Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Engineering
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 788 802 844
Rank change year-on-year +14 +42 +51
Permanent jobs citing Performance Engineering 44 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.073% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.080% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 56
London median annual salary £65,000 £74,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.75% -6.88% +48.84%
10th Percentile £36,250 £47,500 £41,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £118,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -28.57% +12.00% +13.64%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69206 68595 79293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.64% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53267 59094 66809
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Performance Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Engineering in London

Performance Engineering
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Performance Engineering in London

Performance Engineering
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Engineering in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Engineering in London

Performance Engineering
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Central London +20 10 £47,500 -17.39% 6
East London - 1 £92,500 -
Performance Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 London region with a requirement for Performance Engineering.

1 29 (65.91%) Java
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Linux
4 19 (43.18%) Test Automation
4 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (36.36%) Finance
6 15 (34.09%) C#
6 15 (34.09%) .NET
7 13 (29.55%) Banking
7 13 (29.55%) Microservices
8 12 (27.27%) Performance Testing
9 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 10 (22.73%) Unix
10 10 (22.73%) QA
10 10 (22.73%) Selenium
10 10 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (22.73%) DevOps
11 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
11 9 (20.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (20.45%) BDD
11 9 (20.45%) Degree
12 8 (18.18%) Scrum
12 8 (18.18%) Windows
12 8 (18.18%) Docker
12 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
13 7 (15.91%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (15.91%) Performance Measurement
13 7 (15.91%) Web Services
13 7 (15.91%) Python

Performance Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.27%) Akamai
4 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.27%) InfluxDB
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Selenium
2 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
3 7 (15.91%) JMeter
3 7 (15.91%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.82%) Gatling
4 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.55%) Appium
5 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.27%) Buildbot
6 1 (2.27%) dotTrace
6 1 (2.27%) eggPlant
6 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.27%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.27%) TestRail
6 1 (2.27%) WebPagetest
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Performance Engineer
2 17 (38.64%) Java Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) QA Automation Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) QA Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Architect
7 5 (11.36%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Test Leader
8 4 (9.09%) Applications Architect
8 4 (9.09%) Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Graduate
8 4 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Linux Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) Web Services
3 5 (11.36%) Middleware
3 5 (11.36%) Node.js
4 4 (9.09%) Regular Expression
5 2 (4.55%) DCOM
6 1 (2.27%) EJB
6 1 (2.27%) Java EE
6 1 (2.27%) JMS
6 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.36%) Blog
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) Fintech
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Unix
3 8 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Test Automation
3 13 (29.55%) Microservices
4 12 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 10 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (22.73%) DevOps
6 9 (20.45%) BDD
6 9 (20.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
7 8 (18.18%) Scrum
8 7 (15.91%) Open Source
8 7 (15.91%) Performance Measurement
8 7 (15.91%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.64%) Benchmarking
9 6 (13.64%) Kanban
9 6 (13.64%) Load Testing
9 6 (13.64%) QA Automation
9 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.27%) Grafana
3 1 (2.27%) Graphite
3 1 (2.27%) Kibana
3 1 (2.27%) logstash
3 1 (2.27%) nmon
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) HP
2 4 (9.09%) Splunk
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.55%) Capita
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) New Relic
5 1 (2.27%) VMware