The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Manager
Rank 886 865 894
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Manager 18 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.014% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 5
Average salary £68,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.13% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,600 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £63,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,750 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.08% +9.52%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Performance Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Performance Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Test Manager
Salary Trend

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

Performance Test Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Test Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Manager over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 within the UK.

Performance Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Test Manager
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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 -14 15 £70,000 +21.73%
City of London +10 5 £70,000 +3.70%
London -10 5 £70,000 +33.33%
South East - 4 £68,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £68,500 -
Southampton - 3 £68,500 -
West Midlands -23 2 £68,750 +19.56%
East Midlands - 2 £49,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £68,750 -
East of England -22 1 £75,000 +36.36%
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 £49,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £49,000 -
Essex - 1 £75,000 -

Performance Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Test Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 52 (85.25%) Performance Testing
2 39 (63.93%) HP
3 31 (50.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (44.26%) QA
5 24 (39.34%) HP Quality Center
6 23 (37.70%) LoadRunner
7 22 (36.07%) Finance
8 16 (26.23%) Test Strategy
9 14 (22.95%) Selenium
10 13 (21.31%) SC Cleared
10 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
10 13 (21.31%) Java
11 12 (19.67%) Test Management
11 12 (19.67%) NeoLoad
12 11 (18.03%) Retail
13 10 (16.39%) JMeter
13 10 (16.39%) Oracle
13 10 (16.39%) Business Development
14 9 (14.75%) SOASTA, Inc
14 9 (14.75%) UNIX
14 9 (14.75%) Back Office
15 8 (13.11%) ISEB
15 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (11.48%) Hudson
17 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
17 6 (9.84%) SQL
17 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
18 5 (8.20%) Scrum
18 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development

Performance Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Test Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) LoadRunner
2 14 (22.95%) Selenium
3 12 (19.67%) NeoLoad
4 10 (16.39%) JMeter
5 7 (11.48%) Hudson
6 5 (8.20%) TeamCity
6 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.28%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
7 2 (3.28%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.28%) Introscope
8 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.64%) SilkPerformer
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Retail
3 9 (14.75%) Back Office
4 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
5 5 (8.20%) Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
3 2 (3.28%) REST
3 2 (3.28%) SOAP
3 2 (3.28%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.28%) RIA
1 2 (3.28%) Open Source
1 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
1 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) UNIX
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.64%) AIX
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (85.25%) Performance Testing
2 31 (50.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (26.23%) Test Strategy
4 12 (19.67%) Test Management
5 10 (16.39%) Business Development
6 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.20%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) Project Management
8 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.92%) Information Assurance
10 3 (4.92%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.28%) Performance Engineering
11 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (3.28%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) Java
2 6 (9.84%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) SC Cleared
1 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) ISEB
3 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (44.26%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (39.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.28%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 39 (63.93%) HP
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) SOASTA, Inc
4 5 (8.20%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) Cognos
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) CA
5 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Capita