The median annual salary for a Performance Tester was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Performance Tester
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 - 164
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% - 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2532 2761 2987
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.06% 96.61% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1590 1894
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Performance Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tester in Scotland

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Performance Tester in Scotland

Performance Tester
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 Tester within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £50,000 -
Performance Tester
UK

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Performance Tester 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 Scotland region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing

Performance Tester Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
1 6 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Python