The median annual salary for a Performance Test Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Performance Testing Consultant
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 923 945
Rank change year-on-year +58 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 9 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.013% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 11
Median salary £47,500 £100,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.50% +132.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £52,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary - £100,000 -

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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Performance Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Performance Test Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Test Consultant in the UK

Performance Test Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Test Consultant in the UK

Performance Test Consultant
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +46 9 £47,500 -52.50% 2
London +36 9 £47,500 -52.50% 2

Performance Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Performance Test Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 10 (83.33%) LoadRunner
3 9 (75.00%) JMeter
4 7 (58.33%) NeoLoad
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (8.33%) V-Model
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Resilience Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity

Performance Test Consultant 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 9 (75.00%) JMeter
3 7 (58.33%) NeoLoad
4 1 (8.33%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) V-Model
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
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