The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Performance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 64 73 71
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.58% 0.63% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.74% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Median salary £26,250 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

Performance 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 607 544 633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 86.96% 85.27% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 518 482 515
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 £32,000 £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%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing 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 in Oxford.

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Oxford

Performance Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Performance 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 Performance Testing.

1 18 (94.74%) Functional Testing
2 16 (84.21%) QA
3 14 (73.68%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
6 2 (10.53%) TestComplete
6 2 (10.53%) Process Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft

Performance 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Test Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Head of QA
3 2 (10.53%) Head of Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Software Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Test Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Functional Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
4 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Process Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (84.21%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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