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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 872 894 862
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 43 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.034% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,850 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £46,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +23.17%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 30 July 2015 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 30 July 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 +37 30 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Scotland +17 13 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South East +7 12 £45,000 -10.00%
London +28 9 £75,000 +76.47%
Edinburgh +3 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Surrey - 6 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 5 £35,000 -
Staines - 5 £45,000 -
Hampshire +9 4 - -
Southampton - 4 - -
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +35 2 £46,250 -2.63%
Berkshire +10 2 £50,000 -
Reading -2 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
North West - 2 £51,750 -
East of England +6 1 £45,000 +8.43%
South West -12 1 £55,000 +52.77%
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 - 3
Warwick - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £51,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £52,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Leeds - 1 £43,000 -

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (75.38%) Performance Testing
2 42 (64.62%) Test Scripting
3 33 (50.77%) LoadRunner
4 25 (38.46%) Finance
5 22 (33.85%) Test Strategy
6 19 (29.23%) ISTQB
7 18 (27.69%) HP
8 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (26.15%) Test Management
9 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
11 12 (18.46%) Oracle
12 11 (16.92%) ISEB
12 11 (16.92%) Banking
12 11 (16.92%) Open Source
12 11 (16.92%) Test Planning
13 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 10 (15.38%) TDD
13 10 (15.38%) QA
13 10 (15.38%) JMeter
14 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
14 9 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
15 8 (12.31%) V-Model
15 8 (12.31%) Java
16 7 (10.77%) C#
16 7 (10.77%) SAP
16 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
16 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
16 7 (10.77%) JIRA
16 7 (10.77%) Waterfall

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (9.23%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.54%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) DB2
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (50.77%) LoadRunner
2 10 (15.38%) JMeter
3 7 (10.77%) JIRA
4 6 (9.23%) Selenium
4 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.15%) HP UFT
5 4 (6.15%) eggPlant
5 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.08%) JUnit
6 2 (3.08%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (3.08%) TestNG
7 1 (1.54%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.54%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.54%) SilkPerformer
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (7.69%) Web Services
3 4 (6.15%) RESTful
4 2 (3.08%) .NET
4 2 (3.08%) Velocity
5 1 (1.54%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Statistics
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Blog
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) UNIX
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (75.38%) Performance Testing
2 42 (64.62%) Test Scripting
3 22 (33.85%) Test Strategy
4 17 (26.15%) Test Management
4 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.92%) Open Source
6 11 (16.92%) Test Planning
7 10 (15.38%) TDD
8 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.31%) V-Model
10 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
11 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.23%) Coaching
11 6 (9.23%) CRM
11 6 (9.23%) Load Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Stress Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Asset Management
12 5 (7.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) C#
3 6 (9.23%) SQL
4 4 (6.15%) VB
5 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) ISTQB
2 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
3 11 (16.92%) ISEB
4 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.69%) Degree
5 5 (7.69%) CSQA
6 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) nmon
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) HP
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) SAP
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.15%) VMware
4 4 (6.15%) Capita
4 4 (6.15%) Citrix
5 3 (4.62%) IBM
6 2 (3.08%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.54%) Reuters
7 1 (1.54%) Remedy
7 1 (1.54%) McAfee
7 1 (1.54%) BT
7 1 (1.54%) Splunk
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