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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 376 360 385
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 275 305 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.78% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 213 238 192
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,250 £82,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
37581 38869 36946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.67% 84.53% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31760 32009 30612
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +68 76 £55,000 -4.34% 7
Kingston Upon Thames 0 3 £35,000 -31.70%
Ealing -26 3 £58,500 +8.33%
Harrow +15 2 £57,500 +59.72%
Croydon - 1 £43,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £27,500 -
Osterley - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 302 (57.85%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (47.51%) QA
3 209 (40.04%) Selenium
4 208 (39.85%) SQL
5 196 (37.55%) C#
6 164 (31.42%) Java
7 141 (27.01%) BDD
8 136 (26.05%) TDD
9 132 (25.29%) Test Strategy
10 129 (24.71%) .NET
10 129 (24.71%) Test Automation
11 122 (23.37%) Microsoft
11 122 (23.37%) Finance
12 118 (22.61%) Test Scripting
13 112 (21.46%) Analytical Skills
14 111 (21.26%) Scrum
15 102 (19.54%) JMeter
16 97 (18.58%) Integration Testing
17 96 (18.39%) Automated Testing
18 95 (18.20%) WebDriver
19 92 (17.62%) Web Services
19 92 (17.62%) SOAP
20 89 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
21 87 (16.67%) Visual Studio
22 85 (16.28%) Oracle
22 85 (16.28%) SQL Server
23 82 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
24 80 (15.33%) E-Commerce
25 77 (14.75%) Manual Testing
25 77 (14.75%) Cucumber

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.07%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.49%) Confluence
4 12 (2.30%) nginx
4 12 (2.30%) Apache
5 10 (1.92%) IIS
6 6 (1.15%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.96%) JBoss
7 5 (0.96%) CMS
7 5 (0.96%) Jetty
8 4 (0.77%) Alfresco
8 4 (0.77%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.57%) Content Management Server
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.19%) Node.js
11 1 (0.19%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.19%) SAS
11 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 62 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.92%) MS Office
3 5 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.77%) FastStats
5 3 (0.57%) HipChat
6 2 (0.38%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) PORTIA
2 2 (0.38%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.30%) SaaS
3 10 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.92%) GitHub
4 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.21%) HTTP
2 14 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.72%) DNS
3 9 (1.72%) Internet
4 5 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.57%) Broadband
5 3 (0.57%) Network Security
6 2 (0.38%) AMQP
6 2 (0.38%) SAN
6 2 (0.38%) LAN
6 2 (0.38%) WAN
7 1 (0.19%) LDAP
7 1 (0.19%) VoIP
7 1 (0.19%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) Firewall
7 1 (0.19%) Wireless
7 1 (0.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.09%) Relational Database
3 29 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 27 (5.17%) MySQL
5 23 (4.41%) RavenDB
6 21 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (3.83%) Oracle Database
8 19 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (3.26%) Big Data
10 12 (2.30%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.92%) Star Schema
12 9 (1.72%) OLAP
12 9 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (1.72%) OLAP Cube
13 8 (1.53%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 209 (40.04%) Selenium
2 102 (19.54%) JMeter
3 95 (18.20%) WebDriver
4 89 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 87 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 77 (14.75%) Cucumber
7 75 (14.37%) LoadRunner
8 64 (12.26%) Git (software)
9 60 (11.49%) Jenkins
9 60 (11.49%) HP UFT
10 55 (10.54%) SoapUI
11 54 (10.34%) JIRA
12 36 (6.90%) JUnit
13 34 (6.51%) NUnit
14 33 (6.32%) Maven
15 31 (5.94%) SpecFlow
16 30 (5.75%) Subversion
17 25 (4.79%) FitNesse
18 23 (4.41%) Hudson
19 15 (2.87%) Bugzilla
General
1 122 (23.37%) Finance
2 38 (7.28%) Banking
3 22 (4.21%) Marketing
3 22 (4.21%) Front Office
4 20 (3.83%) Retail
5 15 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.68%) Advertising
6 14 (2.68%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.68%) Games
7 8 (1.53%) Publishing
7 8 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.15%) Law
9 3 (0.57%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 94 (18.01%) Developer
2 82 (15.71%) Tester
3 66 (12.64%) Analyst
4 61 (11.69%) QA Engineer
5 52 (9.96%) Test Analyst
6 43 (8.24%) Test Leader
7 36 (6.90%) Senior QA Engineer
8 34 (6.51%) Test Manager
9 33 (6.32%) Test Engineer
10 32 (6.13%) Automation Tester
11 30 (5.75%) Senior Tester
12 26 (4.98%) Java Developer
12 26 (4.98%) Performance Test Leader
13 25 (4.79%) Software Engineer
14 20 (3.83%) Performance Tester
14 20 (3.83%) Lead Software Engineer
15 19 (3.64%) Consultant
16 16 (3.07%) Architect
16 16 (3.07%) QA Analyst
17 15 (2.87%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (24.71%) .NET
2 92 (17.62%) Web Services
2 92 (17.62%) SOAP
3 45 (8.62%) REST
4 41 (7.85%) XML
5 39 (7.47%) HTML
5 39 (7.47%) ASP.NET
6 36 (6.90%) Gherkin
7 33 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (4.79%) CSS
10 22 (4.21%) Spring
11 18 (3.45%) Hibernate
11 18 (3.45%) Middleware
11 18 (3.45%) WCF
12 17 (3.26%) HTML5
13 15 (2.87%) FIX Protocol
14 14 (2.68%) RESTful
15 13 (2.49%) JSON
16 12 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 112 (21.46%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (3.26%) Blog
4 17 (3.26%) User Experience
5 16 (3.07%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.49%) Clustering
7 12 (2.30%) iPhone
8 11 (2.11%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.92%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.92%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.53%) Derivative
10 8 (1.53%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.34%) Physics
12 6 (1.15%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.96%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.96%) FMCG
14 4 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
15 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 66 (12.64%) Linux
2 51 (9.77%) UNIX
3 49 (9.39%) Windows
4 14 (2.68%) Android
5 11 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.96%) Solaris
7 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.38%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (57.85%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (27.01%) BDD
3 136 (26.05%) TDD
4 132 (25.29%) Test Strategy
5 129 (24.71%) Test Automation
6 118 (22.61%) Test Scripting
7 111 (21.26%) Scrum
8 97 (18.58%) Integration Testing
9 96 (18.39%) Automated Testing
10 82 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
11 80 (15.33%) E-Commerce
12 77 (14.75%) Manual Testing
13 64 (12.26%) Regression Testing
14 62 (11.88%) Mentoring
15 61 (11.69%) Software Engineering
16 57 (10.92%) User Stories
17 56 (10.73%) Unit Testing
18 55 (10.54%) User Acceptance Testing
18 55 (10.54%) MVC
19 53 (10.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 208 (39.85%) SQL
2 196 (37.55%) C#
3 164 (31.42%) Java
4 76 (14.56%) JavaScript
5 46 (8.81%) Python
6 36 (6.90%) Ruby
6 36 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 32 (6.13%) C++
8 27 (5.17%) PHP
9 21 (4.02%) Scala
10 19 (3.64%) Perl
11 16 (3.07%) Shell Script
12 15 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.49%) C
14 12 (2.30%) Groovy
15 10 (1.92%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.96%) R
17 4 (0.77%) Apex Code
18 2 (0.38%) VB
19 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 59 (11.30%) Degree
2 58 (11.11%) ISEB
3 54 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 40 (7.66%) Security Cleared
5 25 (4.79%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.87%) DV Cleared
7 14 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (1.72%) Sun Certification
9 8 (1.53%) HP ASE
10 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (47.51%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.38%) GxP
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.92%) Docker
2 5 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (7.28%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (4.21%) Puppet
4 9 (1.72%) Capistrano
5 7 (1.34%) Ansible
6 6 (1.15%) Graphite
7 4 (0.77%) Nagios
8 3 (0.57%) CFEngine
8 3 (0.57%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.38%) Salt
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.38%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 122 (23.37%) Microsoft
2 85 (16.28%) Oracle
3 57 (10.92%) HP
4 23 (4.41%) SAP
5 11 (2.11%) VMware
6 10 (1.92%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.53%) Telerik
7 8 (1.53%) TIBCO
7 8 (1.53%) Tableau
8 7 (1.34%) Solace
8 7 (1.34%) IBM
9 6 (1.15%) Siebel
9 6 (1.15%) Teradata
10 5 (0.96%) Adobe
10 5 (0.96%) Talarian
11 4 (0.77%) Sybase
11 4 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.77%) Google
12 3 (0.57%) Splunk
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Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80 - 100k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: Yesterday
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Burns Sheehan
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Exposed Solutions
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Pertemps ERP
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