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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - 79 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
548 715 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.97% 77.89% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 459 631 630
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 £30,000 £29,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
1 7 (87.50%) Law
1 7 (87.50%) Manufacturing
1 7 (87.50%) Military
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) NUnit
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) DNA
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) MbUnit
1 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) NUnit
1 7 (87.50%) MbUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (12.50%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 7 (87.50%) Law
1 7 (87.50%) Manufacturing
1 7 (87.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Test Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Software Test Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Test Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DNA
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Siebel
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix