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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Engineering
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 829 920
Rank change year-on-year -14 +91  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Engineering 40 94 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.095% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.11% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 30 69 35
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,800 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £112,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,750 £72,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -27.24% +45.00%  

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 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Engineering in the UK

Performance Engineering
Top 30 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 24 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
England -3 34 £72,500 -6.45% 7
London +24 24 £73,750 -22.36% 3
West Yorkshire +10 3 £50,000 -50.00% 1
Leeds +4 3 £50,000 -50.00% 1
East of England 0 3 - - 1
Yorkshire -1 3 £50,000 -50.00% 1
City of London +26 2 £60,000 - 2
Scotland +13 2 £55,000 +57.14%
North West -54 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 - -
Westminster - 2 £90,000 -
South East +40 1 - -
Berkshire +27 1 - -
South West -3 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -10 1 - - 1
Cambridge -12 1 - -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Ceredigion - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Newquay - 1 - -
New Quay - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 43 (47.78%) Performance Testing
2 37 (41.11%) Java
3 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 29 (32.22%) Linux
6 27 (30.00%) Finance
7 24 (26.67%) .NET
8 22 (24.44%) LoadRunner
8 22 (24.44%) Degree
9 21 (23.33%) JMeter
10 19 (21.11%) Test Automation
10 19 (21.11%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (21.11%) Non-Functional Testing
11 18 (20.00%) Open Source
11 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
13 16 (17.78%) Web Services
13 16 (17.78%) SOA
14 14 (15.56%) HP
14 14 (15.56%) Selenium
14 14 (15.56%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (14.44%) Oracle
15 13 (14.44%) Visual Studio
16 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
16 12 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (12.22%) C#
17 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
17 11 (12.22%) Retail
17 11 (12.22%) DevOps

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 6 (6.67%) Apache
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.11%) Confluence
4 1 (1.11%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.11%) SAP MII
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.11%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.44%) Akamai
3 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.22%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.22%) PaaS
5 1 (1.11%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.11%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.11%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (1.11%) 4G
3 1 (1.11%) DAB
3 1 (1.11%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (1.11%) DNS
3 1 (1.11%) Firewall
3 1 (1.11%) GPRS
3 1 (1.11%) GSM
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.11%) IPv6
3 1 (1.11%) LDAP
3 1 (1.11%) MPLS
3 1 (1.11%) SAN
3 1 (1.11%) UMTS
3 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 10 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.78%) MySQL
4 6 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.33%) Big Data
6 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.22%) MS Access
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.11%) HBase
7 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) LoadRunner
2 21 (23.33%) JMeter
3 14 (15.56%) Selenium
4 13 (14.44%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.78%) Introscope
6 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.56%) HP UFT
7 5 (5.56%) LoadUI
8 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.33%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.33%) Gatling
8 3 (3.33%) JIRA
8 3 (3.33%) Ranorex
8 3 (3.33%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.22%) NeoLoad
9 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.11%) YourKit
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Retail
3 9 (10.00%) Games
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
4 2 (2.22%) Front Office
4 2 (2.22%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (37.78%) Performance Engineer
2 14 (15.56%) Test Engineer
3 13 (14.44%) Consultant
4 11 (12.22%) Architect
5 9 (10.00%) Performance Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Performance Test Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Performance Test Leader
7 5 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Test Leader
7 5 (5.56%) Tester
8 4 (4.44%) Capacity and Performance Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Performance Engineering Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Performance Test Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Site Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) .NET
2 16 (17.78%) Web Services
3 8 (8.89%) EJB
3 8 (8.89%) HTML
3 8 (8.89%) Java EE
3 8 (8.89%) JMS
3 8 (8.89%) Spring
4 7 (7.78%) J2EE
5 5 (5.56%) CSS
5 5 (5.56%) RESTful
5 5 (5.56%) XML
6 4 (4.44%) DCOM
6 4 (4.44%) HTML5
6 4 (4.44%) JSON
6 4 (4.44%) Middleware
7 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.33%) CSS3
7 3 (3.33%) jQuery
8 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Fintech
5 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) Handset
6 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) Linux
2 6 (6.67%) Unix
2 6 (6.67%) Windows
3 4 (4.44%) CentOS
3 4 (4.44%) Debian
3 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.78%) Performance Testing
2 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 19 (21.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 19 (21.11%) Test Automation
5 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (20.00%) Open Source
6 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
7 16 (17.78%) SOA
8 14 (15.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (12.22%) DevOps
10 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
11 10 (11.11%) Load Testing
11 10 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 9 (10.00%) BDD
12 9 (10.00%) Capacity Management
12 9 (10.00%) Scrum
13 8 (8.89%) TDD
13 8 (8.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) Java
2 11 (12.22%) C#
3 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.67%) SQL
5 4 (4.44%) PHP
5 4 (4.44%) VB
6 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.22%) C
7 2 (2.22%) C++
7 2 (2.22%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.22%) Python
7 2 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.11%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.11%) Groovy
8 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.11%) Ruby
8 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
2 9 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (7.78%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (4.44%) ISEB
4 4 (4.44%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) PMO
1 7 (7.78%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.11%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.11%) Firmware
2 1 (1.11%) HDFS
2 1 (1.11%) KVM
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) CA Wily
1 7 (7.78%) logstash
2 4 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.22%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.22%) Grafana
4 1 (1.11%) Graphite
4 1 (1.11%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.11%) Kibana
4 1 (1.11%) Nagios
4 1 (1.11%) nmon
4 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) HP
2 13 (14.44%) Oracle
3 10 (11.11%) CA
3 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.78%) Compuware
5 5 (5.56%) SAP
6 4 (4.44%) Capita
6 4 (4.44%) Citrix
7 3 (3.33%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.22%) Tableau
9 1 (1.11%) Cisco
9 1 (1.11%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.11%) Facebook
9 1 (1.11%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.11%) New Relic
9 1 (1.11%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (1.11%) Talend
9 1 (1.11%) VMware
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