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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 389 350 337
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 265 310 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.69% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.82% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 208 210 285
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £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
36525 37698 39038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.07% 83.57% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30894 30607 33298
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -1 54 £53,750 -12.24% 8
Docklands, London -10 5 £52,500 -36.36%
Chessington - 3 £47,500 -
Chiswick - 3 £20,000 -
Croydon +1 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Hounslow - 1 £47,500 -
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Ealing - 1 £51,500 - 1
Paddington - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 296 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (45.72%) QA
3 197 (34.38%) Java
4 178 (31.06%) Test Scripting
5 173 (30.19%) Selenium
6 158 (27.57%) SQL
7 151 (26.35%) Scrum
8 137 (23.91%) Finance
8 137 (23.91%) Test Automation
9 120 (20.94%) BDD
10 116 (20.24%) LoadRunner
10 116 (20.24%) HP
11 112 (19.55%) JMeter
12 110 (19.20%) JavaScript
13 105 (18.32%) Linux
14 102 (17.80%) QuickTest Pro
15 98 (17.10%) TDD
16 91 (15.88%) Test Strategy
17 89 (15.53%) C#
18 80 (13.96%) HP Quality Center
19 79 (13.79%) Automated Testing
19 79 (13.79%) JIRA
20 75 (13.09%) HTML
21 74 (12.91%) Git (software)
22 73 (12.74%) Open Source
23 72 (12.57%) Microsoft
24 70 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
24 70 (12.22%) Integration Testing
25 69 (12.04%) SQL Server
25 69 (12.04%) UNIX

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 26 (4.54%) Apache
1 26 (4.54%) Node.js
2 23 (4.01%) Tomcat
2 23 (4.01%) Confluence
3 18 (3.14%) IIS
4 14 (2.44%) nginx
5 12 (2.09%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.57%) Lync
7 8 (1.40%) JBoss
8 7 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.05%) Moodle
10 5 (0.87%) Jetty
11 4 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.70%) CMS
11 4 (0.70%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.52%) Content Management Server
12 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 40 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.97%) MS Office
3 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.09%) Markit EDM
2 7 (1.22%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.52%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.84%) GitHub
2 15 (2.62%) SaaS
3 6 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.70%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 4 (0.70%) PaaS
5 4 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.12%) HTTP
2 33 (5.76%) Internet
3 22 (3.84%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.66%) DNS
5 19 (3.32%) LAN
5 19 (3.32%) WAN
6 12 (2.09%) BGP
7 10 (1.75%) Firewall
7 10 (1.75%) VPN
8 9 (1.57%) DHCP
8 9 (1.57%) Wireless
8 9 (1.57%) EIGRP
8 9 (1.57%) VRRP
8 9 (1.57%) MPLS
8 9 (1.57%) OSPF
8 9 (1.57%) VPLS
8 9 (1.57%) VoIP
8 9 (1.57%) HSRP
9 7 (1.22%) SSH
10 6 (1.05%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.50%) MySQL
3 31 (5.41%) Big Data
4 28 (4.89%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (3.66%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (2.09%) Redis
8 12 (2.09%) QlikView
9 11 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.75%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.75%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.40%) HBase
12 7 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.87%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 173 (30.19%) Selenium
2 116 (20.24%) LoadRunner
3 112 (19.55%) JMeter
4 102 (17.80%) QuickTest Pro
5 79 (13.79%) JIRA
6 74 (12.91%) Git (software)
7 65 (11.34%) Cucumber
8 54 (9.42%) WebDriver
9 53 (9.25%) Jenkins
10 40 (6.98%) Visual Studio
11 39 (6.81%) Hudson
12 36 (6.28%) Maven
13 35 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 32 (5.58%) JUnit
15 27 (4.71%) Subversion
16 26 (4.54%) SpecFlow
17 25 (4.36%) Visual Studio Team System
18 24 (4.19%) Appium
19 21 (3.66%) Calabash
20 20 (3.49%) SoapUI
General
1 137 (23.91%) Finance
2 66 (11.52%) Retail
3 48 (8.38%) Banking
4 46 (8.03%) Marketing
5 29 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.44%) Advertising
7 11 (1.92%) Games
7 11 (1.92%) Back Office
8 10 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.40%) Publishing
9 8 (1.40%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.05%) Front Office
11 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.52%) Legal
12 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 128 (22.34%) Analyst
2 104 (18.15%) Test Analyst
3 94 (16.40%) Tester
4 88 (15.36%) Developer
5 50 (8.73%) Java Developer
5 50 (8.73%) QA Engineer
6 47 (8.20%) Consultant
7 42 (7.33%) Test Manager
7 42 (7.33%) Test Engineer
8 37 (6.46%) Test Leader
9 32 (5.58%) Test Consultant
10 30 (5.24%) Performance Tester
11 23 (4.01%) Performance Test Leader
11 23 (4.01%) Automation Analyst
12 22 (3.84%) Senior QA Engineer
13 21 (3.66%) QA Tester
13 21 (3.66%) Technical Tester
14 20 (3.49%) Quality Engineer
15 19 (3.32%) Senior Developer
15 19 (3.32%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (13.09%) HTML
2 67 (11.69%) .NET
3 64 (11.17%) Web Services
4 47 (8.20%) CSS
5 36 (6.28%) Gherkin
6 32 (5.58%) XML
7 31 (5.41%) HTML5
7 31 (5.41%) REST
8 23 (4.01%) RESTful
8 23 (4.01%) XHTML
8 23 (4.01%) ASP.NET
8 23 (4.01%) Spring
9 22 (3.84%) XSL
10 21 (3.66%) SOAP
10 21 (3.66%) Hibernate
11 20 (3.49%) Middleware
12 17 (2.97%) Ajax
13 14 (2.44%) J2EE
13 14 (2.44%) JSP
14 12 (2.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 73 (12.74%) Open Source
2 63 (10.99%) Computer Science
3 43 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (7.16%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.19%) iPhone
6 20 (3.49%) User Experience
7 16 (2.79%) Statistics
8 15 (2.62%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.09%) iPad
10 11 (1.92%) Video on Demand
10 11 (1.92%) Blog
10 11 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.92%) IPTV
10 11 (1.92%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.92%) Over-the-Top Content
11 10 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
11 10 (1.75%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.22%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.22%) Clustering
13 6 (1.05%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 105 (18.32%) Linux
2 69 (12.04%) UNIX
3 63 (10.99%) Windows
4 34 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 30 (5.24%) Android
6 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.40%) CentOS
7 8 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.87%) AIX
8 5 (0.87%) Solaris
9 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.70%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.52%) VMS
11 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (31.06%) Test Scripting
3 151 (26.35%) Scrum
4 137 (23.91%) Test Automation
5 120 (20.94%) BDD
6 98 (17.10%) TDD
7 91 (15.88%) Test Strategy
8 79 (13.79%) Automated Testing
9 70 (12.22%) Integration Testing
9 70 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 68 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (11.69%) Regression Testing
12 63 (10.99%) Manual Testing
13 59 (10.30%) Software Engineering
14 57 (9.95%) Software Testing
14 57 (9.95%) E-Commerce
15 51 (8.90%) Test Management
16 42 (7.33%) Analytics
17 41 (7.16%) Mentoring
18 33 (5.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 197 (34.38%) Java
2 158 (27.57%) SQL
3 110 (19.20%) JavaScript
4 89 (15.53%) C#
5 57 (9.95%) Python
6 42 (7.33%) Perl
7 38 (6.63%) C++
8 29 (5.06%) PHP
9 23 (4.01%) Scala
10 22 (3.84%) Ruby
11 21 (3.66%) Bash Shell
12 19 (3.32%) C
13 17 (2.97%) Shell Script
14 15 (2.62%) PL/SQL
15 13 (2.27%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.57%) VBScript
16 9 (1.57%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.22%) VB
18 6 (1.05%) sed
19 5 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (11.69%) Degree
2 57 (9.95%) ISEB
3 33 (5.76%) ISTQB
4 25 (4.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.92%) Sun Certification
6 10 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 10 (1.75%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.57%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.57%) CCDA
7 9 (1.57%) CCNP
8 7 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.22%) Brainbench
9 6 (1.05%) MCSE
9 6 (1.05%) MCSA
9 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.05%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.87%) PMP
11 4 (0.70%) CCDP
12 3 (0.52%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 262 (45.72%) QA
2 10 (1.75%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.22%) vSphere
3 6 (1.05%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.87%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.17%) KVM
7 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 80 (13.96%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (6.11%) Puppet
3 32 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.27%) Nagios
5 11 (1.92%) Capistrano
6 7 (1.22%) ZABBIX
6 7 (1.22%) HP SiteScope
7 5 (0.87%) Ansible
7 5 (0.87%) Ganglia
7 5 (0.87%) Zenoss
8 4 (0.70%) Pingdom
9 3 (0.52%) Salt
9 3 (0.52%) Opsview
9 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (0.52%) OSSEC
10 2 (0.35%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 116 (20.24%) HP
2 72 (12.57%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.98%) Oracle
4 24 (4.19%) VMware
5 13 (2.27%) Cisco
6 11 (1.92%) IBM
6 11 (1.92%) Google
6 11 (1.92%) SOASTA, Inc
7 9 (1.57%) Citrix
7 9 (1.57%) Siebel
8 8 (1.40%) Splunk
9 7 (1.22%) Demandware
9 7 (1.22%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.22%) SAP
9 7 (1.22%) hybris
9 7 (1.22%) ATG
9 7 (1.22%) Intershop
10 6 (1.05%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.05%) Adobe
11 4 (0.70%) CheckPoint
South East London
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension (or cash), bonus, £5k benefi
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Sporting Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% annual bonus, 10% DB pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
London
@ITS
Salary: £65,000 per annum £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Ealing, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago