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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 356 371 353
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 312 261 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.59% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.70% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 235 204 291
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
38553 37227 40463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31685 30925 34760
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -19 42 £57,500 - 6
Kingston Upon Thames -2 9 £51,250 -
Docklands, London -1 3 - -
Teddington - 3 £38,500 -
Paddington - 3 - -
Clapham - 2 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 -
Ealing - 2 £54,000 -
Chessington - 1 £47,500 - 1
Harrow - 1 £36,000 -
Hayes - 1 £86,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £52,500 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 321 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (43.80%) QA
3 225 (32.42%) SQL
4 213 (30.69%) Selenium
5 210 (30.26%) Java
6 205 (29.54%) Finance
7 191 (27.52%) Test Scripting
8 153 (22.05%) Scrum
9 151 (21.76%) LoadRunner
10 144 (20.75%) Automated Testing
11 141 (20.32%) Test Automation
12 128 (18.44%) QuickTest Pro
13 127 (18.30%) Linux
14 122 (17.58%) .NET
15 120 (17.29%) C#
15 120 (17.29%) HP
16 119 (17.15%) TDD
17 117 (16.86%) Test Strategy
18 106 (15.27%) BDD
19 104 (14.99%) Degree
20 98 (14.12%) JMeter
21 93 (13.40%) ISEB
22 92 (13.26%) Microsoft
23 91 (13.11%) SQL Server
24 90 (12.97%) JavaScript
25 89 (12.82%) E-Commerce
26 87 (12.54%) HTML
26 87 (12.54%) Oracle
27 85 (12.25%) Regression Testing
27 85 (12.25%) Retail

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (5.04%) Confluence
2 23 (3.31%) Jetty
2 23 (3.31%) Node.js
3 21 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 19 (2.74%) Apache
5 16 (2.31%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.73%) IIS
7 10 (1.44%) Moodle
8 9 (1.30%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.30%) nginx
9 8 (1.15%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.15%) CMS
10 7 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
11 6 (0.86%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.58%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.43%) Content Management Server
14 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.29%) Lync
15 1 (0.14%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 35 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.02%) MS Office
3 4 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.43%) FastStats
5 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (0.58%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.43%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.02%) SaaS
2 10 (1.44%) GitHub
3 5 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.58%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.14%) Trello
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.77%) HTTP
2 46 (6.63%) TCP/IP
3 28 (4.03%) Internet
4 17 (2.45%) LAN
4 17 (2.45%) WAN
5 13 (1.87%) DNS
6 10 (1.44%) LDAP
6 10 (1.44%) SSH
7 9 (1.30%) Ethernet
8 8 (1.15%) MVNO
8 8 (1.15%) Firewall
9 6 (0.86%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.86%) SSL
10 5 (0.72%) BGP
11 3 (0.43%) DSL
11 3 (0.43%) AMQP
11 3 (0.43%) VPN
11 3 (0.43%) SNMP
12 2 (0.29%) FTP
12 2 (0.29%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 55 (7.93%) MySQL
3 42 (6.05%) Relational Database
4 32 (4.61%) Big Data
5 25 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 24 (3.46%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (2.74%) Oracle Database
10 18 (2.59%) Hadoop
11 17 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (1.87%) Redis
12 13 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
13 12 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.30%) HBase
16 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (0.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 213 (30.69%) Selenium
2 151 (21.76%) LoadRunner
3 128 (18.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 98 (14.12%) JMeter
5 77 (11.10%) Jenkins
6 72 (10.37%) Git (software)
7 63 (9.08%) Visual Studio
8 59 (8.50%) JIRA
9 57 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 51 (7.35%) Cucumber
11 48 (6.92%) WebDriver
12 45 (6.48%) SoapUI
13 39 (5.62%) JUnit
14 38 (5.48%) Hudson
15 35 (5.04%) Maven
16 31 (4.47%) SpecFlow
17 28 (4.03%) Subversion
17 28 (4.03%) NUnit
18 24 (3.46%) Visual Studio Team System
19 23 (3.31%) VisualVM
General
1 205 (29.54%) Finance
2 85 (12.25%) Retail
3 54 (7.78%) Banking
4 43 (6.20%) Marketing
5 36 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.31%) Games
7 15 (2.16%) Advertising
7 15 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.87%) Back Office
9 9 (1.30%) Legal
10 8 (1.15%) Law
11 6 (0.86%) Publishing
12 5 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.58%) Front Office
14 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Billing
15 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 155 (22.33%) Analyst
2 128 (18.44%) Tester
3 113 (16.28%) Developer
4 110 (15.85%) Test Analyst
5 72 (10.37%) Java Developer
6 54 (7.78%) Test Manager
7 53 (7.64%) Consultant
8 50 (7.20%) Test Engineer
8 50 (7.20%) QA Engineer
9 38 (5.48%) Test Consultant
10 37 (5.33%) Performance Tester
10 37 (5.33%) Senior Developer
11 33 (4.76%) QA Tester
11 33 (4.76%) Test Leader
12 31 (4.47%) Automation Analyst
13 29 (4.18%) QA Analyst
14 27 (3.89%) Automation Test Analyst
15 25 (3.60%) Performance Test Consultant
15 25 (3.60%) Performance Consultant
16 23 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (17.58%) .NET
2 87 (12.54%) HTML
3 74 (10.66%) CSS
4 62 (8.93%) Web Services
5 44 (6.34%) Gherkin
6 41 (5.91%) HTML5
6 41 (5.91%) CSS3
7 37 (5.33%) SOAP
8 36 (5.19%) ASP.NET
9 34 (4.90%) jQuery
10 30 (4.32%) REST
10 30 (4.32%) Ajax
11 27 (3.89%) Spring
11 27 (3.89%) RESTful
12 25 (3.60%) J2EE
13 23 (3.31%) JSP
14 22 (3.17%) XML
14 22 (3.17%) Hibernate
14 22 (3.17%) WCF
15 21 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.23%) Open Source
2 63 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (8.21%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.19%) Client/Server
5 31 (4.47%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.74%) User Experience
7 17 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.73%) Statistics
9 10 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.30%) iPhone
10 9 (1.30%) Learning Management System
10 9 (1.30%) E-Learning
10 9 (1.30%) VLE
11 8 (1.15%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.01%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.01%) Clustering
13 6 (0.86%) Derivative
13 6 (0.86%) Web 2.0
13 6 (0.86%) Online Games
14 5 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 127 (18.30%) Linux
2 72 (10.37%) Windows
3 69 (9.94%) UNIX
4 32 (4.61%) Android
4 32 (4.61%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.73%) CentOS
7 9 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.72%) Solaris
10 4 (0.58%) AIX
10 4 (0.58%) VMS
10 4 (0.58%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (27.52%) Test Scripting
3 153 (22.05%) Scrum
4 144 (20.75%) Automated Testing
5 141 (20.32%) Test Automation
6 119 (17.15%) TDD
7 117 (16.86%) Test Strategy
8 106 (15.27%) BDD
9 89 (12.82%) E-Commerce
10 85 (12.25%) Regression Testing
11 81 (11.67%) Integration Testing
12 79 (11.38%) Software Testing
13 73 (10.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 71 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
15 70 (10.09%) Manual Testing
16 59 (8.50%) User Stories
16 59 (8.50%) Automation Testing
17 53 (7.64%) Unit Testing
18 51 (7.35%) Software Engineering
18 51 (7.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 225 (32.42%) SQL
2 210 (30.26%) Java
3 120 (17.29%) C#
4 90 (12.97%) JavaScript
5 67 (9.65%) Python
6 48 (6.92%) Perl
7 43 (6.20%) Ruby
8 39 (5.62%) C++
9 37 (5.33%) PL/SQL
10 29 (4.18%) T-SQL
10 29 (4.18%) Bash Shell
11 24 (3.46%) PHP
12 19 (2.74%) C
12 19 (2.74%) Scala
13 18 (2.59%) VBScript
14 15 (2.16%) VB
15 12 (1.73%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.59%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.44%) CoffeeScript
17 10 (1.44%) sed
Qualifications
1 104 (14.99%) Degree
2 93 (13.40%) ISEB
3 59 (8.50%) ISTQB
4 35 (5.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 30 (4.32%) Security Cleared
6 27 (3.89%) SC Cleared
7 21 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (1.01%) Brainbench
8 7 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.86%) CISSP
9 6 (0.86%) MCSE
9 6 (0.86%) MCSA
9 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.72%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.58%) HP ASE
12 3 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.29%) HP AIS
13 2 (0.29%) CCNP
14 1 (0.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 304 (43.80%) QA
2 4 (0.58%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.30%) Shibboleth
3 7 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.14%) KVM
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 85 (12.25%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (4.47%) Puppet
4 18 (2.59%) Nagios
5 13 (1.87%) Ganglia
6 11 (1.59%) Zenoss
7 10 (1.44%) Ansible
8 6 (0.86%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.72%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.72%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.43%) OSSEC
10 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (0.43%) Salt
11 2 (0.29%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.14%) logstash
12 1 (0.14%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 1 (0.14%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 120 (17.29%) HP
2 92 (13.26%) Microsoft
3 87 (12.54%) Oracle
4 29 (4.18%) SAP
5 25 (3.60%) JBoss
6 24 (3.46%) Citrix
7 17 (2.45%) Adobe
7 17 (2.45%) VMware
8 16 (2.31%) Google
8 16 (2.31%) Atlassian
9 14 (2.02%) Perforce
10 8 (1.15%) IBM
11 7 (1.01%) Hitachi
11 7 (1.01%) Cisco
11 7 (1.01%) Splunk
12 6 (0.86%) Siebel
13 5 (0.72%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.58%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.58%) Rackspace
14 4 (0.58%) Jaspersoft
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £53,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50 - £63 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 45000-55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Aditi
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago