The median annual salary for a Performance Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tester
England / East of England
Rank - 273 261
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.027% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5858 7074 7236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.23% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4679 5707 5819
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Performance Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tester in the East of England

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tester in the East of England.

Salary trend for Performance Tester in the East of England

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) HP