The median annual salary for a Performance Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Performance Test Analyst
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 937 959
Rank change year-on-year +78 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 6 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.025% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 19
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £38,400 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £64,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -23.80% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83638 100515 107033
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69429 84372 87341
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Performance Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Test Analyst in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Test Analyst in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Test Analyst in the UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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 +74 6 £40,000 -23.80% 1
London +45 3 £46,000 -3.15% 1
Yorkshire +28 1 - -
North West -11 1 - -
Mid Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Ceredigion - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Newquay - 1 £40,000 -
New Quay - 1 £40,000 -

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Performance Test Analyst 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 featuring Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 17 (70.83%) Performance Testing
3 14 (58.33%) HP
4 11 (45.83%) JMeter
5 9 (37.50%) Load Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
7 7 (29.17%) Unix
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
10 4 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 4 (16.67%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) Dynatrace
10 4 (16.67%) Open Source
11 3 (12.50%) SOAP
11 3 (12.50%) Web Services
11 3 (12.50%) Windows
11 3 (12.50%) Linux
11 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (8.33%) Selenium
12 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
12 2 (8.33%) HTTP
12 2 (8.33%) Oracle
12 2 (8.33%) Validation
12 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 11 (45.83%) JMeter
3 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
4 4 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) LoadUI
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
6 1 (4.17%) NeoLoad
6 1 (4.17%) Ranorex
6 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) SOAP
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Performance Testing
2 9 (37.50%) Load Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Validation
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (4.17%) Information Management
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) System Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
8 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.17%) Cacti
2 1 (4.17%) Ganglia
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) HP
2 4 (16.67%) Dynatrace
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.17%) BMC
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) New Relic
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