The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Test Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing Consultant
Rank - 450 449
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.005% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £42,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
Performance Test Consultant
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Performance Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Performance Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Test Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Performance Test Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Performance Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Performance Test Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) IIS

Performance Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Performance Test Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu