Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Engineering
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 - 201
Rank change year-on-year - +201 +34
Permanent jobs citing Performance Engineering 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.076% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £75,000 - -
UK median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -9.09% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,948 5,132 4,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.55% 92.25% 92.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,177 3,334 2,851
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £28,859 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Performance Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Engineering in Scotland

Performance Engineering
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Performance Engineering in Scotland

Performance Engineering
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Engineering in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Engineering in Scotland

Performance Engineering
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
West Lothian - 2 £70,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £100,000 -
Performance Engineering
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Performance Engineering.

1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office

Performance Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle