The median annual salary for a Performance Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Performance Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 138 153
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.051% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.054% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £51,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.31% +28.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1214 1857 2287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.43% 94.03% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1499 1560
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Performance Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Performance Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Engineer in Reading

Performance Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Performance Engineer in Reading

Performance Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Performance Engineer 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 Reading region featuring Performance Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) WebLOAD
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) AQtime
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) IMAP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio

Performance Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) IMAP
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) WebLOAD
2 2 (50.00%) AQtime
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) IBM