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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing Consultant
Rank 899 955 965
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 13 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.019% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 19
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £75,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +73.41%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
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 £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 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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Consultant
Top 11 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 30 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
(Click see detailed
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 +59 13 £50,000 +11.11%
London +40 4 £100,000 +122.22%
Leeds - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Reading - 4 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
South East - 4 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Telford - 1 £47,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £47,500 -

Performance Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 24 (96.00%) Performance Testing
2 23 (92.00%) JMeter
2 23 (92.00%) Java
3 22 (88.00%) C#
3 22 (88.00%) Python
4 19 (76.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 19 (76.00%) Performance Engineering
5 18 (72.00%) NeoLoad
5 18 (72.00%) SOASTA, Inc
5 18 (72.00%) Gatling
5 18 (72.00%) WebLOAD
5 18 (72.00%) Scala
5 18 (72.00%) Software Architecture
5 18 (72.00%) MS Excel
5 18 (72.00%) .NET
5 18 (72.00%) Games
5 18 (72.00%) Ruby
5 18 (72.00%) Software Testing
6 10 (40.00%) Programme Management
6 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (24.00%) LoadRunner
8 5 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (16.00%) HTML
9 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.00%) SAP
9 4 (16.00%) WAN
9 4 (16.00%) Citrix
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (72.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 23 (92.00%) JMeter
2 18 (72.00%) Gatling
2 18 (72.00%) NeoLoad
2 18 (72.00%) WebLOAD
3 6 (24.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (72.00%) Games
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Performance Testing
2 19 (76.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 19 (76.00%) Performance Engineering
3 18 (72.00%) Software Architecture
3 18 (72.00%) Software Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Change Control
5 4 (16.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Presales
5 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) Python
3 18 (72.00%) Ruby
3 18 (72.00%) Scala
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 5 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) webMethods