The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Performance Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Performance Tester
Rank 911 961 982
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Performance Tester 4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.007% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Median salary £52,750 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% +6.00%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 - £53,750

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
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% -

Senior Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Performance Tester in the job title.

Senior Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Performance Tester
Salary Trend

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

Senior Performance Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Performance Tester
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Performance Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +46 4 £52,750 -0.47% 1
London +38 2 £57,250 +8.01%
South East +28 1 £50,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1

Senior Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Senior Performance Tester 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 Senior Performance Tester in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) LoadRunner
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 14 (70.00%) JMeter
3 14 (70.00%) HP
4 13 (65.00%) .NET
5 11 (55.00%) Performance Testing
6 9 (45.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (40.00%) Citrix
8 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
9 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (30.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) VB
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
10 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (25.00%) SQL
10 5 (25.00%) C#
10 5 (25.00%) Open Source
10 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (25.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) Test Management
11 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) WebLOAD
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 3 (15.00%) IIS
12 3 (15.00%) Windows
12 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 3 (15.00%) VBA
12 3 (15.00%) ISEB
12 3 (15.00%) SOAP

Senior Performance Tester 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.00%) IMAP
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) LoadRunner
2 14 (70.00%) JMeter
3 4 (20.00%) WebLOAD
4 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.00%) AQtime
5 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 2 (10.00%) Introscope
5 2 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (5.00%) MAPI
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (25.00%) Test Management
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
7 1 (5.00%) Data Management
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) VB
2 5 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) VBA
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) ISEB
5 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (15.00%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (10.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (10.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) HP
2 8 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) Dynatrace
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) VMware