The table below looks at the statistics for Performance 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 Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - 118 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Performance 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
1235 1356 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.88% 75.17% 76.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1166 1383
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) WinRunner
3 3 (60.00%) JMeter
3 3 (60.00%) eggPlant
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Publishing
5 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) WinRunner
2 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
2 3 (60.00%) eggPlant
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft