Period
to 19 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Performance Test Manager was £70,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

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

Performance Test Manager
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1163 1207 1281
Rank change year-on-year +44 +74 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Manager 10 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.014% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.014% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 34
UK median annual salary £70,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.18% -15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £66,500 £46,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £73,250 £69,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -11.54% -13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167246 184514 211672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 133909 154629 175428
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Performance Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Test Manager in the UK

Performance Test Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Test Manager in the UK

Performance Test Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 10 £70,500 +48.42% 1
England +16 10 £70,500 +28.18% 1

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, Performance Test Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (90.00%) JMeter
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) Test Management
4 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) NeoLoad
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) C
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) MBCS
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning

Performance Test Manager 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (90.00%) JMeter
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) Open Source
3 6 (60.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MBCS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle