Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Performance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Testing over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 250 298 308
Rank change year-on-year +48 +10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 76 78 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.74% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.64% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 65 127
City of London median annual salary £61,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £48,750 £38,000 £35,800
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £81,250
London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -

Performance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9296 12211 18745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.96% 90.76% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8338 11032 15908
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Performance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in the City of London

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in the City of London

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (78.95%) Test Automation
3 48 (63.16%) QA
4 38 (50.00%) TDD
5 32 (42.11%) Java
6 31 (40.79%) BDD
7 28 (36.84%) Selenium
8 21 (27.63%) Manual Testing
9 19 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 18 (23.68%) Test Strategy
10 18 (23.68%) Linux
10 18 (23.68%) Appium
11 17 (22.37%) Mobile App
12 16 (21.05%) Apple iOS
12 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.05%) Android
13 15 (19.74%) C#
13 15 (19.74%) SpecFlow
13 15 (19.74%) Jenkins
14 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (17.11%) SQL
15 13 (17.11%) Windows
15 13 (17.11%) Fintech
15 13 (17.11%) IT Strategy
16 12 (15.79%) DevOps
16 12 (15.79%) JIRA
17 11 (14.47%) JSON
17 11 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
18 10 (13.16%) XML
18 10 (13.16%) Cucumber

Performance Testing
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 4 (5.26%) Apache
1 4 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.95%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Datadog
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) Office 365
3 3 (3.95%) Yammer
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.63%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.63%) Route 53
5 1 (1.32%) Akamai
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.32%) GitHub
5 1 (1.32%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) DHCP
1 3 (3.95%) DMZ
1 3 (3.95%) DNS
1 3 (3.95%) LDAP
1 3 (3.95%) Skype
1 3 (3.95%) SMTP
1 3 (3.95%) VLAN
1 3 (3.95%) WAN
2 2 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) Network Security
3 1 (1.32%) SSL
3 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Big Data
3 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.95%) MySQL
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (36.84%) Selenium
2 19 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 18 (23.68%) Appium
4 15 (19.74%) Jenkins
4 15 (19.74%) SpecFlow
5 12 (15.79%) JIRA
6 10 (13.16%) Cucumber
7 9 (11.84%) Robolectric
7 9 (11.84%) Robotium
7 9 (11.84%) UI Automator
8 8 (10.53%) Calabash
9 7 (9.21%) Xcode
10 6 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (7.89%) Gatling
10 6 (7.89%) JMeter
11 5 (6.58%) Capybara
11 5 (6.58%) LoadRunner
12 3 (3.95%) NUnit
12 3 (3.95%) SilkPerformer
12 3 (3.95%) SilkTest
General
1 6 (7.89%) Banking
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Law
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Test Engineer
2 14 (18.42%) Test Manager
3 12 (15.79%) QA Manager
4 11 (14.47%) QA Test Manager
4 11 (14.47%) Technical Manager
4 11 (14.47%) Technical Test Manager
5 10 (13.16%) Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Mobile Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) QA Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Automation Tester
7 7 (9.21%) QA Leader
7 7 (9.21%) Tester
8 6 (7.89%) Architect
8 6 (7.89%) QA Automation Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) QA Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Java Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Performance Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) JSON
2 10 (13.16%) XML
3 9 (11.84%) .NET
3 9 (11.84%) SOAP
4 7 (9.21%) RESTful
4 7 (9.21%) Web Services
5 6 (7.89%) Gherkin
6 4 (5.26%) Node.js
6 4 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (2.63%) HTML
7 2 (2.63%) Middleware
7 2 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.32%) EDI
8 1 (1.32%) J2EE
8 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Mobile App
2 13 (17.11%) Fintech
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.95%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.95%) Replication
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Linux
2 16 (21.05%) Android
2 16 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 13 (17.11%) Windows
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.89%) Unix
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (78.95%) Test Automation
3 38 (50.00%) TDD
4 31 (40.79%) BDD
5 21 (27.63%) Manual Testing
6 18 (23.68%) Test Strategy
7 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (17.11%) IT Strategy
10 12 (15.79%) DevOps
11 9 (11.84%) Mobile Development
11 9 (11.84%) Release Management
12 8 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
13 7 (9.21%) OO
13 7 (9.21%) Project Management
14 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
14 6 (7.89%) MapReduce
14 6 (7.89%) Security Testing
14 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
15 5 (6.58%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.11%) Java
2 15 (19.74%) C#
3 13 (17.11%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) Python
5 7 (9.21%) Apple Swift
5 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.21%) Objective-C
5 7 (9.21%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.95%) VBScript
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) ISEB
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.63%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.63%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (63.16%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) Docker
3 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) AirWatch
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (3.95%) Puppet
1 3 (3.95%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Atlassian
1 6 (7.89%) VMware
2 3 (3.95%) Borland
2 3 (3.95%) Citrix
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum disc. 10% bonus, health, pension, li
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
octopus
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 26 days ago