The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 114 116 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 16 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.86% 0.22% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.29% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 1
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1472 1379 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.80% 75.23% 70.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1225 1019
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Testing
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +10 9 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Abingdon - 3 £27,500 - 1
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (50.00%) .NET
1 11 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 11 (50.00%) JMeter
1 11 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (45.45%) WinRunner
3 9 (40.91%) ISEB
3 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
3 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
3 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
4 8 (36.36%) MbUnit
4 8 (36.36%) User Stories
4 8 (36.36%) NUnit
4 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 8 (36.36%) C#
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) DNA
5 7 (31.82%) Military
5 7 (31.82%) Law
5 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
6 6 (27.27%) eggPlant
6 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 5 (22.73%) SilkPerformer
8 4 (18.18%) Ajax
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) GIS
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle
8 4 (18.18%) Citrix

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) SNMP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 11 (50.00%) JMeter
2 10 (45.45%) WinRunner
3 8 (36.36%) MbUnit
3 8 (36.36%) NUnit
4 6 (27.27%) eggPlant
4 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 5 (22.73%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (18.18%) Facilita Forecast
7 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 7 (31.82%) Military
1 7 (31.82%) Law
1 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Performance Test Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Performance Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Test Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Senior Test Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Software Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Test Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Ajax
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) GIS
1 4 (18.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
3 8 (36.36%) User Stories
4 7 (31.82%) DNA
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) ISEB
1 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
2 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) CISSP
4 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) Citrix
1 4 (18.18%) HP
1 4 (18.18%) Siebel
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 13 days ago