The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank - - 129
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Load Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1180 1190 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.81% 76.63% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1005 1367
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (50.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (50.00%) Kamailio
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) RTP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (50.00%) Kamailio
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco