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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 395 325 391
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +66
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 241 400 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.82% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.98% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 175 321 200
Average salary £50,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 30418
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 £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 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 -32 45 £50,000 - 8
Wimbledon -3 7 £50,000 +150.00%
Canary Wharf - 4 £55,000 -
Ealing - 3 £58,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £57,500 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 305 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (41.46%) QA
3 204 (38.27%) SQL
4 179 (33.58%) Selenium
5 164 (30.77%) Java
6 163 (30.58%) Finance
7 139 (26.08%) C#
8 132 (24.77%) Test Automation
9 127 (23.83%) Test Scripting
10 125 (23.45%) BDD
11 117 (21.95%) TDD
12 113 (21.20%) Test Strategy
13 107 (20.08%) SQL Server
14 105 (19.70%) JMeter
15 102 (19.14%) Scrum
16 101 (18.95%) Microsoft
17 90 (16.89%) .NET
18 89 (16.70%) LoadRunner
18 89 (16.70%) Integration Testing
19 88 (16.51%) Web Services
20 83 (15.57%) Oracle
20 83 (15.57%) User Acceptance Testing
21 82 (15.38%) JavaScript
22 79 (14.82%) Cucumber
23 77 (14.45%) WebDriver
23 77 (14.45%) Automated Testing
23 77 (14.45%) HP
24 76 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
24 76 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
25 74 (13.88%) Linux

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (4.13%) IIS
2 21 (3.94%) Apache
3 18 (3.38%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.19%) Confluence
5 16 (3.00%) Node.js
6 13 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.69%) JBoss
8 7 (1.31%) Jetty
8 7 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.94%) Lync
10 4 (0.75%) nginx
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.38%) CMS
12 2 (0.38%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 53 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.38%) MS Office
3 4 (0.75%) FastStats
4 1 (0.19%) Mingle
4 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.75%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.56%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.69%) SaaS
3 6 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.75%) GitHub
5 2 (0.38%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.00%) DNS
2 14 (2.63%) HTTP
3 12 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.25%) WAN
3 12 (2.25%) LAN
4 11 (2.06%) Internet
5 8 (1.50%) Firewall
6 7 (1.31%) VPLS
6 7 (1.31%) Wireless
6 7 (1.31%) MPLS
6 7 (1.31%) DHCP
6 7 (1.31%) VPN
7 6 (1.13%) VoIP
8 5 (0.94%) HSRP
8 5 (0.94%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (0.94%) AMQP
8 5 (0.94%) OSPF
8 5 (0.94%) BGP
8 5 (0.94%) EIGRP
8 5 (0.94%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (20.08%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 30 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 27 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (3.94%) MySQL
7 18 (3.38%) Oracle Database
8 16 (3.00%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.63%) RavenDB
10 13 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (2.25%) Redis
12 10 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.88%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.50%) Star Schema
13 8 (1.50%) Big Data
13 8 (1.50%) SSDT
14 7 (1.31%) OLAP Cube
14 7 (1.31%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.31%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 179 (33.58%) Selenium
2 105 (19.70%) JMeter
3 89 (16.70%) LoadRunner
4 79 (14.82%) Cucumber
5 77 (14.45%) WebDriver
6 71 (13.32%) QuickTest Pro
7 61 (11.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 58 (10.88%) Git (software)
9 52 (9.76%) Jenkins
10 51 (9.57%) Visual Studio
11 50 (9.38%) JIRA
12 40 (7.50%) SoapUI
13 26 (4.88%) Maven
14 25 (4.69%) Calabash
14 25 (4.69%) JUnit
15 24 (4.50%) Appium
16 23 (4.32%) Rational Performance Tester
17 21 (3.94%) Eclipse
18 20 (3.75%) SpecFlow
19 19 (3.56%) Subversion
General
1 163 (30.58%) Finance
2 72 (13.51%) Banking
3 47 (8.82%) Retail
4 34 (6.38%) Front Office
5 27 (5.07%) Investment Banking
6 25 (4.69%) Marketing
7 14 (2.63%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.44%) Back Office
9 12 (2.25%) Advertising
10 7 (1.31%) Publishing
11 6 (1.13%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.94%) Legal
13 4 (0.75%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.56%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.56%) Games
14 3 (0.56%) Law
15 1 (0.19%) Billing
15 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (19.70%) Developer
2 79 (14.82%) Analyst
2 79 (14.82%) Tester
3 65 (12.20%) Test Analyst
4 50 (9.38%) Consultant
5 46 (8.63%) QA Engineer
6 45 (8.44%) Test Manager
6 45 (8.44%) Test Consultant
7 37 (6.94%) Test Leader
8 31 (5.82%) Senior QA Engineer
9 28 (5.25%) Test Engineer
10 26 (4.88%) Automation Tester
11 23 (4.32%) Senior Tester
12 22 (4.13%) Performance Test Leader
13 21 (3.94%) Architect
14 19 (3.56%) Performance Tester
15 17 (3.19%) Automation Engineer
15 17 (3.19%) QA Tester
15 17 (3.19%) Java Developer
15 17 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (16.89%) .NET
2 88 (16.51%) Web Services
3 48 (9.01%) SOAP
4 38 (7.13%) HTML
5 36 (6.75%) XML
6 31 (5.82%) ASP.NET
7 30 (5.63%) Gherkin
8 29 (5.44%) WCF
9 28 (5.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (5.07%) Middleware
11 24 (4.50%) REST
12 16 (3.00%) Spring
12 16 (3.00%) Hibernate
13 15 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (2.81%) RESTful
14 14 (2.63%) Swing
15 13 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (2.44%) CSS
16 10 (1.88%) Ajax
16 10 (1.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (12.38%) Open Source
3 33 (6.19%) Mobile App
4 28 (5.25%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.69%) Blog
6 22 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (3.00%) Clustering
8 11 (2.06%) Derivative
9 9 (1.69%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.50%) iPhone
11 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.13%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (0.94%) User Experience
12 5 (0.94%) iPad
12 5 (0.94%) GIS
12 5 (0.94%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.75%) DTCC
13 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 74 (13.88%) Linux
2 46 (8.63%) Windows
3 35 (6.57%) UNIX
4 21 (3.94%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.25%) Android
6 11 (2.06%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.69%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.50%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.50%) Windows Vista
9 6 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.38%) AIX
10 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (24.77%) Test Automation
3 127 (23.83%) Test Scripting
4 125 (23.45%) BDD
5 117 (21.95%) TDD
6 113 (21.20%) Test Strategy
7 102 (19.14%) Scrum
8 89 (16.70%) Integration Testing
9 83 (15.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 77 (14.45%) Automated Testing
11 76 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (12.95%) Manual Testing
13 68 (12.76%) E-Commerce
14 57 (10.69%) Regression Testing
15 54 (10.13%) Unit Testing
16 53 (9.94%) Software Engineering
17 52 (9.76%) Test Management
18 44 (8.26%) Multithreading
18 44 (8.26%) Continuous Delivery
19 43 (8.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 204 (38.27%) SQL
2 164 (30.77%) Java
3 139 (26.08%) C#
4 82 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 32 (6.00%) Python
6 29 (5.44%) C++
7 24 (4.50%) Ruby
8 22 (4.13%) PL/SQL
9 20 (3.75%) Perl
10 19 (3.56%) T-SQL
11 16 (3.00%) PHP
12 15 (2.81%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.25%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.06%) Scala
15 6 (1.13%) Groovy
16 5 (0.94%) R
17 4 (0.75%) VB
17 4 (0.75%) Apex Code
18 3 (0.56%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (10.51%) ISEB
2 47 (8.82%) Degree
3 42 (7.88%) ISTQB
4 22 (4.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.50%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.31%) PMP
8 5 (0.94%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.94%) CCNP
8 5 (0.94%) CCDA
8 5 (0.94%) HND
9 4 (0.75%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.38%) HP ASE
11 1 (0.19%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (41.46%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.69%) Docker
2 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.38%) vSphere
4 1 (0.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 36 (6.75%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.81%) Puppet
4 5 (0.94%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.75%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.75%) Ansible
6 2 (0.38%) Nagios
6 2 (0.38%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.38%) Salt
6 2 (0.38%) Opsview
7 1 (0.19%) nmon
7 1 (0.19%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 101 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 83 (15.57%) Oracle
3 77 (14.45%) HP
4 35 (6.57%) IBM
5 17 (3.19%) Siebel
6 15 (2.81%) TIBCO
6 15 (2.81%) Google
7 14 (2.63%) SAP
8 13 (2.44%) Sybase
9 12 (2.25%) Teradata
10 10 (1.88%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.50%) Telerik
11 8 (1.50%) Tableau
12 7 (1.31%) Green Hat
12 7 (1.31%) Solace
12 7 (1.31%) VMware
12 7 (1.31%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.31%) Cisco
13 5 (0.94%) Akamai
13 5 (0.94%) Citrix
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £65,000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £65,000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum (DOE - possibly more) + bonus + shar
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35-55,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Which?
Salary: Competitive + 28 days annual leave
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
mkodo
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 12 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
University College London
Salary: From £33,353 to £40,313 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago