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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 401 330 337
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +7
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 247 385 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.78% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.93% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 182 309 276
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
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
37718 41209 38006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.72% 83.70% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31453 33760 31705
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -23 50 £48,750 -2.50% 10
Wimbledon -2 8 £50,000 +150.00%
Canary Wharf - 4 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £57,500 -
Croydon +13 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Ealing - 1 £58,500 -
Paddington - 1 £52,500 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 326 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (42.11%) QA
3 210 (38.11%) SQL
4 187 (33.94%) Java
5 184 (33.39%) Selenium
6 165 (29.95%) Finance
7 143 (25.95%) Test Automation
8 139 (25.23%) Test Scripting
9 137 (24.86%) BDD
10 128 (23.23%) C#
11 123 (22.32%) TDD
12 120 (21.78%) JMeter
13 119 (21.60%) Scrum
14 109 (19.78%) Test Strategy
15 103 (18.69%) JavaScript
16 98 (17.79%) LoadRunner
17 97 (17.60%) SQL Server
18 87 (15.79%) Cucumber
19 86 (15.61%) Linux
19 86 (15.61%) Microsoft
19 86 (15.61%) User Acceptance Testing
20 84 (15.25%) Integration Testing
20 84 (15.25%) HP
20 84 (15.25%) Web Services
21 83 (15.06%) QuickTest Pro
22 82 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
23 81 (14.70%) .NET
24 78 (14.16%) Open Source
24 78 (14.16%) Banking
25 77 (13.97%) WebDriver

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (4.54%) Apache
2 23 (4.17%) Confluence
3 22 (3.99%) Node.js
4 21 (3.81%) IIS
5 19 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.81%) JBoss
8 8 (1.45%) nginx
9 7 (1.27%) Jetty
10 6 (1.09%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.09%) Lync
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.36%) CMS
12 2 (0.36%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 49 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.54%) MS Office
3 4 (0.73%) FastStats
4 1 (0.18%) Mingle
4 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.09%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.73%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.54%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.36%) Sophis RISQUE
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.36%) GitHub
4 7 (1.27%) SaaS
5 3 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.81%) HTTP
2 15 (2.72%) DNS
3 14 (2.54%) Internet
4 12 (2.18%) LAN
4 12 (2.18%) WAN
5 10 (1.81%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.45%) VPN
6 8 (1.45%) DHCP
6 8 (1.45%) MPLS
6 8 (1.45%) Wireless
6 8 (1.45%) VPLS
7 7 (1.27%) Firewall
7 7 (1.27%) VoIP
8 6 (1.09%) OSPF
8 6 (1.09%) BGP
8 6 (1.09%) EIGRP
8 6 (1.09%) VRRP
8 6 (1.09%) HSRP
8 6 (1.09%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (0.91%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.17%) Relational Database
3 35 (6.35%) MongoDB
4 26 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (4.36%) MySQL
6 19 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (3.27%) Oracle Database
8 17 (3.09%) NoSQL
9 16 (2.90%) Redis
10 13 (2.36%) Big Data
11 12 (2.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (2.18%) Amazon Redshift
11 12 (2.18%) RavenDB
11 12 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.45%) SSDT
14 7 (1.27%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 184 (33.39%) Selenium
2 120 (21.78%) JMeter
3 98 (17.79%) LoadRunner
4 87 (15.79%) Cucumber
5 83 (15.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 77 (13.97%) WebDriver
7 70 (12.70%) Git (software)
8 63 (11.43%) JIRA
9 51 (9.26%) Jenkins
10 48 (8.71%) Visual Studio
11 43 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 36 (6.53%) SoapUI
13 31 (5.63%) Calabash
14 30 (5.44%) Appium
15 28 (5.08%) Maven
16 24 (4.36%) JUnit
17 23 (4.17%) Rational Performance Tester
17 23 (4.17%) Hudson
18 21 (3.81%) Eclipse
19 19 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 165 (29.95%) Finance
2 78 (14.16%) Banking
3 57 (10.34%) Retail
4 31 (5.63%) Marketing
5 30 (5.44%) Front Office
6 28 (5.08%) Investment Banking
7 17 (3.09%) Back Office
8 15 (2.72%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.54%) Advertising
10 8 (1.45%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.09%) Publishing
11 6 (1.09%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.91%) Legal
13 4 (0.73%) Games
14 3 (0.54%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.36%) Law
16 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 112 (20.33%) Developer
2 93 (16.88%) Analyst
3 91 (16.52%) Tester
4 80 (14.52%) Test Analyst
5 53 (9.62%) Consultant
6 47 (8.53%) Test Consultant
7 45 (8.17%) Test Manager
8 40 (7.26%) QA Engineer
9 38 (6.90%) Test Leader
10 27 (4.90%) Test Engineer
11 26 (4.72%) Performance Tester
11 26 (4.72%) Java Developer
11 26 (4.72%) Senior QA Engineer
12 24 (4.36%) Automation Tester
13 23 (4.17%) Senior Tester
14 21 (3.81%) Performance Test Leader
15 17 (3.09%) Architect
16 16 (2.90%) Mobile Developer
16 16 (2.90%) Performance Consultant
17 15 (2.72%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (15.25%) Web Services
2 81 (14.70%) .NET
3 50 (9.07%) HTML
4 44 (7.99%) SOAP
5 42 (7.62%) XML
6 32 (5.81%) Gherkin
7 27 (4.90%) WCF
7 27 (4.90%) ASP.NET
8 26 (4.72%) Middleware
9 25 (4.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (4.36%) REST
11 21 (3.81%) Hibernate
11 21 (3.81%) Spring
12 19 (3.45%) RESTful
13 18 (3.27%) CSS
14 15 (2.72%) XSL
15 14 (2.54%) Swing
16 13 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (2.36%) HTML5
17 12 (2.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.16%) Open Source
2 72 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (7.80%) Mobile App
4 39 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 29 (5.26%) Blog
6 22 (3.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (2.72%) iPhone
8 14 (2.54%) Clustering
9 11 (2.00%) Derivative
9 11 (2.00%) iPad
10 8 (1.45%) Video on Demand
10 8 (1.45%) IPTV
10 8 (1.45%) Over-the-Top Content
11 7 (1.27%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.09%) GIS
12 6 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.09%) User Experience
12 6 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (0.91%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.91%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 86 (15.61%) Linux
2 46 (8.35%) Windows
3 41 (7.44%) UNIX
4 32 (5.81%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.63%) Android
6 10 (1.81%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.45%) Windows 8
7 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.45%) Windows Vista
7 8 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.54%) AIX
10 2 (0.36%) Solaris
11 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (25.95%) Test Automation
3 139 (25.23%) Test Scripting
4 137 (24.86%) BDD
5 123 (22.32%) TDD
6 119 (21.60%) Scrum
7 109 (19.78%) Test Strategy
8 86 (15.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 84 (15.25%) Integration Testing
10 82 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
11 73 (13.25%) Manual Testing
12 72 (13.07%) E-Commerce
13 71 (12.89%) Automated Testing
14 57 (10.34%) Software Engineering
15 56 (10.16%) Regression Testing
16 49 (8.89%) Unit Testing
16 49 (8.89%) Test Management
17 47 (8.53%) Software Testing
18 46 (8.35%) Multithreading
19 44 (7.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 210 (38.11%) SQL
2 187 (33.94%) Java
3 128 (23.23%) C#
4 103 (18.69%) JavaScript
5 44 (7.99%) Python
6 27 (4.90%) Perl
7 25 (4.54%) C++
8 23 (4.17%) Ruby
9 22 (3.99%) PL/SQL
10 18 (3.27%) PHP
11 17 (3.09%) Scala
12 16 (2.90%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.00%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.00%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.09%) Groovy
15 5 (0.91%) R
16 4 (0.73%) Apex Code
17 3 (0.54%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.54%) C
17 3 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (10.16%) ISEB
2 50 (9.07%) Degree
3 45 (8.17%) ISTQB
4 23 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.63%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.45%) Sun Certification
6 8 (1.45%) PMP
7 6 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.09%) CCNP
7 6 (1.09%) CCDA
8 5 (0.91%) HND
9 4 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.18%) HNC
11 1 (0.18%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (42.11%) QA
2 6 (1.09%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (1.45%) Docker
2 7 (1.27%) vSphere
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.18%) NFS
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (7.26%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (3.45%) Puppet
4 10 (1.81%) HP SiteScope
5 8 (1.45%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.54%) Opsview
7 2 (0.36%) Ansible
7 2 (0.36%) Nagios
8 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.18%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.18%) nmon
8 1 (0.18%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 86 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 84 (15.25%) HP
3 75 (13.61%) Oracle
4 37 (6.72%) IBM
5 18 (3.27%) Siebel
6 17 (3.09%) Google
7 15 (2.72%) TIBCO
8 14 (2.54%) SAP
9 13 (2.36%) Sybase
10 12 (2.18%) Teradata
11 11 (2.00%) VMware
12 10 (1.81%) Atlassian
13 8 (1.45%) SOASTA, Inc
13 8 (1.45%) Cisco
14 7 (1.27%) ATG
14 7 (1.27%) Red Hat
14 7 (1.27%) Intershop
14 7 (1.27%) Tableau
14 7 (1.27%) Demandware
14 7 (1.27%) hybris
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum (DOE - possibly more) + bonus + shar
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Test Consultant (Oracle)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Curve Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £51000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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