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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 849 864 870
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 31 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.015% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £34,900 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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
Top 19 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 24 December 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 +7 23 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire -4 14 £52,500 +75.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 13 - - 1
York - 13 - - 1
Scotland +17 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Edinburgh +6 7 £45,000 -10.00%
South East -12 6 - -
Berkshire - 6 - -
Reading - 6 - -
London -10 2 £52,500 -8.69%
City of London +11 1 £52,500 -8.69%
West Yorkshire +1 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Leeds -4 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Manchester -15 1 £42,500 +14.86%
North West -17 1 £42,500 +14.86%
Paddington - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £41,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £41,500 -
Luton - 1 £41,500 -

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (79.31%) Performance Testing
2 49 (56.32%) HP
3 36 (41.38%) HP Quality Center
4 35 (40.23%) LoadRunner
4 35 (40.23%) QA
5 32 (36.78%) JMeter
6 31 (35.63%) QuickTest Pro
7 29 (33.33%) Windows
8 27 (31.03%) Selenium
9 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (28.74%) Test Automation
11 24 (27.59%) Test Strategy
12 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
13 21 (24.14%) Management Information System
13 21 (24.14%) SC Cleared
13 21 (24.14%) Security Cleared
14 20 (22.99%) Java
14 20 (22.99%) Test Management
14 20 (22.99%) eggPlant
15 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
15 19 (21.84%) TDD
15 19 (21.84%) Business Analysis
15 19 (21.84%) JIRA
15 19 (21.84%) Usability Testing
15 19 (21.84%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (21.84%) Test Planning
16 16 (18.39%) Test Scripting
17 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
17 14 (16.09%) SOA
17 14 (16.09%) WebSphere

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (16.09%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.34%) IIS
2 9 (10.34%) Apache
3 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.45%) JBoss
3 3 (3.45%) Liferay
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) LAN
1 6 (6.90%) WAN
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) DNS
2 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.75%) MySQL
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (40.23%) LoadRunner
2 32 (36.78%) JMeter
3 31 (35.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 27 (31.03%) Selenium
5 20 (22.99%) eggPlant
6 19 (21.84%) JIRA
6 19 (21.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (11.49%) TestDirector
8 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
9 6 (6.90%) Facilita Forecast
10 4 (4.60%) Rational Performance Tester
11 2 (2.30%) SilkPerformer
11 2 (2.30%) LoadUI
12 1 (1.15%) WinRunner
General
1 8 (9.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.60%) Statistics
2 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) Social Media
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) EPoS
5 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Linux
3 6 (6.90%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (79.31%) Performance Testing
2 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.74%) Test Automation
4 24 (27.59%) Test Strategy
5 20 (22.99%) Test Management
6 19 (21.84%) Usability Testing
6 19 (21.84%) Test Planning
6 19 (21.84%) TDD
6 19 (21.84%) Business Analysis
7 16 (18.39%) Test Scripting
8 14 (16.09%) SOA
9 7 (8.05%) Regression Testing
9 7 (8.05%) Automation Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Performance Engineering
10 6 (6.90%) Migration
10 6 (6.90%) OO
11 5 (5.75%) OOP
11 5 (5.75%) Performance Management
12 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
13 3 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.99%) Java
2 12 (13.79%) SQL
3 7 (8.05%) C#
4 6 (6.90%) VB
5 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) Perl
6 1 (1.15%) C++
6 1 (1.15%) Python
6 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 21 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.49%) ISEB
3 9 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 8 (9.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.60%) Degree
6 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (40.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (41.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (56.32%) HP
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) Citrix
4 1 (1.15%) VMware
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