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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 847 865 874
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 50 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.031% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.033% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £57,500 £56,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%

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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 25 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 31 October 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 -17 35 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Scotland - 12 £39,000 -
Yorkshire -33 11 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 11 - - 1
York - 11 - - 1
London +8 8 £46,250 -19.56%
Berkshire +22 7 - -
South East -6 7 - -
Reading -7 7 - -
Edinburgh - 7 £35,500 -
North West -19 4 - -
Paddington - 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 £45,000 -
Warrington - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £41,500 -
Luton - 2 £41,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £34,500 -
East of England - 2 £41,500 -
North East - 2 £34,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £34,500 -
East Midlands -1 1 £47,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £47,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £47,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £34,000 -

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 69 (77.53%) Performance Testing
2 47 (52.81%) LoadRunner
3 38 (42.70%) HP
4 37 (41.57%) JMeter
5 32 (35.96%) Test Scripting
6 31 (34.83%) QA
6 31 (34.83%) QuickTest Pro
7 27 (30.34%) HP Quality Center
8 25 (28.09%) Windows
9 21 (23.60%) Selenium
10 19 (21.35%) Test Strategy
11 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
11 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
11 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (20.22%) Java
11 18 (20.22%) eggPlant
12 17 (19.10%) Test Automation
13 14 (15.73%) SQL
14 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
14 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
14 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio
15 12 (13.48%) Linux
15 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
15 12 (13.48%) Test Management
16 11 (12.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (12.36%) TDD
16 11 (12.36%) Business Analysis
16 11 (12.36%) Usability Testing
16 11 (12.36%) WebSphere
16 11 (12.36%) JIRA

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 11 (12.36%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.11%) IIS
2 9 (10.11%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) JBoss
3 3 (3.37%) Liferay
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) LAN
1 6 (6.74%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.12%) DNS
2 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.62%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (52.81%) LoadRunner
2 37 (41.57%) JMeter
3 31 (34.83%) QuickTest Pro
4 21 (23.60%) Selenium
5 18 (20.22%) eggPlant
6 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio
7 11 (12.36%) JIRA
7 11 (12.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (7.87%) WinRunner
8 7 (7.87%) TestDirector
9 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (6.74%) Facilita Forecast
10 4 (4.49%) Rational Performance Tester
11 3 (3.37%) SilkPerformer
12 2 (2.25%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (10.11%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) Ajax
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.49%) Statistics
2 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Open Source
5 1 (1.12%) Social Media
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) EPoS
5 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.09%) Windows
2 12 (13.48%) Linux
3 7 (7.87%) UNIX
4 6 (6.74%) Windows XP
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (77.53%) Performance Testing
2 32 (35.96%) Test Scripting
3 19 (21.35%) Test Strategy
4 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.10%) Test Automation
6 12 (13.48%) Test Management
7 11 (12.36%) Test Planning
7 11 (12.36%) Usability Testing
7 11 (12.36%) TDD
7 11 (12.36%) Business Analysis
7 11 (12.36%) SOA
8 8 (8.99%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.87%) Automation Testing
9 7 (7.87%) Regression Testing
10 6 (6.74%) Migration
10 6 (6.74%) OO
10 6 (6.74%) Performance Engineering
11 5 (5.62%) Performance Management
11 5 (5.62%) OOP
11 5 (5.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.22%) Java
2 14 (15.73%) SQL
3 6 (6.74%) VB
3 6 (6.74%) C#
4 2 (2.25%) C
4 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.12%) Perl
5 1 (1.12%) Python
5 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
1 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.24%) ISEB
2 10 (11.24%) ISTQB
3 9 (10.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.62%) Degree
5 1 (1.12%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.83%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (30.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (42.70%) HP
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
4 2 (2.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Siebel
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
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