The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing Consultant
Rank 934 921 942
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 14 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.020% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.020% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 8
Average salary £47,500 £75,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Test Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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 +17 10 £47,500 -36.66% 2
London -9 3 £48,750 -35.00% 1
Southampton - 3 - -
South East - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Borehamwood - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £52,500 -

Performance Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Test Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 32 (96.97%) Performance Testing
3 26 (78.79%) ISEB
4 24 (72.73%) HP
5 22 (66.67%) ISTQB
6 18 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (48.48%) HP UFT
8 14 (42.42%) SAP
8 14 (42.42%) Test Management
8 14 (42.42%) JMeter
9 13 (39.39%) Visual Studio
10 11 (33.33%) Oracle
10 11 (33.33%) C
10 11 (33.33%) Java
10 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (33.33%) Test Scripting
10 11 (33.33%) HP ASE
10 11 (33.33%) Selenium
11 10 (30.30%) Load Testing
11 10 (30.30%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (30.30%) CruiseControl
11 10 (30.30%) Data Management
11 10 (30.30%) C#
11 10 (30.30%) C++
11 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
11 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (30.30%) Hudson
11 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
11 10 (30.30%) Performance Analysis

Performance Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Test Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (15.15%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 16 (48.48%) HP UFT
3 14 (42.42%) JMeter
4 13 (39.39%) Visual Studio
5 11 (33.33%) Selenium
6 10 (30.30%) CruiseControl
6 10 (30.30%) Hudson
6 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
6 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (9.09%) JIRA
8 1 (3.03%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.03%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) DCOM
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) User Experience
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Performance Testing
2 14 (42.42%) Test Management
3 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (30.30%) Data Management
4 10 (30.30%) Load Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Performance Analysis
4 10 (30.30%) Performance Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
5 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.21%) Presales
6 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
9 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
10 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) C
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) C++
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) ANSI C
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) ISEB
2 22 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 11 (33.33%) HP ASE
4 6 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (15.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) SDET
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) HP
2 14 (42.42%) SAP
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Capita
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
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