The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Performance Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Lead
Rank 921 930 986
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 23 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.039% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.040% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 21
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £71,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median 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 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Performance Test Leader in the job title.

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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Leader
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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 +10 23 £60,000 +6.66%
London +1 11 £60,000 -7.69%
City of London +60 6 £77,500 +10.71%
Cambridge - 4 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £62,500 -
East of England - 4 £62,500 -
South West +8 2 £85,000 +61.90%
Bournemouth - 2 £85,000 -
Dorset - 2 £85,000 -
Midlands - 2 £38,000 -
Cheshire +29 1 £50,000 -11.11%
North West +27 1 £50,000 -
South East +14 1 - -
Surrey +4 1 - -
Coventry +2 1 - -
West Midlands -19 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Staines - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -

Performance Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in the job title.

1 33 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 29 (65.91%) HP
2 29 (65.91%) Performance Testing
3 28 (63.64%) JMeter
4 20 (45.45%) Finance
5 17 (38.64%) Test Management
6 15 (34.09%) Oracle
7 14 (31.82%) Citrix
7 14 (31.82%) IBM
8 12 (27.27%) .NET
8 12 (27.27%) HP UFT
9 11 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 11 (25.00%) Open Source
9 11 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
10 10 (22.73%) SLA
11 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
11 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
11 9 (20.45%) Test Strategy
12 8 (18.18%) WorldPay
12 8 (18.18%) Web Services
12 8 (18.18%) Banking
12 8 (18.18%) Publishing
12 8 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
12 8 (18.18%) Fintech
13 7 (15.91%) SQL
14 6 (13.64%) Defect Management
14 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
14 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared

Performance Test Leader 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 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 28 (63.64%) JMeter
3 12 (27.27%) HP UFT
4 6 (13.64%) Selenium
5 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.09%) JBehave
5 4 (9.09%) Ranorex
5 4 (9.09%) RSpec
5 4 (9.09%) Subversion
6 3 (6.82%) NeoLoad
7 1 (2.27%) JIRA
7 1 (2.27%) The Grinder
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
2 8 (18.18%) Publishing
3 6 (13.64%) Retail
4 5 (11.36%) Games
4 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) Web Services
3 4 (9.09%) Ajax
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Fintech
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Derivative
4 1 (2.27%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Performance Testing
2 17 (38.64%) Test Management
3 11 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Open Source
4 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
5 9 (20.45%) Test Strategy
6 8 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (13.64%) Defect Management
7 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) API Testing
9 4 (9.09%) BDD
9 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.09%) Logistics
9 4 (9.09%) OOP
10 3 (6.82%) Demand Management
10 3 (6.82%) Performance Improvement
10 3 (6.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) RPG
5 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.55%) ISEB
5 1 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) SLA
2 6 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.55%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) HP
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle
3 14 (31.82%) Citrix
3 14 (31.82%) IBM
4 8 (18.18%) WorldPay
5 3 (6.82%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
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