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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Consultant
Rank 883 870 875
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Consultant 28 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.023% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 20
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 2014 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 November 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 -34 26 £60,000 +20.00% 1
London +19 23 £60,000 -
City of London +26 6 £72,500 +45.00%
North West -15 2 £31,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £31,500 - 1
Scotland -3 1 £40,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £60,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
South Wales - 1 £60,000 -
South West - 1 £70,000 -
Wales - 1 £60,000 -

Performance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 36 (48.65%) Finance
2 29 (39.19%) LoadRunner
3 24 (32.43%) Java
4 23 (31.08%) HP
4 23 (31.08%) Test Scripting
4 23 (31.08%) Performance Testing
5 22 (29.73%) ISEB
6 19 (25.68%) Oracle
7 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
7 18 (24.32%) Retail
8 16 (21.62%) Banking
9 14 (18.92%) C
10 13 (17.57%) SQL
10 13 (17.57%) Software Testing
11 12 (16.22%) Degree
11 12 (16.22%) HP ASE
11 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
12 11 (14.86%) IIS
12 11 (14.86%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (13.51%) Reference Data
13 10 (13.51%) QA
13 10 (13.51%) Advent
13 10 (13.51%) Investment Management
13 10 (13.51%) Derivative
13 10 (13.51%) SimCorp
13 10 (13.51%) Data Management
13 10 (13.51%) Fixed Income
13 10 (13.51%) Equities
13 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence

Performance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 11 (14.86%) IIS
2 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) WAN
1 6 (8.11%) LAN
2 3 (4.05%) VoIP
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
2 3 (4.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (39.19%) LoadRunner
2 10 (13.51%) JMeter
3 9 (12.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (8.11%) LoadUI
4 6 (8.11%) SilkPerformer
5 4 (5.41%) Facilita Forecast
5 4 (5.41%) WinRunner
6 3 (4.05%) WebLOAD
General
1 36 (48.65%) Finance
2 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
2 18 (24.32%) Retail
3 16 (21.62%) Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
4 4 (5.41%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) Ajax
2 4 (5.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Fixed Income
1 10 (13.51%) Equities
1 10 (13.51%) Derivative
1 10 (13.51%) Reference Data
2 7 (9.46%) User Experience
3 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.41%) GIS
4 4 (5.41%) Open Source
4 4 (5.41%) Social Media
4 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.05%) Statistics
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.05%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) UNIX
3 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.70%) Solaris
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Performance Testing
1 23 (31.08%) Test Scripting
2 13 (17.57%) Software Testing
3 10 (13.51%) Data Management
3 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (13.51%) Investment Management
4 9 (12.16%) Load Balancing
4 9 (12.16%) JVM Tuning
5 8 (10.81%) Project Management
6 7 (9.46%) Regression Testing
7 6 (8.11%) SEO
7 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Performance Management
7 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.11%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (8.11%) Coaching
7 6 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (6.76%) Test Strategy
9 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) Java
2 14 (18.92%) C
3 13 (17.57%) SQL
4 7 (9.46%) VB
5 4 (5.41%) C++
6 3 (4.05%) Python
6 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.05%) C#
6 3 (4.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) ISEB
2 12 (16.22%) Degree
2 12 (16.22%) HP ASE
3 10 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.05%) HP AIS
6 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.05%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (4.05%) OpenView
2 3 (4.05%) Nagios
2 3 (4.05%) OPNET
2 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) HP
2 19 (25.68%) Oracle
3 10 (13.51%) SunGard
3 10 (13.51%) StatPro
3 10 (13.51%) SimCorp
3 10 (13.51%) Advent
3 10 (13.51%) BI-SAM
3 10 (13.51%) FactSet
4 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.46%) Siebel
5 7 (9.46%) Citrix
6 5 (6.76%) VMware
7 3 (4.05%) NetScout
7 3 (4.05%) Compuware
7 3 (4.05%) CODA
7 3 (4.05%) Juniper
7 3 (4.05%) BMC
7 3 (4.05%) CA
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco
7 3 (4.05%) SAP
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