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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Consultant
Rank 873 861 832
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Consultant 20 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.040% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.042% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 14
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.41% -13.33%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Performance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Consultant
Top 11 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 28 August 2015. 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 -22 17 £60,000 +33.33% 3
London +1 14 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Glasgow - 3 £47,500 - 1
Scotland - 3 £47,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
City of London +19 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £63,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £63,000 - 1
Coventry - 1 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £63,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 1

Performance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 35 (74.47%) LoadRunner
2 27 (57.45%) Java
3 24 (51.06%) HP
3 24 (51.06%) Performance Testing
4 17 (36.17%) Finance
5 15 (31.91%) ISEB
5 15 (31.91%) ISTQB
6 14 (29.79%) Selenium
7 13 (27.66%) Oracle
7 13 (27.66%) Performance Engineering
8 12 (25.53%) C++
8 12 (25.53%) HP UFT
8 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (23.40%) HP ASE
9 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
9 11 (23.40%) C
9 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
10 9 (19.15%) PHP
10 9 (19.15%) SAP
10 9 (19.15%) Project Management
10 9 (19.15%) JMeter
11 8 (17.02%) Ruby
11 8 (17.02%) WebDriver
11 8 (17.02%) QA
11 8 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (17.02%) WinRunner
11 8 (17.02%) Python
11 8 (17.02%) C#
12 7 (14.89%) VB

Performance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.13%) JBoss
1 1 (2.13%) Apache
1 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) DB2
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (74.47%) LoadRunner
2 14 (29.79%) Selenium
3 12 (25.53%) HP UFT
4 9 (19.15%) JMeter
5 8 (17.02%) WinRunner
5 8 (17.02%) WebDriver
6 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.38%) NeoLoad
7 3 (6.38%) LoadUI
7 3 (6.38%) Hudson
7 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.38%) CruiseControl
7 3 (6.38%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Introscope
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) J2EE
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.13%) LAMP
4 1 (2.13%) XML Messaging
4 1 (2.13%) Java EE
4 1 (2.13%) COM+
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) NHS
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) Economics
4 1 (2.13%) Derivative
4 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Performance Testing
2 13 (27.66%) Performance Engineering
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
5 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
5 9 (19.15%) Project Management
6 8 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.77%) Line Management
9 4 (8.51%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (8.51%) Open Source
9 4 (8.51%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) DMAIC
9 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma
9 4 (8.51%) Process Management
9 4 (8.51%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) C++
3 11 (23.40%) C
4 9 (19.15%) PHP
5 8 (17.02%) C#
5 8 (17.02%) Python
5 8 (17.02%) Ruby
6 7 (14.89%) VB
7 6 (12.77%) SQL
8 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) ISEB
1 15 (31.91%) ISTQB
2 11 (23.40%) HP ASE
3 7 (14.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.13%) SAP Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CFA
5 1 (2.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.13%) OPNET
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) HP
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle
3 9 (19.15%) SAP
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix
6 5 (10.64%) Siebel
7 3 (6.38%) IBM
7 3 (6.38%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (4.26%) Capita
9 1 (2.13%) New Relic
9 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
9 1 (2.13%) CA
9 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
UK
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Salary: Rate / Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 17 days ago