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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Consultant
Rank 870 898 860
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Consultant 26 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.029% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.030% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 16
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000
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 26 May 2015 within the UK.

Performance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Consultant
Top 7 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 26 May 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 +46 26 £43,000 -21.81% 1
London +21 11 £43,000 -21.81%
Manchester - 4 £50,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 1
North West - 4 £50,500 -
East of England - 4 - - 1
Borehamwood - 4 - - 1

Performance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 29 (65.91%) LoadRunner
2 26 (59.09%) HP
3 24 (54.55%) Java
4 23 (52.27%) Performance Testing
5 16 (36.36%) Finance
6 15 (34.09%) JMeter
7 14 (31.82%) Oracle
7 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
8 13 (29.55%) Open Source
8 13 (29.55%) Automated Testing
9 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
9 12 (27.27%) ISEB
10 11 (25.00%) WinRunner
10 11 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 10 (22.73%) VB
11 10 (22.73%) C
11 10 (22.73%) C++
11 10 (22.73%) Selenium
11 10 (22.73%) HP ASE
11 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
12 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
13 8 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
13 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
13 8 (18.18%) Siebel
13 8 (18.18%) Citrix
14 7 (15.91%) Python
14 7 (15.91%) PHP
14 7 (15.91%) Ruby
14 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development

Performance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (4.55%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (4.55%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (4.55%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (65.91%) LoadRunner
2 15 (34.09%) JMeter
3 11 (25.00%) WinRunner
3 11 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (22.73%) Selenium
5 7 (15.91%) WebDriver
6 4 (9.09%) Facilita Forecast
6 4 (9.09%) SilkPerformer
7 3 (6.82%) LoadUI
7 3 (6.82%) NeoLoad
8 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.27%) Introscope
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) HTML
1 4 (9.09%) Ajax
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) J2EE
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) NHS
2 4 (9.09%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Performance Testing
2 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
3 13 (29.55%) Open Source
3 13 (29.55%) Automated Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 8 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
5 8 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
5 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
6 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
6 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) C
2 10 (22.73%) VB
2 10 (22.73%) C++
3 7 (15.91%) Python
3 7 (15.91%) Ruby
3 7 (15.91%) PHP
4 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) ISEB
1 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 10 (22.73%) HP ASE
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) HP
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle
3 8 (18.18%) Citrix
3 8 (18.18%) Siebel
4 6 (13.64%) SAP
5 5 (11.36%) IBM
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.82%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (4.55%) Hyperion
8 2 (4.55%) Capita
8 2 (4.55%) Cognos
9 1 (2.27%) CA
9 1 (2.27%) Compuware
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