The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Lead
Rank 933 919 913
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 18 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.021% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.022% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 21
Average salary £60,000 £60,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +10.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £42,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary - £65,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +52.94%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
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 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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Leader
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 Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 +2 16 £60,000 -1.23% 5
London -1 11 £60,000 +6.19% 5
Reading +7 4 - -
Berkshire +2 4 - -
South East -7 4 - -
City of London +56 3 - - 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (78.46%) Performance Testing
2 44 (67.69%) LoadRunner
3 38 (58.46%) HP
4 31 (47.69%) JMeter
5 30 (46.15%) Test Management
5 30 (46.15%) Test Scripting
6 26 (40.00%) Citrix
7 23 (35.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 22 (33.85%) HP UFT
8 22 (33.85%) Oracle
9 21 (32.31%) Defect Management
10 19 (29.23%) Mentoring
10 19 (29.23%) SAP
10 19 (29.23%) Finance
10 19 (29.23%) QA
11 17 (26.15%) Web Services
11 17 (26.15%) IBM
12 16 (24.62%) SQL
12 16 (24.62%) Test Automation
13 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
13 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (23.08%) .NET
13 15 (23.08%) Unix
14 14 (21.54%) SC Cleared
14 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
14 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (20.00%) Test Planning
15 13 (20.00%) Requirements Management
15 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 13 (20.00%) Mainframe

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (67.69%) LoadRunner
2 31 (47.69%) JMeter
3 22 (33.85%) HP UFT
4 9 (13.85%) JIRA
5 7 (10.77%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.77%) NeoLoad
5 7 (10.77%) Selenium
5 7 (10.77%) Subversion
6 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 4 (6.15%) JBehave
7 4 (6.15%) Ranorex
7 4 (6.15%) RSpec
8 3 (4.62%) Bugzilla
8 3 (4.62%) Mercurial
8 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Games
3 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Retail
4 5 (7.69%) Publishing
5 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.54%) Advertising
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.15%) Web Services
2 15 (23.08%) .NET
3 4 (6.15%) Ajax
3 4 (6.15%) CSS
3 4 (6.15%) DCOM
3 4 (6.15%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) REST
4 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.15%) Fintech
4 1 (1.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Unix
2 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (78.46%) Performance Testing
2 30 (46.15%) Test Management
2 30 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 23 (35.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 21 (32.31%) Defect Management
5 19 (29.23%) Mentoring
6 16 (24.62%) Test Automation
7 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.00%) Requirements Management
8 13 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 12 (18.46%) Change Management
9 12 (18.46%) Performance Improvement
10 10 (15.38%) Demand Management
11 9 (13.85%) Open Source
12 8 (12.31%) Load Testing
12 8 (12.31%) SDLC
13 7 (10.77%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (10.77%) Test Strategy
14 6 (9.23%) Project Management
15 5 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) Java
3 6 (9.23%) C#
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (3.08%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 14 (21.54%) SC Cleared
2 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.38%) ISEB
4 6 (9.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.15%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (58.46%) HP
2 26 (40.00%) Citrix
3 22 (33.85%) Oracle
4 19 (29.23%) SAP
5 17 (26.15%) IBM
6 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.15%) WorldPay
8 2 (3.08%) McAfee
9 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.54%) Capita
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Worldpay
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago