The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Engineering
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 808 885 941
Rank change year-on-year +77 +56  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Engineering 50 69 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.066% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.075% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 25
Median salary £58,750 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -31.81% +15.78%  

Performance Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75940 92082 94020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62461 76226 76084
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Performance Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Engineering in the UK

Performance Engineering
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Engineering in the UK

Performance Engineering
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Engineering over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Engineering in the UK

Performance Engineering
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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
England +89 50 £58,750 +6.81% 5
London +93 37 £65,000 +4.00% 5
East of England +25 7 £36,000 -
Norfolk - 5 £34,750 -
Norwich - 5 £34,750 -
City of London +34 3 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire +20 2 £48,750 -7.14%
Leeds +18 2 £48,750 -2.50%
South West +17 2 - -
West Yorkshire +16 2 £48,750 -7.14%
Newquay - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Cornwall - 2 - -
Mid Wales - 2 - -
New Quay - 2 - -
Ceredigion - 2 - -
South East +42 1 - -
West Midlands +37 1 - -
Berkshire +31 1 - -
Birmingham +13 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +12 1 £37,500 -
Essex - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 with a requirement for Performance Engineering.

1 54 (51.92%) Performance Testing
2 53 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (32.69%) Java
3 34 (32.69%) Linux
4 31 (29.81%) Finance
5 27 (25.96%) Non-Functional Testing
6 26 (25.00%) LoadRunner
7 22 (21.15%) Software Engineering
8 21 (20.19%) TDD
9 20 (19.23%) Scrum
10 19 (18.27%) Windows
10 19 (18.27%) Degree
11 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
11 17 (16.35%) JMeter
11 17 (16.35%) Mentoring
11 17 (16.35%) Coaching
12 16 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (14.42%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (14.42%) Retail
13 15 (14.42%) IBM
13 15 (14.42%) HP
13 15 (14.42%) BDD
14 14 (13.46%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (13.46%) Line Management
14 14 (13.46%) Oracle
14 14 (13.46%) Load Testing
15 13 (12.50%) .NET
15 13 (12.50%) SOLID
15 13 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring

Performance Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (11.54%) Tomcat
1 12 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.73%) Apache
3 5 (4.81%) Commerce Server
4 4 (3.85%) JBoss
5 3 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.88%) IIS
6 2 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.92%) Confluence
6 2 (1.92%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.92%) Mule
6 2 (1.92%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.96%) CICS
7 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.96%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.96%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.96%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.88%) Akamai
4 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.92%) GitHub
4 2 (1.92%) SaaS
4 2 (1.92%) Slack
5 1 (0.96%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.96%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.96%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.96%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) DNS
1 4 (3.85%) Firewall
1 4 (3.85%) MPLS
2 3 (2.88%) DHCP
2 3 (2.88%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.88%) HTTP
2 3 (2.88%) LAN
2 3 (2.88%) WAN
2 3 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.92%) IMAP
3 2 (1.92%) LDAP
3 2 (1.92%) NAS
3 2 (1.92%) SAN
3 2 (1.92%) SMTP
3 2 (1.92%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.96%) AMQP
4 1 (0.96%) MQTT
4 1 (0.96%) SSL
4 1 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.88%) DB2
4 2 (1.92%) Big Data
4 2 (1.92%) MySQL
4 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 17 (16.35%) JMeter
3 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.77%) Introscope
5 6 (5.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.85%) LoadUI
6 4 (3.85%) Selenium
6 4 (3.85%) WebLOAD
7 3 (2.88%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.88%) JIRA
7 3 (2.88%) Rational Performance Tester
8 2 (1.92%) AQtime
8 2 (1.92%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.92%) Maven
8 2 (1.92%) Ranorex
8 2 (1.92%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.92%) YourKit
General
1 31 (29.81%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Retail
3 10 (9.62%) Games
4 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.85%) Banking
6 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.92%) Electronics
7 2 (1.92%) Marketing
8 1 (0.96%) Advertising
8 1 (0.96%) Back Office
8 1 (0.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (36.54%) Performance Engineer
2 20 (19.23%) Test Engineer
3 14 (13.46%) Consultant
4 10 (9.62%) Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Tester
6 8 (7.69%) Architect
6 8 (7.69%) Performance Consultant
6 8 (7.69%) Performance Test Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Performance Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Performance Test Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Performance Tester
9 5 (4.81%) Performance Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Test Manager
9 5 (4.81%) WebSphere Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Engineering Manager
11 3 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) .NET
2 12 (11.54%) HTML
2 12 (11.54%) RESTful
3 11 (10.58%) Web Services
4 9 (8.65%) CSS
5 7 (6.73%) J2EE
6 6 (5.77%) JSP
7 4 (3.85%) HTML5
8 3 (2.88%) Apache Flex
8 3 (2.88%) CSS3
9 2 (1.92%) EJB
9 2 (1.92%) JMS
9 2 (1.92%) jQuery
9 2 (1.92%) JSON
9 2 (1.92%) MAPI
9 2 (1.92%) Middleware
10 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.96%) Java EE
10 1 (0.96%) ODBC
10 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.81%) User Experience
5 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.92%) Clustering
6 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.92%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.96%) Fintech
7 1 (0.96%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (32.69%) Linux
2 19 (18.27%) Windows
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.92%) CentOS
5 2 (1.92%) Debian
5 2 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.96%) AIX
6 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.92%) Performance Testing
2 53 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.96%) Non-Functional Testing
4 22 (21.15%) Software Engineering
5 21 (20.19%) TDD
6 20 (19.23%) Scrum
7 17 (16.35%) Coaching
7 17 (16.35%) Mentoring
8 16 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (14.42%) BDD
9 15 (14.42%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (13.46%) Line Management
10 14 (13.46%) Load Testing
11 13 (12.50%) Functional Testing
11 13 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (12.50%) SOLID
11 13 (12.50%) Test Strategy
12 12 (11.54%) Release Management
12 12 (11.54%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) Java
2 10 (9.62%) SQL
3 8 (7.69%) C#
4 7 (6.73%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.73%) Python
5 6 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.81%) Ruby
7 4 (3.85%) C++
7 4 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (1.92%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.96%) C
9 1 (0.96%) Groovy
9 1 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (18.27%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) QA
2 6 (5.77%) PMO
3 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) CA Wily
1 6 (5.77%) SCOM
2 4 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (3.85%) logstash
2 4 (3.85%) Perfmon
3 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.92%) Ansible
4 2 (1.92%) Grafana
4 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.92%) Puppet
4 2 (1.92%) Salt
4 2 (1.92%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.96%) Graphite
5 1 (0.96%) Kibana
5 1 (0.96%) Mesos
5 1 (0.96%) Nagios
5 1 (0.96%) OpenView
5 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.42%) HP
2 15 (14.42%) IBM
3 14 (13.46%) Oracle
4 9 (8.65%) CA
5 8 (7.69%) SAP
6 6 (5.77%) Compuware
6 6 (5.77%) VMware
7 4 (3.85%) SOASTA, Inc
8 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.92%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.92%) Avaya
9 2 (1.92%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.92%) Dynatrace
9 2 (1.92%) F5
9 2 (1.92%) hybris
9 2 (1.92%) Intel
9 2 (1.92%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.92%) Palo Alto
City, London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + great bonus, benefits & culture
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Perth & Kinross
Spring Technology
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago