The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Performance Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Performance Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Performance Tester
Rank 621 625 620
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Performance Tester 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.012% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -48.71%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 - £40,000
Senior Performance Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Performance Tester in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Performance Tester
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Performance Tester across the London region.

Senior Performance Tester Salary Trend in London

Senior Performance Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Performance Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Senior Performance Tester Salary Histogram in London

Senior Performance Tester
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Performance Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +20 3 £43,000 -18.09%
Croydon - 1 £43,000 -
Senior Performance Tester
England

Senior Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Performance Tester in their job title 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 with Senior Performance Tester in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Apache CXF
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) User Stories
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) NUnit
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) Selenium
4 4 (50.00%) FitNesse
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) JUnit
5 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Apache

Senior Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Performance Tester in their job title 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 with Senior Performance Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) VisualVM
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) NeoLoad
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) Apache CXF
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) JRockit
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sun