The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 858 875 850
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 25 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.027% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.029% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 34
Average salary £50,000 £47,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +25.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +25.00%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 +26 15 £50,000 - 6
Scotland +19 6 £35,000 -26.31% 2
South East -5 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South West - 4 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £35,000 - 1
Gloucester - 4 £52,500 -
Berkshire -1 3 £50,000 +40.84% 1
Reading -13 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Birmingham - 3 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +13 2 £44,000 -7.36% 1
Staines - 2 £45,000 -
London +37 1 £50,000 -4.76% 1
York - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 47 (79.66%) Performance Testing
2 33 (55.93%) HP
3 30 (50.85%) LoadRunner
4 25 (42.37%) Test Scripting
5 24 (40.68%) Test Management
5 24 (40.68%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (35.59%) Test Strategy
6 21 (35.59%) Test Planning
7 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (33.90%) JMeter
8 18 (30.51%) Test Automation
9 17 (28.81%) JIRA
10 16 (27.12%) QA
10 16 (27.12%) Selenium
10 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
11 15 (25.42%) Finance
11 15 (25.42%) TDD
12 14 (23.73%) Business Analysis
12 14 (23.73%) QuickTest Pro
12 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
12 14 (23.73%) eggPlant
12 14 (23.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (23.73%) Management Information System
12 14 (23.73%) Usability Testing
13 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
13 13 (22.03%) ISTQB
14 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (16.95%) Java
15 9 (15.25%) ISEB
15 9 (15.25%) Banking

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.08%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) DB2
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (50.85%) LoadRunner
2 20 (33.90%) JMeter
3 17 (28.81%) JIRA
4 16 (27.12%) Selenium
5 14 (23.73%) QuickTest Pro
5 14 (23.73%) eggPlant
5 14 (23.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.39%) TestNG
6 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
6 2 (3.39%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.69%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (1.69%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.69%) VisualVM
7 1 (1.69%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Velocity
1 2 (3.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) JRockit
2 1 (1.69%) J2EE
2 1 (1.69%) Ajax
2 1 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) Open Source
3 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Statistics
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) UNIX
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) Performance Testing
2 25 (42.37%) Test Scripting
3 24 (40.68%) Test Management
4 21 (35.59%) Test Strategy
4 21 (35.59%) Test Planning
5 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (30.51%) Test Automation
7 15 (25.42%) TDD
8 14 (23.73%) Business Analysis
8 14 (23.73%) Usability Testing
9 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.86%) SOA
11 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
12 4 (6.78%) Cyber Security
13 3 (5.08%) CRM
13 3 (5.08%) V-Model
13 3 (5.08%) Manual Testing
13 3 (5.08%) Stress Testing
14 2 (3.39%) Load Testing
14 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) Java
2 5 (8.47%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
1 13 (22.03%) ISTQB
2 9 (15.25%) ISEB
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) Degree
4 4 (6.78%) CSQA
5 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (40.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.69%) nmon
Vendors
1 33 (55.93%) HP
2 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) Remedy
6 1 (1.69%) Splunk
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