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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 879 920 842
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 24 8 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.007% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.007% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 45
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 17 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 April 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 +52 24 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Yorkshire +12 9 £37,500 +7.14%
York - 8 - -
North Yorkshire - 8 - -
London -9 5 £47,250 - 2
South West -15 4 £52,500 - 2
East of England - 4 £50,000 - 1
Essex - 4 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 -
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -
City of London +15 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire -2 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
Rotherham - 1 £37,500 -
Paddington - 1 £52,500 -

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 44 (83.02%) Performance Testing
2 43 (81.13%) HP
3 33 (62.26%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (47.17%) JMeter
4 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (47.17%) Test Strategy
5 24 (45.28%) Test Automation
5 24 (45.28%) Test Planning
6 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
6 23 (43.40%) QA
6 23 (43.40%) Selenium
7 22 (41.51%) JIRA
8 21 (39.62%) MS Excel
8 21 (39.62%) QuickTest Pro
8 21 (39.62%) Management Information System
8 21 (39.62%) TDD
8 21 (39.62%) Business Analysis
8 21 (39.62%) Usability Testing
8 21 (39.62%) Test Management
8 21 (39.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (39.62%) eggPlant
9 13 (24.53%) LoadRunner
10 11 (20.75%) Java
11 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
12 7 (13.21%) Windows
12 7 (13.21%) SOA
12 7 (13.21%) ISEB
12 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
12 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
13 6 (11.32%) TestDirector

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (39.62%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) DB2
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) JMeter
2 23 (43.40%) Selenium
3 22 (41.51%) JIRA
4 21 (39.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (39.62%) eggPlant
4 21 (39.62%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (24.53%) LoadRunner
6 6 (11.32%) TestDirector
7 2 (3.77%) JUnit
7 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.77%) TestNG
8 1 (1.89%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.89%) VisualVM
8 1 (1.89%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (1.89%) SilkPerformer
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
1 2 (3.77%) Velocity
2 1 (1.89%) J2EE
2 1 (1.89%) JRockit
2 1 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Open Source
2 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Performance Testing
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Test Strategy
3 24 (45.28%) Test Automation
3 24 (45.28%) Test Planning
4 21 (39.62%) TDD
4 21 (39.62%) Business Analysis
4 21 (39.62%) Usability Testing
4 21 (39.62%) Test Management
5 7 (13.21%) SOA
6 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.77%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Manual Testing
8 2 (3.77%) V-Model
8 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.89%) Scrum
9 1 (1.89%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.89%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) ISEB
2 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
3 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (43.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 33 (62.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) nmon
Vendors
1 43 (81.13%) HP
2 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) Remedy
5 1 (1.89%) Splunk
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ANSON MCCADE
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
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South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago