The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Performance Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 886 943 907
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 24 23 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.021% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.022% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 41
Median salary £48,750 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,600 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £76,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -0.62%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 24 £48,750 -4.41% 1
London +62 13 £45,000 -37.93%
City of London +49 4 £45,000 -11.33%
East of England +20 4 £57,500 +27.77%
Manchester -3 4 - -
North West -3 4 - - 1
Yorkshire +19 3 - -
Basildon - 3 £57,500 -
Essex - 3 £57,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +19 1 - -
Leeds +19 1 - -
Hertfordshire +11 1 £54,500 +21.11%
Sheffield - 1 - -

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Performance Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (87.76%) Performance Testing
2 38 (77.55%) LoadRunner
3 30 (61.22%) Test Scripting
4 25 (51.02%) Finance
5 23 (46.94%) JMeter
6 22 (44.90%) HP
7 19 (38.78%) Java
8 18 (36.73%) Test Strategy
9 16 (32.65%) Banking
10 14 (28.57%) QA
11 13 (26.53%) Open Source
11 13 (26.53%) SoapUI
12 12 (24.49%) LoadUI
12 12 (24.49%) Web Services
12 12 (24.49%) Regression Testing
13 10 (20.41%) CRM
13 10 (20.41%) SQL
13 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (20.41%) Billing
13 10 (20.41%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (20.41%) Server Monitoring
13 10 (20.41%) API Testing
13 10 (20.41%) Non-Functional Testing
13 10 (20.41%) HP SiteScope
14 9 (18.37%) Selenium
14 9 (18.37%) SOAP
15 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
16 7 (14.29%) HP UFT
16 7 (14.29%) Unix
16 7 (14.29%) Client/Server

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) CICS
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
1 4 (8.16%) FTP
1 4 (8.16%) HTTP
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) DB2
1 4 (8.16%) MS Access
2 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (77.55%) LoadRunner
2 23 (46.94%) JMeter
3 13 (26.53%) SoapUI
4 12 (24.49%) LoadUI
5 9 (18.37%) Selenium
6 7 (14.29%) HP UFT
7 5 (10.20%) NeoLoad
7 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
7 5 (10.20%) WebLOAD
8 4 (8.16%) Fiddler
8 4 (8.16%) Firebug
8 4 (8.16%) The Grinder
8 4 (8.16%) Toad
9 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
9 2 (4.08%) OpenSTA
9 2 (4.08%) Rational Performance Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 16 (32.65%) Banking
3 10 (20.41%) Billing
4 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Law
6 1 (2.04%) Games
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Web Services
2 9 (18.37%) SOAP
3 5 (10.20%) .NET
4 4 (8.16%) RESTful
5 2 (4.08%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.04%) Apache CXF
6 1 (2.04%) Middleware
6 1 (2.04%) XML
6 1 (2.04%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Mainframe
2 4 (8.16%) VSAM
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) Performance Testing
2 30 (61.22%) Test Scripting
3 18 (36.73%) Test Strategy
4 13 (26.53%) Open Source
5 12 (24.49%) Regression Testing
6 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.41%) API Testing
6 10 (20.41%) CRM
6 10 (20.41%) Non-Functional Testing
6 10 (20.41%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (10.20%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.16%) Change Management
8 4 (8.16%) Load Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Stress Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Validation
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) COBOL
4 4 (8.16%) JCL
5 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) AWK
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.16%) ISEB
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SDET
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (12.24%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (8.16%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) HP
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Cognizant
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Sun
North West
Cognizant
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