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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 834 829 873
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 53 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.041% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.044% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £60,000 £54,750
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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 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 16 September 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 -27 36 £40,750 +1.87% 1
Scotland - 12 £45,000 -
London -20 10 £45,000 -23.40%
Edinburgh - 8 £39,000 -
South East -19 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Berkshire 0 5 - -
North West -12 5 - -
Yorkshire -46 5 - - 1
North East - 5 £34,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £34,500 -
Cheshire - 5 - -
Warrington - 5 - -
York - 5 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £34,500 -
Reading 0 4 - -
City of London -6 3 £42,500 -29.16%
Glasgow - 3 £45,000 -
Luton - 2 £41,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £41,500 -
Paddington - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £41,500 -
East Midlands -16 1 £47,000 -
South West -25 1 £36,000 -13.25%
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £47,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £34,000 -
Gosport - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 68 (72.34%) Performance Testing
2 63 (67.02%) LoadRunner
3 41 (43.62%) HP
4 38 (40.43%) Test Scripting
5 36 (38.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 34 (36.17%) JMeter
7 24 (25.53%) HP Quality Center
8 22 (23.40%) QA
8 22 (23.40%) Java
9 21 (22.34%) Windows
10 20 (21.28%) Selenium
11 18 (19.15%) Visual Studio
12 17 (18.09%) Test Strategy
12 17 (18.09%) eggPlant
13 15 (15.96%) SC Cleared
13 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
13 15 (15.96%) WebSphere
13 15 (15.96%) SOA
14 14 (14.89%) Automated Testing
15 13 (13.83%) SQL
16 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
16 12 (12.77%) Linux
16 12 (12.77%) WinRunner
16 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
17 11 (11.70%) Test Automation
17 11 (11.70%) Finance
17 11 (11.70%) Oracle
18 10 (10.64%) ISEB
18 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (9.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 15 (15.96%) WebSphere
2 7 (7.45%) IIS
2 7 (7.45%) Apache
3 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) Liferay
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) LAN
1 6 (6.38%) WAN
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.06%) DNS
2 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (67.02%) LoadRunner
2 36 (38.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 34 (36.17%) JMeter
4 20 (21.28%) Selenium
5 18 (19.15%) Visual Studio
6 17 (18.09%) eggPlant
7 12 (12.77%) WinRunner
8 6 (6.38%) Facilita Forecast
8 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (5.32%) JIRA
9 5 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (4.26%) TestDirector
10 4 (4.26%) SilkPerformer
11 2 (2.13%) Rational Performance Tester
11 2 (2.13%) LoadUI
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) .NET
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.13%) Ajax
3 1 (1.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.13%) Open Source
2 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.13%) Statistics
2 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.06%) Social Media
3 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.06%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.34%) Windows
2 12 (12.77%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) UNIX
4 6 (6.38%) Windows XP
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (72.34%) Performance Testing
2 38 (40.43%) Test Scripting
3 17 (18.09%) Test Strategy
4 15 (15.96%) SOA
5 14 (14.89%) Automated Testing
6 11 (11.70%) Test Automation
7 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.45%) Regression Testing
8 7 (7.45%) Automation Testing
9 6 (6.38%) Migration
9 6 (6.38%) Test Management
10 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
10 5 (5.32%) Business Analysis
10 5 (5.32%) TDD
10 5 (5.32%) Usability Testing
10 5 (5.32%) OO
10 5 (5.32%) Test Planning
11 4 (4.26%) Quality Management
11 4 (4.26%) OOP
11 4 (4.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) Java
2 13 (13.83%) SQL
3 8 (8.51%) C
4 6 (6.38%) C#
4 6 (6.38%) VB
5 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) Ruby
6 1 (1.06%) Python
6 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) SC Cleared
1 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
3 10 (10.64%) ISEB
4 9 (9.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.19%) Degree
6 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.06%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.40%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (25.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) HP
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.19%) Citrix
5 2 (2.13%) JBoss
5 2 (2.13%) SAP
5 2 (2.13%) Siebel
6 1 (1.06%) IBM
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
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