The table below looks at the statistics for Performance 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 Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 77 74 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.54% 1.36% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.71% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Performance Testing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
597 701 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 81.11% 79.57% 78.21%
Number of salaries quoted 481 637 686
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

Performance Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Performance 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 Performance Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Velocity
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Performance 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 Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Platform Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
2 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Velocity
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (87.50%) User Stories
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA