The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Performance Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 866 921 941
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 20 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.023% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.023% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 14
Median salary £43,750 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.75% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,750 £41,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+39.70% -24.44%

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
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

Performance Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Performance Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 16 £43,750 +5.42%
West Yorkshire +30 7 £37,500 +10.29%
Yorkshire +21 7 £37,500 +10.29%
Leeds +20 7 £37,500 +10.29%
East of England +18 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Essex +25 5 £57,500 +2.22%
Jersey - 4 - -
Channel Islands - 4 - -
Basildon +17 3 £57,500 +9.52%
London +58 1 £35,000 -39.13%
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £54,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £25,500 -

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Performance Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (90.70%) Performance Testing
2 33 (76.74%) LoadRunner
3 26 (60.47%) JMeter
4 24 (55.81%) HP
5 21 (48.84%) Finance
5 21 (48.84%) Test Scripting
6 16 (37.21%) Open Source
6 16 (37.21%) Test Strategy
7 13 (30.23%) Banking
7 13 (30.23%) Java
8 12 (27.91%) LoadUI
9 10 (23.26%) Server Monitoring
9 10 (23.26%) HP SiteScope
9 10 (23.26%) API Testing
9 10 (23.26%) SoapUI
9 10 (23.26%) ISTQB
9 10 (23.26%) Web Services
9 10 (23.26%) CRM
9 10 (23.26%) Billing
9 10 (23.26%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (23.26%) Regression Testing
10 9 (20.93%) SQL
10 9 (20.93%) QA
11 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
12 7 (16.28%) Load Testing
13 6 (13.95%) Non-Functional Testing
13 6 (13.95%) MS Office
14 5 (11.63%) SOAP
14 5 (11.63%) Unix
14 5 (11.63%) Oracle

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) CICS
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
1 4 (9.30%) FTP
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) DB2
1 4 (9.30%) MS Access
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (76.74%) LoadRunner
2 26 (60.47%) JMeter
3 12 (27.91%) LoadUI
4 10 (23.26%) SoapUI
5 4 (9.30%) Fiddler
5 4 (9.30%) Firebug
5 4 (9.30%) SilkPerformer
5 4 (9.30%) The Grinder
5 4 (9.30%) Toad
6 3 (6.98%) HP UFT
6 3 (6.98%) Rational Performance Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Selenium
6 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.65%) JIRA
7 2 (4.65%) NeoLoad
7 2 (4.65%) OpenSTA
7 2 (4.65%) WebLOAD
8 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Banking
3 10 (23.26%) Billing
4 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Web Services
2 5 (11.63%) SOAP
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) Apache CXF
4 1 (2.33%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Mainframe
1 4 (9.30%) VSAM
2 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Performance Testing
2 21 (48.84%) Test Scripting
3 16 (37.21%) Open Source
3 16 (37.21%) Test Strategy
4 10 (23.26%) API Testing
4 10 (23.26%) CRM
4 10 (23.26%) Regression Testing
4 10 (23.26%) Server Monitoring
5 7 (16.28%) Load Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.30%) Change Management
8 4 (9.30%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.30%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Stress Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Validation
9 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) COBOL
3 4 (9.30%) JCL
4 3 (6.98%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) AWK
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (9.30%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) HP
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Cognizant
3 4 (9.30%) Dynatrace
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Sun