The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Load Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.57% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% -12.35%  

Load Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 607 554 622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 86.84% 85.49% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 518 492 503
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Load Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Testing in Oxford

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Oxford

Load Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Xbox
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Life Science
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Web Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Web Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Xbox
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago