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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 466 433 372
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -61
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 189 250 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.55% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.63% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 152 182 309
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
37614 39418 42497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.08% 87.11% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32320 32912 34944
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,243 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +53 35 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Brentford - 4 £52,500 -
Isleworth - 4 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £57,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £51,000 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 194 (56.89%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (43.40%) QA
3 133 (39.00%) Java
4 128 (37.54%) Selenium
5 110 (32.26%) Test Automation
6 86 (25.22%) Continuous Integration
7 79 (23.17%) Finance
8 77 (22.58%) JMeter
9 75 (21.99%) Cucumber
10 74 (21.70%) BDD
11 73 (21.41%) SQL
12 72 (21.11%) Jenkins
13 71 (20.82%) C#
13 71 (20.82%) ISEB
13 71 (20.82%) Automated Testing
14 70 (20.53%) ISTQB
15 60 (17.60%) JIRA
15 60 (17.60%) Ruby
16 59 (17.30%) LoadRunner
17 57 (16.72%) Functional Testing
18 56 (16.42%) WebDriver
19 54 (15.84%) Test Strategy
20 53 (15.54%) Git (software)
20 53 (15.54%) Scrum
21 51 (14.96%) TDD
21 51 (14.96%) Software Testing
22 50 (14.66%) Non-Functional Testing
23 48 (14.08%) .NET
24 46 (13.49%) Oracle
24 46 (13.49%) Security Cleared

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 23 (6.74%) Tomcat
2 14 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 13 (3.81%) Node.js
4 11 (3.23%) Apache
5 10 (2.93%) Confluence
6 9 (2.64%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.76%) IIS
7 6 (1.76%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.76%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.47%) CMS
9 4 (1.17%) JBoss
9 4 (1.17%) Tuxedo
9 4 (1.17%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.59%) Mule
11 2 (0.59%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.35%) MS Office
3 7 (2.05%) Mingle
3 7 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.76%) MS Project
4 6 (1.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.76%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.17%) Maximo
3 2 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.64%) SoftLayer
2 7 (2.05%) GitHub
2 7 (2.05%) SaaS
3 6 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.17%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.59%) Force.com
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.16%) HTTP
2 10 (2.93%) HTTPS
3 7 (2.05%) Broadband
4 5 (1.47%) DHCP
4 5 (1.47%) DNS
4 5 (1.47%) LAN
4 5 (1.47%) LDAP
4 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.47%) WAN
5 3 (0.88%) Extranet
5 3 (0.88%) Internet
5 3 (0.88%) Intranet
6 2 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.16%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.76%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.76%) MySQL
4 6 (1.76%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.47%) Big Data
5 5 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.17%) GIS
6 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.88%) OLTP
7 3 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 128 (37.54%) Selenium
2 77 (22.58%) JMeter
3 75 (21.99%) Cucumber
4 72 (21.11%) Jenkins
5 60 (17.60%) JIRA
6 59 (17.30%) LoadRunner
7 56 (16.42%) WebDriver
8 53 (15.54%) Git (software)
9 41 (12.02%) Visual Studio
10 36 (10.56%) JUnit
11 21 (6.16%) SoapUI
12 19 (5.57%) FitNesse
13 16 (4.69%) TeamCity
13 16 (4.69%) TestNG
14 15 (4.40%) SpecFlow
15 12 (3.52%) Appium
15 12 (3.52%) HP UFT
15 12 (3.52%) WATIR
16 11 (3.23%) NeoLoad
17 10 (2.93%) Hudson
General
1 79 (23.17%) Finance
2 27 (7.92%) Banking
3 20 (5.87%) Games
3 20 (5.87%) Retail
4 18 (5.28%) Marketing
5 9 (2.64%) Publishing
6 8 (2.35%) Back Office
7 6 (1.76%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.17%) Advertising
9 4 (1.17%) Legal
9 4 (1.17%) Local Government
10 3 (0.88%) Law
10 3 (0.88%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.59%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 77 (22.58%) Tester
2 73 (21.41%) Analyst
3 59 (17.30%) Test Analyst
4 53 (15.54%) Developer
5 36 (10.56%) QA Engineer
6 33 (9.68%) Automation Tester
7 32 (9.38%) Performance Tester
7 32 (9.38%) QA Analyst
8 31 (9.09%) Test Engineer
9 28 (8.21%) Test Leader
10 23 (6.74%) Automation Test Analyst
11 22 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
11 22 (6.45%) Test Automation Developer
12 17 (4.99%) Test Manager
13 15 (4.40%) Java Developer
13 15 (4.40%) Software Tester
14 14 (4.11%) Developer in Test
14 14 (4.11%) Performance Analyst
14 14 (4.11%) Performance Test Analyst
15 13 (3.81%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.08%) .NET
2 41 (12.02%) SOAP
3 38 (11.14%) Web Services
4 31 (9.09%) REST
5 22 (6.45%) Gherkin
6 21 (6.16%) CSS
6 21 (6.16%) HTML
7 15 (4.40%) RESTful
7 15 (4.40%) Spring
8 14 (4.11%) XML
9 13 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (3.52%) J2EE
10 12 (3.52%) Middleware
11 9 (2.64%) JMS
11 9 (2.64%) LAMP
12 8 (2.35%) ASP.NET
13 7 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (1.76%) AngularJS
14 6 (1.76%) SAML
14 6 (1.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.97%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.74%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.40%) User Experience
5 14 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 11 (3.23%) Fintech
7 10 (2.93%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.35%) Derivative
8 8 (2.35%) Equities
9 7 (2.05%) Credit Derivative
9 7 (2.05%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (2.05%) Fixed Income
9 7 (2.05%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.76%) Physics
11 5 (1.47%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.47%) iDTV
11 5 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.02%) Linux
2 28 (8.21%) Windows
3 26 (7.62%) Unix
4 20 (5.87%) Android
5 16 (4.69%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.35%) Kali Linux
7 6 (1.76%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.17%) CentOS
10 3 (0.88%) Solaris
10 3 (0.88%) VMS
10 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.29%) Debian
12 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (56.89%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (32.26%) Test Automation
3 86 (25.22%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (21.70%) BDD
5 71 (20.82%) Automated Testing
6 57 (16.72%) Functional Testing
7 54 (15.84%) Test Strategy
8 53 (15.54%) Scrum
9 51 (14.96%) Software Testing
9 51 (14.96%) TDD
10 50 (14.66%) Non-Functional Testing
11 45 (13.20%) Test Scripting
12 44 (12.90%) Manual Testing
12 44 (12.90%) Open Source
13 40 (11.73%) E-Commerce
14 39 (11.44%) Mentoring
15 37 (10.85%) Load Testing
16 36 (10.56%) Defect Management
17 35 (10.26%) Integration Testing
18 31 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (39.00%) Java
2 73 (21.41%) SQL
3 71 (20.82%) C#
4 60 (17.60%) Ruby
5 42 (12.32%) Python
6 32 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 17 (4.99%) PHP
8 16 (4.69%) Groovy
9 14 (4.11%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.81%) Perl
11 11 (3.23%) C++
12 9 (2.64%) C
12 9 (2.64%) Korn
13 7 (2.05%) XPath
14 4 (1.17%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.17%) Scala
14 4 (1.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.88%) VB
16 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (20.82%) ISEB
2 70 (20.53%) ISTQB
3 46 (13.49%) Security Cleared
4 42 (12.32%) Degree
5 27 (7.92%) SC Cleared
6 20 (5.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (4.40%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.17%) HP ASE
9 2 (0.59%) CISSP
9 2 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.59%) RHCE
9 2 (0.59%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (43.40%) QA
2 9 (2.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.88%) Docker
3 3 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (4.99%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (3.52%) Puppet
4 9 (2.64%) HAProxy
5 5 (1.47%) yum
6 3 (0.88%) Ansible
6 3 (0.88%) Graphite
6 3 (0.88%) OpenView
6 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.59%) CloudHub
7 2 (0.59%) Grafana
7 2 (0.59%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.59%) Nagios
8 1 (0.29%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 46 (13.49%) Oracle
2 41 (12.02%) HP
3 24 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.69%) Citrix
5 15 (4.40%) IBM
5 15 (4.40%) VMware
6 14 (4.11%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.35%) Rackspace
7 8 (2.35%) SAP
8 6 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.76%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.47%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.47%) Telerik
9 5 (1.47%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.17%) ESRI
11 3 (0.88%) BMC
11 3 (0.88%) Cisco
11 3 (0.88%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.88%) Perforce
11 3 (0.88%) Sun
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £37,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TDA Group
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Loyal Retainers Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, London UK
Reed Business Information
Salary: £40,000 - £63,000 per year + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
nCrypt Limted
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + options, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pop Science
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
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City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benifits and Bonuses
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Croydon
Energon Global
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago