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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 916 900 930
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 19 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.035% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.036% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 3
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +31.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £34,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +31.75%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram 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 12 February 2016. 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 +8 19 £55,000 +10.00%
South East +22 9 £55,000 -
London +7 6 £55,000 +25.71%
Surrey - 5 £55,000 -
Reigate - 5 £55,000 -
Reading +7 4 - -
Berkshire -8 4 - -
Redhill - 3 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -5 2 £44,500 -1.11%
North Yorkshire +4 1 £55,000 -
Leeds +3 1 £34,000 -35.23%
York -4 1 £55,000 -
East of England -4 1 £70,000 +40.00%
West Yorkshire -5 1 £34,000 -35.23%
West Midlands -14 1 - -
Warwickshire -17 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £70,000 -

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 31 (79.49%) Performance Testing
2 21 (53.85%) LoadRunner
3 20 (51.28%) Java
4 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (38.46%) ISTQB
6 14 (35.90%) JMeter
6 14 (35.90%) SQL
7 13 (33.33%) HP UFT
7 13 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
9 11 (28.21%) Test Strategy
9 11 (28.21%) Software Testing
9 11 (28.21%) HP
10 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
10 10 (25.64%) Finance
10 10 (25.64%) Selenium
11 9 (23.08%) QA
11 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
11 9 (23.08%) ISEB
11 9 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (20.51%) C#
12 8 (20.51%) BDD
13 6 (15.38%) SOAP
13 6 (15.38%) IBM
13 6 (15.38%) Unix
13 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
13 6 (15.38%) Test Management
14 5 (12.82%) HP SiteScope
14 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
14 5 (12.82%) Cucumber

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) LoadRunner
2 14 (35.90%) JMeter
3 13 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 10 (25.64%) Selenium
5 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
5 5 (12.82%) Rational Performance Tester
5 5 (12.82%) WebLOAD
6 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
6 4 (10.26%) JBehave
6 4 (10.26%) JIRA
6 4 (10.26%) Ranorex
6 4 (10.26%) RSpec
6 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
6 4 (10.26%) Subversion
7 3 (7.69%) Introscope
8 2 (5.13%) Gatling
8 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.56%) NeoLoad
9 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Games
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) SOAP
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) Ajax
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (5.13%) RESTful
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Performance Testing
2 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 11 (28.21%) Software Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Test Strategy
6 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 8 (20.51%) BDD
8 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.38%) Test Management
9 5 (12.82%) API Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.26%) Logistics
10 4 (10.26%) OOP
10 4 (10.26%) TDD
11 3 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
11 3 (7.69%) Scrum
11 3 (7.69%) V-Model
12 2 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) C#
5 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.69%) C
6 3 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 9 (23.08%) ISEB
2 9 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CITP
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (7.69%) CA Wily
3 2 (5.13%) Graphite
3 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) HP
2 6 (15.38%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) AppDynamics
4 3 (7.69%) CA
4 3 (7.69%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) SAP