The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Consultant
Rank 894 903 919
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Consultant 41 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.032% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.033% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 10
Average salary £50,000 £57,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,600 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Performance Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Performance Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Consultant within the UK.

Performance Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Consultant over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Performance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Consultant
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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
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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
England +21 34 £52,500 -12.50% 4
London -1 18 £70,000 +16.66% 1
South East +19 5 £62,500 - 1
City of London +52 4 £73,750 +73.52% 1
Leeds - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
South West - 3 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £45,000 -
Bristol - 3 £37,500 -
South Wales - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Southampton - 3 - -
Wales - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey - 2 £62,500 - 1
Newport - 2 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -
Borehamwood - 1 - - 1
Cobham - 1 £62,500 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

Performance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 39 (58.21%) LoadRunner
2 32 (47.76%) Performance Testing
3 27 (40.30%) ISEB
4 26 (38.81%) JMeter
5 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (37.31%) HP
6 23 (34.33%) ISTQB
6 23 (34.33%) Performance Engineering
7 19 (28.36%) Selenium
7 19 (28.36%) HP Quality Center
8 17 (25.37%) Java
9 16 (23.88%) SAP
9 16 (23.88%) Finance
10 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (22.39%) HP UFT
10 15 (22.39%) Test Management
11 14 (20.90%) Test Scripting
11 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
11 14 (20.90%) Data Management
12 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
12 13 (19.40%) Performance Analysis
12 13 (19.40%) Presales
13 12 (17.91%) Gatling
13 12 (17.91%) Load Testing
13 12 (17.91%) C
13 12 (17.91%) Citrix
13 12 (17.91%) Games
14 11 (16.42%) SQL
14 11 (16.42%) Oracle
14 11 (16.42%) SQL Server

Performance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.49%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) VoIP
1 1 (1.49%) WAN
1 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 39 (58.21%) LoadRunner
2 26 (38.81%) JMeter
3 19 (28.36%) Selenium
4 15 (22.39%) HP UFT
5 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
6 12 (17.91%) Gatling
7 10 (14.93%) CruiseControl
7 10 (14.93%) Hudson
7 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
7 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (11.94%) Appium
8 8 (11.94%) JUnit
8 8 (11.94%) Ranorex
8 8 (11.94%) SoapUI
8 8 (11.94%) The Grinder
9 4 (5.97%) NeoLoad
9 4 (5.97%) WebLOAD
10 3 (4.48%) JIRA
11 1 (1.49%) Rational Performance Tester
11 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Games
3 5 (7.46%) Advertising
4 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) French Language
5 1 (1.49%) German Language
5 1 (1.49%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) DCOM
2 4 (5.97%) .NET
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 2 (2.99%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (16.42%) User Experience
2 3 (4.48%) Chemistry
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Derivative
3 1 (1.49%) Equities
3 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.49%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Pricing Data
3 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
1 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Performance Testing
2 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.33%) Performance Engineering
4 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (22.39%) Test Management
5 14 (20.90%) Data Management
5 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
5 14 (20.90%) Test Scripting
6 13 (19.40%) Performance Analysis
6 13 (19.40%) Presales
7 12 (17.91%) Load Testing
8 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.43%) Line Management
9 9 (13.43%) Test Strategy
10 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.94%) Open Source
10 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
10 8 (11.94%) Project Management
11 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (10.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) Java
2 12 (17.91%) C
3 11 (16.42%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) C#
4 10 (14.93%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) Scala
6 4 (5.97%) VB
7 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) ANSI C
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) ISEB
2 23 (34.33%) ISTQB
3 11 (16.42%) HP ASE
4 10 (14.93%) Degree
5 6 (8.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (5.97%) ACCA
6 4 (5.97%) CIMA
6 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (5.97%) SAP Certification
7 3 (4.48%) PhD
8 2 (2.99%) HND
9 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (28.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.49%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.49%) Nagios
2 1 (1.49%) OpenView
2 1 (1.49%) OPNET
2 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) HP
2 16 (23.88%) SAP
3 12 (17.91%) Citrix
4 11 (16.42%) Oracle
5 4 (5.97%) Capita
6 3 (4.48%) BI-SAM
6 3 (4.48%) FactSet
6 3 (4.48%) StatPro
7 2 (2.99%) CA
7 2 (2.99%) Compuware
7 2 (2.99%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.49%) BMC
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) Cognos
8 1 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) Juniper
8 1 (1.49%) NetScout
8 1 (1.49%) SimCorp
8 1 (1.49%) SunGard
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