The first table below looks at the demand for the Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Lead
Rank 914 872 879
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 21 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.015% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 20
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Performance Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Test Leader
Salary Trend

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

Performance Test Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Test Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Performance Test Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Leader
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -34 21 £55,000 - 1
London -38 17 £55,000 +15.78% 1
City of London - 10 £55,000 - 1
Lancashire - 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
East Midlands - 1 £70,000 -

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title.

1 42 (97.67%) Performance Testing
2 21 (48.84%) LoadRunner
3 20 (46.51%) IBM
3 20 (46.51%) Rational Performance Tester
4 19 (44.19%) HP
5 11 (25.58%) Internet
5 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
5 11 (25.58%) SOA
5 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
5 11 (25.58%) QA
6 10 (23.26%) Open Source
6 10 (23.26%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (23.26%) ISTQB
6 10 (23.26%) Big Data
6 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
6 10 (23.26%) ERP
6 10 (23.26%) Hitachi
6 10 (23.26%) Oracle
6 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
7 7 (16.28%) Load Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Java
9 5 (11.63%) .NET
10 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
10 4 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
10 4 (9.30%) Node.js
11 3 (6.98%) Finance
12 2 (4.65%) Web Services
12 2 (4.65%) Time Management

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) LoadRunner
2 20 (46.51%) Rational Performance Tester
3 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.33%) JUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Introscope
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) JMS
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.33%) REST
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Performance Testing
2 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
2 11 (25.58%) SOA
3 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
3 10 (23.26%) ERP
3 10 (23.26%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (16.28%) Load Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.65%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Time Management
6 2 (4.65%) DNA
7 1 (2.33%) OOP
7 1 (2.33%) OO
7 1 (2.33%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.33%) MVC
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) IBM
2 19 (44.19%) HP
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) Oracle
4 10 (23.26%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Cognos