The median annual salary for a Performance Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Engineer
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.038% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.34% +13.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4963 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 96.24% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 5576 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Performance Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Performance Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Engineer in the City of London

Performance Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Performance Engineer in the City of London

Performance Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Performance Engineer 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 across the City of London region featuring Performance Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Gatling
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Akamai
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Performance Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Akamai
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Gatling
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
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