
27 74 (14.92%) JavaScript

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 17 (3.43%) Tomcat
2 16 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.42%) Apache
3 12 (2.42%) nginx
4 10 (2.02%) IIS
5 9 (1.81%) Confluence
6 8 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.41%) JBoss
7 7 (1.41%) Jetty
8 4 (0.81%) Alfresco
8 4 (0.81%) CMS
8 4 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (0.60%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.40%) Content Management Server
10 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 53 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.81%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) FastStats
4 2 (0.40%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.20%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.40%) PORTIA
3 2 (0.40%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.42%) SaaS
3 9 (1.81%) GitHub
3 9 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.63%) HTTP
2 14 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.22%) DNS
4 6 (1.21%) Internet
5 5 (1.01%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.81%) WAN
6 4 (0.81%) LAN
7 3 (0.60%) Broadband
7 3 (0.60%) Firewall
7 3 (0.60%) Wireless
7 3 (0.60%) SAN
8 2 (0.40%) AMQP
8 2 (0.40%) MPLS
8 2 (0.40%) VPLS
8 2 (0.40%) Network Security
8 2 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.40%) VPN
8 2 (0.40%) DHCP
9 1 (0.20%) SNMP
9 1 (0.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.66%) Relational Database
3 29 (5.85%) MongoDB
4 28 (5.65%) MySQL
5 23 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.23%) RavenDB
7 20 (4.03%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.62%) Big Data
8 13 (2.62%) Hadoop
9 10 (2.02%) Star Schema
9 10 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.81%) Oracle OLAP
10 9 (1.81%) OLAP
10 9 (1.81%) OLAP Cube
11 8 (1.61%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 189 (38.10%) Selenium
2 101 (20.36%) JMeter
3 96 (19.35%) WebDriver
4 77 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 74 (14.92%) Cucumber
6 71 (14.31%) LoadRunner
7 68 (13.71%) Visual Studio
8 59 (11.90%) Git (software)
9 55 (11.09%) Jenkins
10 52 (10.48%) SoapUI
11 47 (9.48%) HP UFT
12 46 (9.27%) JIRA
13 32 (6.45%) JUnit
14 31 (6.25%) Maven
15 27 (5.44%) SpecFlow
16 25 (5.04%) Subversion
16 25 (5.04%) FitNesse
17 23 (4.64%) NUnit
18 20 (4.03%) Hudson
19 13 (2.62%) TeamCity
General
1 133 (26.81%) Finance
2 43 (8.67%) Banking
3 25 (5.04%) Retail
3 25 (5.04%) Marketing
4 22 (4.44%) Front Office
5 17 (3.43%) Advertising
6 16 (3.23%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.62%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.42%) Games
9 6 (1.21%) Back Office
9 6 (1.21%) Publishing
10 4 (0.81%) Law
10 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 94 (18.95%) Developer
2 81 (16.33%) Tester
3 70 (14.11%) Analyst
4 56 (11.29%) Test Analyst
5 51 (10.28%) QA Engineer
6 41 (8.27%) Test Leader
7 33 (6.65%) Senior QA Engineer
8 31 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 31 (6.25%) Senior Tester
9 30 (6.05%) Test Manager
10 28 (5.65%) Performance Test Leader
11 23 (4.64%) Software Engineer
11 23 (4.64%) Test Engineer
12 20 (4.03%) Java Developer
12 20 (4.03%) Architect
13 19 (3.83%) Performance Tester
13 19 (3.83%) QA Analyst
14 18 (3.63%) Lead Software Engineer
15 16 (3.23%) Consultant
15 16 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (24.80%) .NET
2 81 (16.33%) SOAP
3 80 (16.13%) Web Services
4 41 (8.27%) XML
5 39 (7.86%) REST
6 37 (7.46%) ASP.NET
7 35 (7.06%) HTML
7 35 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (6.05%) Gherkin
9 25 (5.04%) Spring
10 24 (4.84%) WCF
10 24 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (4.44%) Hibernate
12 21 (4.23%) CSS
13 18 (3.63%) Middleware
14 15 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (2.82%) HTML5
15 14 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
16 13 (2.62%) JSON
16 13 (2.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 107 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (3.63%) Clustering
3 18 (3.63%) Blog
4 17 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.02%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.42%) Derivative
6 12 (2.42%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.42%) User Experience
7 10 (2.02%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.21%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.01%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.81%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.60%) iPhone
12 3 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.40%) FMCG
13 2 (0.40%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (13.71%) Linux
2 43 (8.67%) UNIX
3 37 (7.46%) Windows
4 15 (3.02%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.42%) Android
6 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.40%) Solaris
7 2 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (28.23%) BDD
3 139 (28.02%) TDD
4 119 (23.99%) Test Strategy
5 115 (23.19%) Test Automation
6 103 (20.77%) Test Scripting
7 93 (18.75%) Scrum
8 89 (17.94%) Integration Testing
9 88 (17.74%) Automated Testing
10 84 (16.94%) E-Commerce
11 78 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (14.92%) Manual Testing
13 56 (11.29%) Unit Testing
13 56 (11.29%) Mentoring
14 55 (11.09%) MVC
14 55 (11.09%) Software Engineering
15 54 (10.89%) User Stories
16 52 (10.48%) Regression Testing
17 51 (10.28%) OO
18 49 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 203 (40.93%) SQL
2 176 (35.48%) C#
3 153 (30.85%) Java
4 74 (14.92%) JavaScript
5 37 (7.46%) Ruby
6 34 (6.85%) Python
7 30 (6.05%) T-SQL
8 28 (5.65%) C++
9 20 (4.03%) Perl
10 19 (3.83%) PL/SQL
11 18 (3.63%) PHP
12 16 (3.23%) Scala
13 15 (3.02%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.22%) Groovy
15 10 (2.02%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.21%) C
17 5 (1.01%) R
18 4 (0.81%) Apex Code
19 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
19 2 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (9.88%) ISEB
1 49 (9.88%) Degree
2 42 (8.47%) ISTQB
3 28 (5.65%) Security Cleared
4 16 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (2.22%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.81%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.81%) HP ASE
9 2 (0.40%) HND
9 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (45.56%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) GxP
2 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (2.42%) Docker
2 5 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (4.44%) Puppet
3 9 (1.81%) Capistrano
4 7 (1.41%) Ansible
5 4 (0.81%) Nagios
6 3 (0.60%) CFEngine
6 3 (0.60%) Graphite
6 3 (0.60%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.40%) Salt
7 2 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.40%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.20%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 106 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 84 (16.94%) Oracle
3 44 (8.87%) HP
4 16 (3.23%) SAP
5 12 (2.42%) VMware
6 11 (2.22%) IBM
6 11 (2.22%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.61%) Teradata
7 8 (1.61%) Telerik
7 8 (1.61%) Google
7 8 (1.61%) Siebel
7 8 (1.61%) Tableau
8 6 (1.21%) AppDynamics
8 6 (1.21%) Solace
8 6 (1.21%) Sybase
9 5 (1.01%) Akamai
10 4 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.60%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.60%) WorldPay
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
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London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Salary: £53000 - £63000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
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London
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Salary: competitive
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ASOS
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