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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineering
Rank 843 804 843
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +39
Permanent jobs citing Performance Engineering 59 80 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.073% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.090% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 50 66 43
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £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
93576 89385 91068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.26% 81.66% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76906 72661 77293
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +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 £72,500
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 27 November 2014 within the UK.

Performance Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Engineering
Top 27 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 27 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 -41 59 £48,250 +1.57% 8
London -15 30 £51,250 +7.89% 7
South East -12 15 £45,000 -45.45%
Reading - 10 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 10 £40,000 -
East of England -22 5 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Paddington - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £65,000 - 1
Leeds -15 3 £60,340 +72.40%
South West -15 3 £34,000 -
West Yorkshire -19 3 £60,340 +72.40%
Yorkshire -38 3 £60,340 +72.40%
Dorset - 3 £34,000 -
Hillingdon - 3 £34,000 -
City of London +18 2 £66,250 +15.21% 1
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
Luton - 2 £63,500 - 1
Aylesbury - 2 £55,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £43,750 -
Cheshire - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Cambridge 0 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Hammersmith -23 1 £43,750 -7.89%
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -

Performance Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.69%) Software Engineering
2 28 (25.69%) Telecoms
3 26 (23.85%) Finance
3 26 (23.85%) Performance Testing
4 23 (21.10%) SQL
4 23 (21.10%) Windows
4 23 (21.10%) LoadRunner
5 21 (19.27%) Degree
6 20 (18.35%) Test Scripting
6 20 (18.35%) C#
6 20 (18.35%) Oracle
7 19 (17.43%) JMeter
8 18 (16.51%) QA
8 18 (16.51%) C++
8 18 (16.51%) Java
9 17 (15.60%) Linux
9 17 (15.60%) Test Management
10 16 (14.68%) Replication
10 16 (14.68%) HP
11 15 (13.76%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (12.84%) C
12 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
12 14 (12.84%) Computer Science
13 13 (11.93%) SAN
14 12 (11.01%) SharePoint
14 12 (11.01%) Migration
14 12 (11.01%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (11.01%) Open Source
15 11 (10.09%) HP Quality Center

Performance Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 12 (11.01%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.83%) JBoss
4 2 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.92%) SAS
5 1 (0.92%) Apache
5 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) SAN
2 10 (9.17%) NAS
3 9 (8.26%) 4G
4 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.59%) 2G
5 5 (4.59%) Internet
5 5 (4.59%) 3G
5 5 (4.59%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (3.67%) MRTG
7 3 (2.75%) WAN
7 3 (2.75%) HTTP
7 3 (2.75%) LAN
8 1 (0.92%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.92%) UMTS
8 1 (0.92%) CDMA
8 1 (0.92%) GPRS
8 1 (0.92%) GSM
8 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.92%) HSPA
8 1 (0.92%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (10.09%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.42%) MySQL
4 6 (5.50%) DB2
5 5 (4.59%) Big Data
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.75%) IDOL
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 23 (21.10%) LoadRunner
2 19 (17.43%) JMeter
3 8 (7.34%) NeoLoad
4 6 (5.50%) JIRA
4 6 (5.50%) WebLOAD
4 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.59%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.67%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (2.75%) Subversion
7 3 (2.75%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.83%) Maven
8 2 (1.83%) JProfiler
8 2 (1.83%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.83%) Introscope
8 2 (1.83%) JUnit
9 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.92%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.92%) ClearQuest
General
1 28 (25.69%) Telecoms
2 26 (23.85%) Finance
3 8 (7.34%) Retail
4 7 (6.42%) Banking
5 6 (5.50%) Marketing
6 3 (2.75%) Front Office
7 2 (1.83%) Games
7 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.83%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.92%) Billing
8 1 (0.92%) Back Office
8 1 (0.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (19.27%) Performance Engineer
2 16 (14.68%) Test Leader
2 16 (14.68%) Software Engineer
3 15 (13.76%) Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Performance Test Leader
4 13 (11.93%) Test Analyst
5 10 (9.17%) DBA
5 10 (9.17%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (9.17%) C++ Developer
6 9 (8.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Tester
7 8 (7.34%) Consultant
7 8 (7.34%) Performance Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Test Manager
9 6 (5.50%) Software Tester
9 6 (5.50%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) MFC
1 9 (8.26%) ATL
1 9 (8.26%) STL
2 8 (7.34%) WCF
3 7 (6.42%) Web Services
3 7 (6.42%) HTML
3 7 (6.42%) .NET
4 6 (5.50%) JMS
4 6 (5.50%) CSS
5 5 (4.59%) J2EE
6 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.67%) Struts
6 4 (3.67%) WPF
6 4 (3.67%) Middleware
6 4 (3.67%) Spring
7 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.75%) WinForms
7 3 (2.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (1.83%) REST
8 2 (1.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.68%) Replication
2 15 (13.76%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (12.84%) Computer Science
4 12 (11.01%) Open Source
5 10 (9.17%) Statistics
6 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.50%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.59%) RIA
8 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.75%) PKI
8 3 (2.75%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.83%) IPTV
9 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.83%) Online Games
9 2 (1.83%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.10%) Windows
2 17 (15.60%) Linux
3 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (9.17%) SUSE
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (7.34%) UNIX
6 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.83%) AIX
8 1 (0.92%) Android
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.69%) Software Engineering
3 26 (23.85%) Performance Testing
4 20 (18.35%) Test Scripting
5 17 (15.60%) Test Management
6 12 (11.01%) Migration
6 12 (11.01%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (10.09%) Scrum
7 11 (10.09%) Quality Management
8 10 (9.17%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.17%) Data Migration
8 10 (9.17%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.34%) SOA
10 8 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (7.34%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (7.34%) Automation Testing
10 8 (7.34%) Test Strategy
10 8 (7.34%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.10%) SQL
2 20 (18.35%) C#
3 18 (16.51%) C++
3 18 (16.51%) Java
4 14 (12.84%) C
5 11 (10.09%) PL/SQL
6 10 (9.17%) Ruby
7 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.42%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.67%) Python
9 3 (2.75%) VB
10 2 (1.83%) PHP
11 1 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (19.27%) Degree
2 9 (8.26%) SC Cleared
2 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.50%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.59%) ISEB
5 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.75%) HP AIS
6 3 (2.75%) HP ASE
6 3 (2.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.83%) CCNP
7 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.83%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.51%) QA
2 10 (9.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.83%) SLA
4 1 (0.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (10.09%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (6.42%) vSphere
4 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Data Guard
1 11 (10.09%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (6.42%) Netcool
3 3 (2.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.83%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.92%) Nagios
5 1 (0.92%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Oracle
2 16 (14.68%) HP
3 7 (6.42%) VMware
3 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.50%) Fujitsu
5 4 (3.67%) NetScout
5 4 (3.67%) Siebel
6 3 (2.75%) IBM
6 3 (2.75%) SAP
6 3 (2.75%) Meridio
6 3 (2.75%) EMC
6 3 (2.75%) CA
7 2 (1.83%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.83%) Cognos
7 2 (1.83%) Cisco
8 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.92%) Remedy
8 1 (0.92%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
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