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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Consultant
Rank 870 876 841
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Consultant 22 20 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.018% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.019% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 23
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Performance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Consultant
Top 8 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 27 March 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 +12 21 £44,500 -15.23% 3
London +48 17 £47,500 -13.63%
Manchester +9 1 - -
North West +9 1 - -
City of London +5 1 £40,000 -15.78%
East Midlands - 1 £44,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -

Performance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (48.94%) LoadRunner
1 23 (48.94%) HP
2 20 (42.55%) Finance
3 19 (40.43%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) Oracle
3 19 (40.43%) Performance Testing
4 17 (36.17%) JMeter
5 16 (34.04%) Test Scripting
6 14 (29.79%) Automated Testing
7 13 (27.66%) Open Source
7 13 (27.66%) ISEB
8 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 9 (19.15%) C
9 9 (19.15%) WinRunner
9 9 (19.15%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (19.15%) ISTQB
10 8 (17.02%) Project Planning
10 8 (17.02%) Load Balancing
10 8 (17.02%) VB
10 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
10 8 (17.02%) IIS
10 8 (17.02%) Citrix
10 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.02%) JVM Tuning
11 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
11 7 (14.89%) Siebel
11 7 (14.89%) C++
11 7 (14.89%) GIS
11 7 (14.89%) HP ASE
11 7 (14.89%) Facilita Forecast

Performance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (17.02%) IIS
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (4.26%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (4.26%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (4.26%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) VoIP
1 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (48.94%) LoadRunner
2 17 (36.17%) JMeter
3 9 (19.15%) WinRunner
3 9 (19.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (14.89%) SilkPerformer
4 7 (14.89%) Facilita Forecast
5 5 (10.64%) LoadUI
6 4 (8.51%) Selenium
7 3 (6.38%) WebLOAD
8 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.13%) Introscope
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.26%) Billing
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Ajax
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) J2EE
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Open Source
2 7 (14.89%) GIS
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.26%) Equities
4 2 (4.26%) Derivative
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Performance Testing
2 16 (34.04%) Test Scripting
3 14 (29.79%) Automated Testing
4 8 (17.02%) Project Planning
4 8 (17.02%) Load Balancing
4 8 (17.02%) JVM Tuning
5 7 (14.89%) Server Monitoring
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.51%) Scrum
7 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.38%) SEO
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.26%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.26%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.26%) Data Management
9 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) C
4 8 (17.02%) VB
5 7 (14.89%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) ISEB
2 9 (19.15%) ISTQB
3 7 (14.89%) HP ASE
4 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) OpenView
1 1 (2.13%) Nagios
1 1 (2.13%) OPNET
1 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.13%) CA Wily
1 1 (2.13%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) HP
2 19 (40.43%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) Citrix
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.89%) Siebel
5 5 (10.64%) IBM
6 2 (4.26%) Advent
6 2 (4.26%) BI-SAM
6 2 (4.26%) FactSet
6 2 (4.26%) SAP
6 2 (4.26%) Cognos
6 2 (4.26%) Compuware
6 2 (4.26%) SunGard
6 2 (4.26%) SimCorp
6 2 (4.26%) CA
6 2 (4.26%) Hyperion
6 2 (4.26%) StatPro
7 1 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) Capita
7 1 (2.13%) NetScout
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