Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Performance Test Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 July 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 871 885
Rank change year-on-year +48 +14 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 11 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.018% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.019% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 34
London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -10.71% +27.27%
10th Percentile £50,000 £54,800 £49,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £58,750 £61,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.08% +11.36% +2.33%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69622 78905 85838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 96.05% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56139 68423 72444
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Performance Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Performance Test Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Test Leader in London

Performance Test Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Performance Test Leader in London

Performance Test Leader
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Test Leader in London

Performance Test Leader
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 Test Leader within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
City of London +49 2 £60,000 -22.58%
Performance Test Leader
England

Performance Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region featuring Performance Test Leader in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
3 7 (63.64%) JMeter
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) DCOM
5 4 (36.36%) VB
5 4 (36.36%) Capita
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (36.36%) EAM
5 4 (36.36%) Process Management
5 4 (36.36%) CMMI
5 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC

Performance Test Leader Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JMeter
1 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) eggPlant
3 3 (27.27%) Gatling
3 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
4 1 (9.09%) Introscope
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) DCOM
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
5 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
5 4 (36.36%) CMMI
5 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (36.36%) EAM
5 4 (36.36%) Presales
5 4 (36.36%) Process Management
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
8 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (9.09%) People Management
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Capita
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Compuware
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