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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing Consultant
Rank 899 940 960
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 19 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.019% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.020% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 17
Median salary £100,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £75,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +61.29%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
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 £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 July 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Consultant
Top 15 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 July 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 +55 19 £100,000 +132.55% 3
London +40 8 £100,000 +132.55%
Yorkshire - 7 £100,000 -
Leeds - 6 £100,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £100,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £73,750 -
Manchester - 1 £100,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £100,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £100,000 -
South East - 1 £50,000 - 3
South Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Telford - 1 £47,500 -

Performance Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 26 (89.66%) Performance Testing
2 22 (75.86%) Software Testing
3 19 (65.52%) JMeter
4 18 (62.07%) Java
5 17 (58.62%) C#
5 17 (58.62%) Python
5 17 (58.62%) Non-Functional Testing
5 17 (58.62%) Performance Engineering
6 16 (55.17%) NeoLoad
6 16 (55.17%) SOASTA, Inc
6 16 (55.17%) Gatling
6 16 (55.17%) Software Architecture
6 16 (55.17%) Scala
6 16 (55.17%) WebLOAD
6 16 (55.17%) Ruby
6 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
6 16 (55.17%) .NET
6 16 (55.17%) Games
7 10 (34.48%) Programme Management
7 10 (34.48%) LoadRunner
7 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
8 8 (27.59%) ISEB
9 7 (24.14%) HP
10 6 (20.69%) Citrix
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle
10 6 (20.69%) HTML
10 6 (20.69%) SAP
10 6 (20.69%) Web Services
10 6 (20.69%) Time Management
10 6 (20.69%) QA

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 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) SNMP
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) JMeter
2 16 (55.17%) Gatling
2 16 (55.17%) NeoLoad
2 16 (55.17%) WebLOAD
3 10 (34.48%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (55.17%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) NHS
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Performance Testing
2 22 (75.86%) Software Testing
3 17 (58.62%) Non-Functional Testing
3 17 (58.62%) Performance Engineering
4 16 (55.17%) Software Architecture
5 10 (34.48%) Programme Management
5 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.69%) Time Management
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.90%) Network Management
9 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.90%) User Stories
10 1 (3.45%) Change Control
10 1 (3.45%) Coaching
10 1 (3.45%) DevOps
10 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.45%) Open Source
10 1 (3.45%) Presales
10 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) Python
3 16 (55.17%) Ruby
3 16 (55.17%) Scala
4 5 (17.24%) ANSI C
4 5 (17.24%) C
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) ISEB
2 5 (17.24%) HP ASE
3 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) SOASTA, Inc
2 7 (24.14%) HP
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Arqiva
4 2 (6.90%) ComArch
4 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) webMethods
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