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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 346 350 330
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 302 297 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.70% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.84% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 229 202 292
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -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
34564 35451 36987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.30% 83.91% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29092 28666 31376
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 £77,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -4 67 £52,500 +5.00% 16
Chiswick - 5 £20,000 -
Docklands, London +1 4 £52,500 -38.23%
Chessington - 2 £47,500 -
Croydon +12 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Sidcup - 1 £30,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 - 1
Ealing - 1 £51,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 301 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (45.03%) QA
3 187 (33.82%) Java
4 173 (31.28%) Selenium
5 155 (28.03%) Test Scripting
6 149 (26.94%) Test Automation
7 146 (26.40%) SQL
7 146 (26.40%) Finance
8 134 (24.23%) Scrum
9 123 (22.24%) HP
10 120 (21.70%) BDD
11 116 (20.98%) JMeter
12 112 (20.25%) LoadRunner
13 110 (19.89%) JavaScript
14 99 (17.90%) QuickTest Pro
15 94 (17.00%) TDD
16 91 (16.46%) Open Source
17 90 (16.27%) C#
18 89 (16.09%) Linux
19 87 (15.73%) Test Strategy
20 83 (15.01%) User Acceptance Testing
21 81 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
22 79 (14.29%) SQL Server
22 79 (14.29%) Microsoft
23 77 (13.92%) Integration Testing
24 75 (13.56%) Cucumber
25 73 (13.20%) Automated Testing
26 72 (13.02%) Banking
27 68 (12.30%) Retail
27 68 (12.30%) JIRA

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.24%) Apache
2 23 (4.16%) Node.js
3 22 (3.98%) Confluence
4 18 (3.25%) IIS
5 17 (3.07%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.17%) nginx
8 9 (1.63%) Lync
9 4 (0.72%) JBoss
10 3 (0.54%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.54%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.36%) CMS
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.18%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.18%) Drupal
12 1 (0.18%) Jetty
12 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
Applications
1 41 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.16%) MS Office
3 3 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.53%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.08%) Sophis RISQUE
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.54%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.54%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.98%) GitHub
2 13 (2.35%) SaaS
3 11 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.72%) PaaS
6 3 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
6 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.78%) HTTP
2 26 (4.70%) Internet
3 19 (3.44%) WAN
3 19 (3.44%) LAN
4 13 (2.35%) DNS
5 10 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.81%) VPN
5 10 (1.81%) BGP
6 9 (1.63%) HSRP
6 9 (1.63%) VPLS
6 9 (1.63%) MPLS
6 9 (1.63%) OSPF
6 9 (1.63%) EIGRP
6 9 (1.63%) VRRP
6 9 (1.63%) Wireless
6 9 (1.63%) VoIP
6 9 (1.63%) DHCP
7 8 (1.45%) Firewall
8 6 (1.08%) DSL
8 6 (1.08%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.51%) MySQL
3 35 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.16%) Big Data
6 21 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.89%) NoSQL
8 15 (2.71%) Redis
9 14 (2.53%) QlikView
10 13 (2.35%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
11 12 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (1.45%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.27%) RavenDB
13 7 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.27%) SSDT
13 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.08%) HBase
Development Applications
1 173 (31.28%) Selenium
2 116 (20.98%) JMeter
3 112 (20.25%) LoadRunner
4 99 (17.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 75 (13.56%) Cucumber
6 68 (12.30%) JIRA
6 68 (12.30%) Git (software)
7 59 (10.67%) WebDriver
8 47 (8.50%) Jenkins
9 40 (7.23%) Visual Studio
10 32 (5.79%) Hudson
11 30 (5.42%) JUnit
12 29 (5.24%) Appium
12 29 (5.24%) Maven
12 29 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 28 (5.06%) Calabash
14 24 (4.34%) Rational Performance Tester
15 21 (3.80%) Visual Studio Team System
15 21 (3.80%) WebLOAD
16 20 (3.62%) Subversion
General
1 146 (26.40%) Finance
2 72 (13.02%) Banking
3 68 (12.30%) Retail
4 45 (8.14%) Marketing
5 26 (4.70%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 16 (2.89%) Front Office
8 15 (2.71%) Back Office
9 12 (2.17%) Advertising
10 10 (1.81%) Games
11 8 (1.45%) Publishing
11 8 (1.45%) Aerospace
12 7 (1.27%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.72%) Legal
14 3 (0.54%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.36%) Law
15 2 (0.36%) Billing
16 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 113 (20.43%) Analyst
2 102 (18.44%) Test Analyst
3 87 (15.73%) Developer
4 80 (14.47%) Tester
5 61 (11.03%) Consultant
6 51 (9.22%) Test Manager
7 46 (8.32%) Test Consultant
8 40 (7.23%) Java Developer
8 40 (7.23%) Test Engineer
9 39 (7.05%) QA Engineer
10 38 (6.87%) Test Leader
11 26 (4.70%) Performance Tester
12 24 (4.34%) Automation Analyst
13 23 (4.16%) Senior QA Engineer
14 22 (3.98%) Automation Test Analyst
15 21 (3.80%) Performance Test Leader
16 19 (3.44%) Performance Consultant
17 17 (3.07%) Performance Engineer
17 17 (3.07%) Performance Test Consultant
17 17 (3.07%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (11.93%) Web Services
2 62 (11.21%) HTML
3 54 (9.76%) .NET
4 34 (6.15%) XML
5 30 (5.42%) CSS
6 29 (5.24%) Gherkin
7 23 (4.16%) HTML5
7 23 (4.16%) SOAP
8 22 (3.98%) REST
9 21 (3.80%) RESTful
9 21 (3.80%) XSL
10 19 (3.44%) ASP.NET
10 19 (3.44%) XHTML
11 18 (3.25%) Middleware
11 18 (3.25%) Spring
12 16 (2.89%) Hibernate
13 13 (2.35%) Ajax
14 12 (2.17%) WCF
14 12 (2.17%) Play Framework
15 11 (1.99%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.46%) Open Source
2 59 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 51 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (8.32%) Mobile App
5 23 (4.16%) Blog
6 19 (3.44%) iPhone
7 16 (2.89%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.53%) Statistics
8 14 (2.53%) User Experience
9 12 (2.17%) iPad
10 11 (1.99%) Over-the-Top Content
10 11 (1.99%) IPTV
10 11 (1.99%) Video on Demand
11 9 (1.63%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.63%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (1.63%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.45%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.27%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.27%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 89 (16.09%) Linux
2 55 (9.95%) UNIX
3 50 (9.04%) Windows
4 30 (5.42%) Apple iOS
5 21 (3.80%) Android
6 8 (1.45%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.45%) Windows Vista
6 8 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.45%) Windows 8
6 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.36%) AIX
8 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) VMS
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (28.03%) Test Scripting
3 149 (26.94%) Test Automation
4 134 (24.23%) Scrum
5 120 (21.70%) BDD
6 94 (17.00%) TDD
7 87 (15.73%) Test Strategy
8 83 (15.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 81 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
10 77 (13.92%) Integration Testing
11 73 (13.20%) Automated Testing
12 64 (11.57%) Software Engineering
13 59 (10.67%) Software Testing
13 59 (10.67%) Manual Testing
14 58 (10.49%) Test Management
15 51 (9.22%) Regression Testing
16 48 (8.68%) E-Commerce
17 44 (7.96%) Mentoring
18 39 (7.05%) Analytics
18 39 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 187 (33.82%) Java
2 146 (26.40%) SQL
3 110 (19.89%) JavaScript
4 90 (16.27%) C#
5 49 (8.86%) Python
6 37 (6.69%) Perl
7 29 (5.24%) C++
8 21 (3.80%) PHP
9 20 (3.62%) Scala
10 17 (3.07%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.89%) Ruby
12 15 (2.71%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.35%) C
14 12 (2.17%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.27%) VB
16 6 (1.08%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
18 2 (0.36%) VBScript
18 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 57 (10.31%) Degree
2 54 (9.76%) ISEB
3 34 (6.15%) ISTQB
4 27 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.99%) Sun Certification
6 10 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.81%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.63%) CCDA
7 9 (1.63%) CCNP
8 8 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.45%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.27%) PMP
10 4 (0.72%) CCDP
11 3 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (0.54%) HP AIS
11 3 (0.54%) HP ASE
11 3 (0.54%) Brainbench
11 3 (0.54%) HND
12 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.18%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (45.03%) QA
2 9 (1.63%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.27%) vSphere
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.18%) KVM
4 1 (0.18%) Docker
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 67 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (5.97%) Puppet
3 28 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.17%) Nagios
5 11 (1.99%) Capistrano
6 8 (1.45%) HP SiteScope
7 5 (0.90%) Ansible
7 5 (0.90%) Ganglia
7 5 (0.90%) Zenoss
8 4 (0.72%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.72%) Pingdom
9 3 (0.54%) Opsview
10 2 (0.36%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.36%) Salt
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.18%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.18%) OSSEC
11 1 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 123 (22.24%) HP
2 79 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 36 (6.51%) Oracle
4 28 (5.06%) IBM
5 16 (2.89%) Google
6 15 (2.71%) TIBCO
7 14 (2.53%) Siebel
8 11 (1.99%) SOASTA, Inc
8 11 (1.99%) VMware
8 11 (1.99%) Cisco
9 9 (1.63%) SAP
10 8 (1.45%) Green Hat
10 8 (1.45%) Splunk
11 7 (1.27%) Demandware
11 7 (1.27%) hybris
11 7 (1.27%) Intershop
11 7 (1.27%) ATG
11 7 (1.27%) Sybase
12 6 (1.08%) Citrix
12 6 (1.08%) Red Hat
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus +10% pension ++
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Broad company benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago