Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Performance Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Engineering over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Engineering
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1069 1053 1167
Rank change year-on-year -16 +114 +44
Permanent jobs citing Performance Engineering 89 134 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.077% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.086% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 65 89 90
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -3.51% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,750 £41,500 £39,875
90th Percentile £88,500 £100,000 £117,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +4.76%

Performance Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150940 155322 179341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.48% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120815 129886 149926
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Performance Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Performance Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Engineering in England

Performance Engineering
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Performance Engineering in England

Performance Engineering
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Engineering in England over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Engineering in England

Performance Engineering
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 46 £65,000 -12.75% 9
East of England +18 21 £28,500 -21.92% 2
North of England -4 18 £57,500 -23.33% 2
North West -12 17 £57,500 -32.35%
Midlands +30 3 £45,375 +39.62%
West Midlands +21 3 £45,375 +39.62%
South West +15 1 £80,000 +58.42%
Yorkshire +3 1 - - 2
Performance Engineering
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Engineering 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 England region with a requirement for Performance Engineering.

1 61 (68.54%) Java
2 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.08%) Linux
4 27 (30.34%) Software Engineering
5 26 (29.21%) Microservices
6 25 (28.09%) DevOps
7 21 (23.60%) Finance
7 21 (23.60%) OO
8 20 (22.47%) .NET
9 19 (21.35%) C#
9 19 (21.35%) Degree
9 19 (21.35%) Computer Science
9 19 (21.35%) Docker
9 19 (21.35%) Kubernetes
9 19 (21.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (20.22%) Multithreading
10 18 (20.22%) Scrum
11 17 (19.10%) Physics
12 16 (17.98%) Performance Testing
12 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
13 15 (16.85%) Project Management
13 15 (16.85%) Mathematics
13 15 (16.85%) Computer Science Degree
14 14 (15.73%) SQL
14 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
15 13 (14.61%) LoadRunner
15 13 (14.61%) Banking
16 12 (13.48%) Requirements Management
16 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared

Performance Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.12%) Kinematics
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.48%) OpenShift
3 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.12%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (4.49%) Big Data
3 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) OLAP
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.12%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) LoadRunner
2 10 (11.24%) JMeter
3 9 (10.11%) Cucumber
3 9 (10.11%) Selenium
4 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.74%) SoapUI
6 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.37%) Gatling
7 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.25%) Appium
8 2 (2.25%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (2.25%) Introscope
8 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.12%) dotTrace
9 1 (1.12%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.12%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.12%) TestRail
9 1 (1.12%) WebPagetest
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Banking
3 8 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Automotive
5 2 (2.25%) Advertising
5 2 (2.25%) Electronics
5 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Java Engineer
2 28 (31.46%) Performance Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) Graduate
4 15 (16.85%) Software Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Graduate Java Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Test Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) QA Automation Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) QA Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
11 6 (6.74%) Applications Engineer
11 6 (6.74%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (6.74%) Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (5.62%) AWS Engineer
12 5 (5.62%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) .NET
2 7 (7.87%) Web Services
3 5 (5.62%) Node.js
4 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.49%) Middleware
4 4 (4.49%) React
4 4 (4.49%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.25%) HTML
5 2 (2.25%) J2EE
6 1 (1.12%) DBIx::Class
6 1 (1.12%) Lucene
6 1 (1.12%) RESTful
6 1 (1.12%) SQLAlchemy
6 1 (1.12%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.62%) Blog
4 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.49%) User Experience
5 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.12%) Fintech
7 1 (1.12%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.08%) Linux
2 11 (12.36%) Unix
3 9 (10.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.34%) Software Engineering
3 26 (29.21%) Microservices
4 25 (28.09%) DevOps
5 21 (23.60%) OO
6 19 (21.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (20.22%) Multithreading
7 18 (20.22%) Scrum
8 17 (19.10%) Physics
9 16 (17.98%) Performance Testing
9 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
10 15 (16.85%) Mathematics
10 15 (16.85%) Project Management
11 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
12 12 (13.48%) Load Testing
12 12 (13.48%) Requirements Management
12 12 (13.48%) Use Case
13 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (12.36%) Infrastructure Management
13 11 (12.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 61 (68.54%) Java
2 19 (21.35%) C#
3 14 (15.73%) SQL
4 11 (12.36%) C
5 8 (8.99%) Python
6 5 (5.62%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.49%) Clojure
7 4 (4.49%) Scala
7 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.25%) PHP
9 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Degree
2 15 (16.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) MCSD
5 2 (2.25%) MCTS
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) GCP
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (21.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.37%) Grafana
3 2 (2.25%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.25%) Nagios
4 1 (1.12%) Ansible
4 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) Graphite
4 1 (1.12%) Kibana
4 1 (1.12%) logstash
4 1 (1.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (6.74%) HP
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
1 6 (6.74%) Splunk
2 4 (4.49%) AppDynamics
3 2 (2.25%) CA
3 2 (2.25%) Capita
3 2 (2.25%) SAP
3 2 (2.25%) SOASTA, Inc
3 2 (2.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.12%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.12%) Google
4 1 (1.12%) New Relic
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle