The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Leader 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 Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Lead
Rank 136 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% - 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 - £60,000
Performance Test Leader
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
2210 2048 1870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.33% 92.59% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1554 1581
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Performance Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Performance Test Leader
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Performance Test Leader Salary Trend in Reading

Performance Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Performance Test Leader Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Test Leader in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (78.57%) Performance Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (64.29%) Test Management
3 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
3 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) LoadRunner
5 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Fujitsu
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (42.86%) vSphere
6 6 (42.86%) Replication
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (42.86%) C
6 6 (42.86%) C#
6 6 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
8 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
8 4 (28.57%) ISEB
9 3 (21.43%) WinRunner
9 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
9 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
9 3 (21.43%) Software Distribution

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) LoadRunner
2 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
4 3 (21.43%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Performance Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Test Management
2 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Software Distribution
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
1 6 (42.86%) Fujitsu
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £6,000 car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago