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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 494 377 375
Rank change year-on-year
-117 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 151 298 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.72% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.84% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127 226 210
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £39,470
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £75,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
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
35920 35617 37447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.84% 85.70% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30668 29923 30305
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +9 23 £60,000 +14.28% 6
Harrow - 6 £50,000 -
Isleworth - 5 £50,000 -
Croydon -1 3 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Dagenham - 2 £50,000 -
Romford - 1 £57,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 204 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (39.13%) QA
3 130 (35.33%) Java
4 124 (33.70%) Selenium
5 120 (32.61%) Test Automation
6 113 (30.71%) C#
7 111 (30.16%) SQL
8 81 (22.01%) ISEB
9 80 (21.74%) Scrum
9 80 (21.74%) Finance
10 77 (20.92%) ISTQB
11 73 (19.84%) Continuous Integration
11 73 (19.84%) Test Strategy
12 71 (19.29%) Test Scripting
12 71 (19.29%) BDD
13 68 (18.48%) Functional Testing
14 67 (18.21%) JMeter
15 66 (17.93%) LoadRunner
15 66 (17.93%) .NET
16 64 (17.39%) HP
17 58 (15.76%) Automated Testing
18 57 (15.49%) Visual Studio
18 57 (15.49%) Python
19 56 (15.22%) SQL Server
20 55 (14.95%) Software Testing
21 54 (14.67%) Microsoft
21 54 (14.67%) Jenkins
22 53 (14.40%) Degree
23 51 (13.86%) Cucumber
24 50 (13.59%) JIRA

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 14 (3.80%) Tomcat
2 13 (3.53%) Confluence
3 11 (2.99%) IIS
3 11 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.72%) Node.js
5 8 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.36%) JBoss
8 4 (1.09%) Tuxedo
8 4 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.54%) Mule
10 2 (0.54%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.27%) Apache
11 1 (0.27%) CMS
11 1 (0.27%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (13.32%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.80%) MS Office
2 14 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.17%) MS Project
4 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.82%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.09%) Maximo
2 4 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.82%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.54%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (0.54%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.54%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.26%) GitHub
2 8 (2.17%) SaaS
3 6 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.09%) Force.com
5 4 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.27%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.45%) HTTP
1 9 (2.45%) Internet
2 5 (1.36%) Broadband
2 5 (1.36%) Network Security
3 4 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.82%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.82%) InfiniBand
4 3 (0.82%) LDAP
4 3 (0.82%) Multicast
5 2 (0.54%) LAN
5 2 (0.54%) SSL
5 2 (0.54%) WAN
6 1 (0.27%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) Extranet
6 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.16%) Oracle Database
3 10 (2.72%) Big Data
4 9 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.45%) KDB
5 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.36%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.09%) GIS
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.82%) MySQL
8 3 (0.82%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.54%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.27%) OLTP
10 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 124 (33.70%) Selenium
2 67 (18.21%) JMeter
3 66 (17.93%) LoadRunner
4 57 (15.49%) Visual Studio
5 54 (14.67%) Jenkins
6 51 (13.86%) Cucumber
7 50 (13.59%) JIRA
8 48 (13.04%) WebDriver
9 43 (11.68%) HP UFT
10 40 (10.87%) JUnit
11 39 (10.60%) Git (software)
12 33 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 28 (7.61%) NUnit
14 26 (7.07%) SpecFlow
15 19 (5.16%) NeoLoad
16 18 (4.89%) Subversion
17 14 (3.80%) Maven
18 12 (3.26%) Hudson
18 12 (3.26%) Visual Studio Team System
19 10 (2.72%) SoapUI
General
1 80 (21.74%) Finance
2 22 (5.98%) Banking
3 20 (5.43%) Retail
4 19 (5.16%) Games
5 13 (3.53%) Front Office
6 10 (2.72%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.72%) Marketing
7 9 (2.45%) Publishing
8 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.09%) Advertising
10 4 (1.09%) Legal
10 4 (1.09%) Local Government
11 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (20.65%) Tester
2 70 (19.02%) Developer
3 51 (13.86%) Analyst
4 38 (10.33%) Test Analyst
5 34 (9.24%) Automation Tester
5 34 (9.24%) Java Developer
6 33 (8.97%) Performance Tester
6 33 (8.97%) Test Leader
7 28 (7.61%) QA Engineer
7 28 (7.61%) Test Manager
8 24 (6.52%) Performance Test Leader
9 20 (5.43%) QA Analyst
10 19 (5.16%) Agile Tester
10 19 (5.16%) Consultant
10 19 (5.16%) Test Engineer
11 18 (4.89%) Test Automation Developer
12 17 (4.62%) Architect
13 15 (4.08%) Automation Analyst
13 15 (4.08%) C# Developer
13 15 (4.08%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.93%) .NET
2 42 (11.41%) Web Services
3 30 (8.15%) SOAP
4 25 (6.79%) REST
5 24 (6.52%) Gherkin
6 23 (6.25%) HTML
6 23 (6.25%) Middleware
7 22 (5.98%) Spring
8 20 (5.43%) XML
9 15 (4.08%) CSS
9 15 (4.08%) JMS
10 12 (3.26%) ASP.NET
11 11 (2.99%) TIBCO EMS
12 9 (2.45%) AngularJS
12 9 (2.45%) HTML5
12 9 (2.45%) RESTful
13 8 (2.17%) .NET Framework
13 8 (2.17%) XSLT
14 6 (1.63%) Hibernate
14 6 (1.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (10.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 33 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.62%) Derivative
4 17 (4.62%) Equities
5 16 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
5 16 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
5 16 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 16 (4.35%) iPhone
5 16 (4.35%) User Experience
6 15 (4.08%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.80%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.72%) Physics
9 9 (2.45%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.90%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.90%) Fintech
11 6 (1.63%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.63%) Hedge funds
12 5 (1.36%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.77%) Windows
2 42 (11.41%) Unix
3 32 (8.70%) Linux
4 19 (5.16%) Android
5 8 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.36%) Solaris
7 3 (0.82%) CentOS
7 3 (0.82%) VMS
8 2 (0.54%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (32.61%) Test Automation
3 80 (21.74%) Scrum
4 73 (19.84%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (19.84%) Test Strategy
5 71 (19.29%) BDD
5 71 (19.29%) Test Scripting
6 68 (18.48%) Functional Testing
7 58 (15.76%) Automated Testing
8 55 (14.95%) Software Testing
9 49 (13.32%) Test Management
10 42 (11.41%) Load Testing
11 41 (11.14%) TDD
12 39 (10.60%) Non-Functional Testing
13 38 (10.33%) Mentoring
14 36 (9.78%) Manual Testing
14 36 (9.78%) Multithreading
15 35 (9.51%) Defect Management
15 35 (9.51%) SDLC
16 34 (9.24%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (35.33%) Java
2 113 (30.71%) C#
3 111 (30.16%) SQL
4 57 (15.49%) Python
5 38 (10.33%) Ruby
6 31 (8.42%) C++
7 30 (8.15%) JavaScript
8 23 (6.25%) C
9 17 (4.62%) Groovy
10 14 (3.80%) PHP
11 13 (3.53%) Perl
12 12 (3.26%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.26%) Scala
13 10 (2.72%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.90%) VB
15 6 (1.63%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.09%) Apex Code
16 4 (1.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 81 (22.01%) ISEB
2 77 (20.92%) ISTQB
3 53 (14.40%) Degree
4 36 (9.78%) Security Cleared
5 25 (6.79%) SC Cleared
6 22 (5.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (3.26%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.72%) HP ASE
9 5 (1.36%) CISSP
10 4 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (39.13%) QA
2 5 (1.36%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.36%) SLA
3 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.17%) Docker
2 6 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.82%) vSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 47 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.45%) Puppet
4 5 (1.36%) CFEngine
4 5 (1.36%) Graphite
4 5 (1.36%) Mesos
4 5 (1.36%) Salt
4 5 (1.36%) yum
5 4 (1.09%) Ansible
6 3 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.82%) TIBCO Hawk
7 2 (0.54%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.27%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.27%) Nagios
8 1 (0.27%) OpenView
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (17.39%) HP
2 54 (14.67%) Microsoft
3 47 (12.77%) Oracle
4 21 (5.71%) SAP
5 20 (5.43%) TIBCO
6 18 (4.89%) Citrix
7 14 (3.80%) IBM
8 11 (2.99%) Atlassian
9 9 (2.45%) Solace
10 8 (2.17%) VMware
11 7 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.36%) Talarian
13 4 (1.09%) ESRI
13 4 (1.09%) Telerik
13 4 (1.09%) WorldPay
14 3 (0.82%) Cisco
14 3 (0.82%) Cognizant
14 3 (0.82%) Informatica
14 3 (0.82%) Perforce
14 3 (0.82%) Sybase
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 46k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits _ employee focussed development
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45 - £65 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Options
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
MI5
Salary: From £31,604 to £34,167 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Worldpay
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 21 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Competitive salary + 28 days annual leave + up to 11% pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Sutton, Greater London
Reed Business Information
Salary: To £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Sutton, Greater London
Reed Business Information
Salary: To £63,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Sutton, Greater London
Reed Business Information
Salary: To £45k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago