The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 76 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.98% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
701 780 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.36% 77.69% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 615 672 435
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Testing
Oxfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (69.23%) ISEB
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
1 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 8 (61.54%) MbUnit
2 8 (61.54%) User Stories
2 8 (61.54%) NUnit
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) DNA
3 7 (53.85%) Law
3 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
3 7 (53.85%) Military
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) SilkPerformer
4 5 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (38.46%) LoadRunner
4 5 (38.46%) JMeter
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) WinRunner
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Siebel
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 4 (30.77%) GIS

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MbUnit
1 8 (61.54%) NUnit
2 5 (38.46%) SilkPerformer
2 5 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (38.46%) LoadRunner
2 5 (38.46%) JMeter
3 4 (30.77%) WinRunner
3 4 (30.77%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 7 (53.85%) Law
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
1 7 (53.85%) Military
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Test Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Senior Test Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Test Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) GIS
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) User Stories
3 7 (53.85%) DNA
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISEB
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 8 (61.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Siebel
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago