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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Test Analyst
UK
Rank 837 923 915
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 14 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.019% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.020% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 22
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%

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
80972 97334 101928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.31% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67196 81538 83871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017 within the UK.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 20 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +82 14 £53,750 -2.27%
London +51 7 £57,500 +4.54%
Watford - 3 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey +51 1 £45,000 -18.18%
South East +44 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Ceredigion - 1 £40,000 -
Mid Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
New Quay - 1 £40,000 -
Newquay - 1 £40,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 26 (76.47%) Performance Testing
2 24 (70.59%) LoadRunner
3 19 (55.88%) HP
4 13 (38.24%) JMeter
5 12 (35.29%) Load Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Finance
7 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
8 8 (23.53%) Unix
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) ISTQB
10 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
10 6 (17.65%) Java
10 6 (17.65%) SQL
10 6 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Performance Engineering
11 4 (11.76%) Dynatrace
11 4 (11.76%) Open Source
11 4 (11.76%) Oracle
11 4 (11.76%) SOAP
11 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
11 4 (11.76%) SilkPerformer
11 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
12 3 (8.82%) Validation
12 3 (8.82%) Web Services
12 3 (8.82%) ISEB
12 3 (8.82%) HTTP
12 3 (8.82%) QA
12 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
13 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
13 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center

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 1 (2.94%) CICS
1 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) DB2
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) LoadRunner
2 13 (38.24%) JMeter
3 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.76%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
6 1 (2.94%) Firebug
6 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
6 1 (2.94%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.94%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Toad
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) SOAP
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Performance Testing
2 12 (35.29%) Load Testing
3 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Open Source
6 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.82%) Validation
8 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Change Management
9 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Information Management
9 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Java
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) AWK
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) COBOL
2 1 (2.94%) JCL
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.94%) Cacti
2 1 (2.94%) Ganglia
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) OpenView
2 1 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) HP
2 4 (11.76%) Dynatrace
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.94%) BMC
3 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.94%) New Relic
3 1 (2.94%) Sun