The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineer
Rank 147 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.079% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,500 -
% change year-on-year
-20.79% -
Performance Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2372 2301 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.45% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1749 1668
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Performance Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Performance Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Performance Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Performance Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Performance Engineer 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 Performance Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) AQtime
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Fujitsu
3 3 (42.86%) IMAP
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) WebLOAD
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Meridio
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (42.86%) PKI
3 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Netcool
3 3 (42.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Benchmarking
3 3 (42.86%) IDOL
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Performance Engineer 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 Performance Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) IMAP
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) IDOL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 3 (42.86%) WebLOAD
1 3 (42.86%) AQtime
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Benchmarking
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Netcool
1 3 (42.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) Meridio
1 3 (42.86%) Fujitsu