The median annual salary for a Performance Test Leader was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Performance Test Lead
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 259 300
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.016% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.017% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +31.57%  

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 4994 6046 9814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4459 5515 8410
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 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Performance Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Test Leader in the City of London

Performance Test Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Performance Test Leader in the City of London

Performance Test Leader Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Performance Test Leader in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) eggPlant
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing

Performance Test Leader 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) eggPlant
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix