The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Engineering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineering
Rank 837 797 852
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +55
Permanent jobs citing Performance Engineering 43 82 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.076% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.093% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 30
Average salary £46,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.92% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Engineering
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the UK.

Performance Engineering Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Engineering
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Engineering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Performance Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Engineering
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 -28 42 £45,750 -8.50% 4
London -36 21 £46,500 -7.00% 1
South East -12 11 £42,500 -48.48% 1
Berkshire +17 10 £40,000 - 1
Reading - 10 £40,000 - 1
East of England -17 4 £65,000 +52.94% 1
South West -11 3 £34,000 -
Dorset - 3 £34,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Hillingdon - 3 £34,000 -
City of London +6 2 £66,250 +8.16%
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £35,000 -
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridge +1 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Scotland -2 1 £47,500 -9.95%
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £60,000 +41.17%
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £47,500 -
Luton - 1 £85,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £34,000 -
Paddington - 1 - -

Performance Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Performance Engineering also 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 that cited Performance Engineering.

1 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.03%) Windows
2 27 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 27 (29.03%) Performance Testing
3 26 (27.96%) LoadRunner
3 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
4 24 (25.81%) Finance
5 21 (22.58%) C#
5 21 (22.58%) SQL
5 21 (22.58%) Degree
5 21 (22.58%) Test Scripting
6 19 (20.43%) C++
7 18 (19.35%) JMeter
8 17 (18.28%) HP
9 15 (16.13%) Java
9 15 (16.13%) Oracle
10 14 (15.05%) C
10 14 (15.05%) Replication
11 13 (13.98%) QA
11 13 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
12 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (11.83%) MFC
13 11 (11.83%) ATL
13 11 (11.83%) STL
13 11 (11.83%) Linux
13 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
13 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
13 11 (11.83%) Scrum

Performance Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Performance Engineering also 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 that cited Performance Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) SAN
2 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.53%) NAS
4 5 (5.38%) 4G
4 5 (5.38%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (5.38%) 2G
4 5 (5.38%) 3G
5 3 (3.23%) Internet
5 3 (3.23%) WAN
5 3 (3.23%) HTTP
5 3 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (1.08%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.08%) UMTS
6 1 (1.08%) CDMA
6 1 (1.08%) GPRS
6 1 (1.08%) GSM
6 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.08%) Wireless
6 1 (1.08%) HSPA
6 1 (1.08%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.38%) Big Data
4 4 (4.30%) MySQL
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.23%) IDOL
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.23%) DB2
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) LoadRunner
2 18 (19.35%) JMeter
3 7 (7.53%) NeoLoad
4 6 (6.45%) JIRA
5 5 (5.38%) WebLOAD
5 5 (5.38%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.30%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (3.23%) Introscope
7 3 (3.23%) LoadUI
8 2 (2.15%) TestDirector
8 2 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 24 (25.81%) Finance
3 8 (8.60%) Banking
3 8 (8.60%) Retail
4 6 (6.45%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Online Betting
5 3 (3.23%) Games
5 3 (3.23%) Front Office
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Software Engineer
2 18 (19.35%) Developer
2 18 (19.35%) Performance Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Test Leader
4 14 (15.05%) Performance Test Leader
5 13 (13.98%) Test Analyst
6 12 (12.90%) C++ Developer
7 11 (11.83%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Tester
9 9 (9.68%) Test Engineer
10 8 (8.60%) Performance Analyst
10 8 (8.60%) Consultant
11 7 (7.53%) DBA
11 7 (7.53%) Software Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Software Test Engineer
11 7 (7.53%) Software Tester
11 7 (7.53%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (6.45%) C++ Software Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) MFC
1 11 (11.83%) ATL
1 11 (11.83%) STL
2 7 (7.53%) Web Services
2 7 (7.53%) HTML
3 6 (6.45%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) CSS
3 6 (6.45%) WCF
4 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.30%) J2EE
4 4 (4.30%) JMS
4 4 (4.30%) Middleware
5 3 (3.23%) WinForms
5 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.23%) WPF
5 3 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (2.15%) REST
6 2 (2.15%) RESTful
6 2 (2.15%) Spring
6 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Replication
2 13 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.83%) Open Source
4 10 (10.75%) Statistics
5 6 (6.45%) Client/Server
5 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.23%) Online Games
6 3 (3.23%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (3.23%) PKI
6 3 (3.23%) IPTV
6 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.15%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.15%) RIA
8 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.03%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (11.83%) Linux
4 7 (7.53%) SUSE
4 7 (7.53%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (5.38%) UNIX
6 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.15%) AIX
8 1 (1.08%) Android
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.03%) Performance Testing
3 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
4 21 (22.58%) Test Scripting
5 11 (11.83%) Test Management
5 11 (11.83%) Scrum
5 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.75%) Quality Management
6 10 (10.75%) Test Planning
7 9 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (9.68%) Automation Testing
8 7 (7.53%) Data Migration
8 7 (7.53%) Migration
8 7 (7.53%) Software Testing
8 7 (7.53%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.45%) SOA
9 6 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.58%) C#
1 21 (22.58%) SQL
2 19 (20.43%) C++
3 15 (16.13%) Java
4 14 (15.05%) C
5 8 (8.60%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.60%) Ruby
5 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.23%) VB
8 2 (2.15%) Python
9 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.38%) ISEB
6 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.23%) HP AIS
6 3 (3.23%) HP ASE
6 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) QA
2 7 (7.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.23%) SLA
4 1 (1.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (8.60%) vSphere
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (8.60%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.23%) Netcool
3 3 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (3.23%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.08%) Nagios
4 1 (1.08%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) HP
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle
3 9 (9.68%) VMware
4 6 (6.45%) Fujitsu
5 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.30%) Siebel
7 3 (3.23%) IBM
7 3 (3.23%) Meridio
7 3 (3.23%) CA
7 3 (3.23%) SAP
7 3 (3.23%) EMC
8 2 (2.15%) Cognos
9 1 (1.08%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.08%) Intel
9 1 (1.08%) Citrix
9 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.08%) Remedy
9 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
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