The first table below looks at the demand for the Performance Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 842 837 856
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 39 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.030% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.032% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 31
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
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 Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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 -60 30 £45,000 -5.26% 8
London -25 13 £42,500 -27.65% 3
South East -3 11 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Scotland -3 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Edinburgh -8 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Oxfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Berkshire 0 4 - - 1
City of London -8 4 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Reading -4 3 - -
North East - 3 £34,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £34,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £34,500 - 1
South West -23 1 £36,000 -34.54%
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
Warrington - 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £41,500 -
Luton - 1 £41,500 -
Gosport - 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £36,000 -
East of England - 1 £41,500 -

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 56 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 47 (73.44%) Performance Testing
3 32 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 28 (43.75%) HP
5 27 (42.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 23 (35.94%) JMeter
7 18 (28.13%) Java
8 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio
9 16 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
10 13 (20.31%) WinRunner
10 13 (20.31%) SOA
10 13 (20.31%) eggPlant
11 12 (18.75%) Selenium
12 11 (17.19%) QA
12 11 (17.19%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
14 8 (12.50%) ISTQB
14 8 (12.50%) Oracle
14 8 (12.50%) C
15 7 (10.94%) Windows
15 7 (10.94%) Finance
16 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
16 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
16 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio Team System
16 6 (9.38%) SQL
16 6 (9.38%) ISEB
17 5 (7.81%) Linux
18 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
18 4 (6.25%) VB

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Liferay
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) LAN
1 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 27 (42.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (35.94%) JMeter
4 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio
5 13 (20.31%) WinRunner
5 13 (20.31%) eggPlant
6 12 (18.75%) Selenium
7 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (6.25%) Facilita Forecast
9 3 (4.69%) SilkPerformer
10 1 (1.56%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) Ajax
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.56%) J2EE
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Performance Testing
2 32 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 16 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 13 (20.31%) SOA
5 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
6 4 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (4.69%) Automation Testing
7 3 (4.69%) Security Testing
7 3 (4.69%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Migration
8 2 (3.13%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.13%) CRM
8 2 (3.13%) ERP
8 2 (3.13%) Information Assurance
8 2 (3.13%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.56%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.56%) Load Testing
9 1 (1.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) Java
2 8 (12.50%) C
3 6 (9.38%) SQL
4 4 (6.25%) VB
4 4 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) ISEB
3 4 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) HP ASE
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) HP
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) Siebel
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago