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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Lead
Rank 913 925 955
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 5 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.046% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.047% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 3 44 30
Median salary £75,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.15% +11.76%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
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 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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Performance Test Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Leader
Top 10 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 29 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 -7 4 £75,000 +42.85% 3
London +34 2 £75,000 -3.22% 1
Scotland +11 1 - -
South East 0 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £36,500 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £36,500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 £36,500 - 1

Performance Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (82.14%) LoadRunner
2 19 (67.86%) Performance Testing
3 18 (64.29%) JMeter
4 17 (60.71%) HP
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 9 (32.14%) WebLogic
7 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
7 9 (32.14%) IBM
7 9 (32.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (28.57%) SLA
9 6 (21.43%) Publishing
9 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
9 6 (21.43%) WorldPay
9 6 (21.43%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (21.43%) Fintech
10 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
10 5 (17.86%) Citrix
10 5 (17.86%) .NET
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) Open Source
10 5 (17.86%) Test Management
10 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
12 3 (10.71%) Banking
12 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
12 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
13 2 (7.14%) SDLC
13 2 (7.14%) Coaching

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 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
1 9 (32.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (82.14%) LoadRunner
2 18 (64.29%) JMeter
3 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (3.57%) The Grinder
5 1 (3.57%) WebLOAD
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Publishing
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Fintech
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Performance Testing
2 9 (32.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) Open Source
4 5 (17.86%) Test Management
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.14%) Coaching
7 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.14%) High Availability
7 2 (7.14%) Load Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (3.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) People Management
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.14%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) HP
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 9 (32.14%) IBM
4 6 (21.43%) WorldPay
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago