The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Performance Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing Consultant
Rank 912 957 977
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 12 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.018% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 7
Median salary £100,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+127.27% -12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +8.69%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Performance Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Performance Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Test Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Test Consultant within the UK.

Performance Test Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Test Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Consultant over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +39 12 £100,000 +132.55%
London +33 5 £100,000 +132.55%
Yorkshire - 5 £100,000 -
Leeds - 3 £100,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £100,000 -
Manchester - 1 £100,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £100,000 -
North West - 1 £100,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £100,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -

Performance Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Performance Test Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Performance Testing
2 16 (69.57%) Software Testing
3 13 (56.52%) JMeter
4 12 (52.17%) Performance Engineering
5 11 (47.83%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (47.83%) LoadRunner
5 11 (47.83%) C#
5 11 (47.83%) Java
6 10 (43.48%) .NET
6 10 (43.48%) Python
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 10 (43.48%) Games
6 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
6 10 (43.48%) Software Architecture
6 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
6 10 (43.48%) Scala
6 10 (43.48%) Ruby
6 10 (43.48%) WebLOAD
6 10 (43.48%) Gatling
6 10 (43.48%) NeoLoad
6 10 (43.48%) SOASTA, Inc
7 9 (39.13%) ISEB
8 7 (30.43%) HP
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle
9 6 (26.09%) C
9 6 (26.09%) QA
9 6 (26.09%) Time Management
9 6 (26.09%) HP ASE
9 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills

Performance Test Consultant 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:

Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) JMeter
2 11 (47.83%) LoadRunner
3 10 (43.48%) Gatling
3 10 (43.48%) NeoLoad
3 10 (43.48%) WebLOAD
4 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.35%) Hudson
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (43.48%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) NHS
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Performance Testing
2 16 (69.57%) Software Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Performance Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
5 10 (43.48%) Software Architecture
5 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Time Management
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
9 2 (8.70%) Network Management
9 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.70%) User Stories
10 1 (4.35%) Coaching
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.35%) Data Management
10 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
10 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) Ruby
2 10 (43.48%) Scala
3 6 (26.09%) C
4 5 (21.74%) ANSI C
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) ISEB
2 6 (26.09%) HP ASE
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) SOASTA, Inc
2 7 (30.43%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) SAP
5 2 (8.70%) Arqiva
5 2 (8.70%) ComArch
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds