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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Consultant
Rank 859 837 872
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Consultant 43 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.037% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.039% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 23
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -35.71%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Performance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Consultant
Top 13 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 19 September 2014. 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 -15 40 £45,000 -25.00% 1
London -28 23 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Berkshire - 9 - -
South East - 9 - -
City of London +10 6 £72,500 +18.36% 1
Reading - 6 - -
North West - 5 £38,000 -
Manchester - 5 £38,000 -
Bracknell - 3 - -
South West - 2 £67,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £75,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £75,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £60,000 -

Performance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (56.58%) HP
1 43 (56.58%) LoadRunner
2 36 (47.37%) ISEB
3 34 (44.74%) Finance
4 32 (42.11%) Telecoms
5 30 (39.47%) Performance Testing
6 28 (36.84%) Test Scripting
6 28 (36.84%) Software Testing
7 21 (27.63%) Degree
8 20 (26.32%) Retail
8 20 (26.32%) Java
9 18 (23.68%) QA
9 18 (23.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 17 (22.37%) Banking
11 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (17.11%) TMap
12 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
12 13 (17.11%) HP ASE
13 10 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (13.16%) C
13 10 (13.16%) .NET
13 10 (13.16%) User Experience
14 9 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (11.84%) Windows
14 9 (11.84%) SQL
14 9 (11.84%) VB
14 9 (11.84%) Citrix
14 9 (11.84%) Performance Management
15 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (10.53%) VMware

Performance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (2.63%) IIS
1 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) WAN
2 6 (7.89%) LAN
2 6 (7.89%) VoIP
2 6 (7.89%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (56.58%) LoadRunner
2 7 (9.21%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (6.58%) JMeter
3 5 (6.58%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (2.63%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.32%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.32%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 34 (44.74%) Finance
2 32 (42.11%) Telecoms
3 20 (26.32%) Retail
4 17 (22.37%) Banking
5 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.58%) Retail Banking
6 4 (5.26%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) .NET
2 6 (7.89%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.16%) User Experience
3 6 (7.89%) Fixed Income
3 6 (7.89%) Equities
3 6 (7.89%) Derivative
3 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Reference Data
4 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.26%) Social Media
5 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.63%) Statistics
6 2 (2.63%) GIS
6 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.32%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) UNIX
3 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Performance Testing
2 28 (36.84%) Test Scripting
2 28 (36.84%) Software Testing
3 13 (17.11%) TMap
4 9 (11.84%) Performance Management
4 9 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
5 7 (9.21%) Project Management
5 7 (9.21%) Regression Testing
6 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.89%) Data Management
6 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
6 6 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.89%) Investment Management
6 6 (7.89%) Performance Improvement
6 6 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (7.89%) Coaching
7 5 (6.58%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
8 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) Java
2 10 (13.16%) C
3 9 (11.84%) SQL
3 9 (11.84%) VB
4 7 (9.21%) Python
4 7 (9.21%) Perl
5 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (47.37%) ISEB
2 21 (27.63%) Degree
3 18 (23.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (17.11%) HP ASE
4 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.89%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (7.89%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (7.89%) OpenView
2 6 (7.89%) Nagios
2 6 (7.89%) OPNET
2 6 (7.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 43 (56.58%) HP
2 9 (11.84%) Citrix
3 8 (10.53%) Oracle
3 8 (10.53%) VMware
4 6 (7.89%) SimCorp
4 6 (7.89%) NetScout
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco
4 6 (7.89%) Compuware
4 6 (7.89%) SunGard
4 6 (7.89%) Juniper
4 6 (7.89%) BMC
4 6 (7.89%) CA
4 6 (7.89%) Advent
4 6 (7.89%) Riverbed
4 6 (7.89%) SolarWinds
4 6 (7.89%) F5
4 6 (7.89%) BI-SAM
4 6 (7.89%) FactSet
4 6 (7.89%) NetQoS
4 6 (7.89%) Ipanema Technologies
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