The first table below looks at the demand for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.65% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
583 704 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.31% 73.79% 72.61%
Number of salaries quoted 528 607 453
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Testing
Oxfordshire

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Oxford region.

Load Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Load Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) RTP
3 1 (20.00%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
3 1 (20.00%) Kamailio

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Load Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) RTP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (20.00%) Kamailio
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix