Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 164 175
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.26% 0.14% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £36,250 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.72% +28.32% -19.29%
10th Percentile £39,300 £32,500 £25,925
90th Percentile £60,300 £39,625 £31,975
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +29.87% -23.00%

Load Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,455 2,498 2,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.39% 89.99% 90.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,149 2,057 2,209
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%
10th Percentile £30,950 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,750 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Load Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Load Testing 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 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Load Testing in Oxfordshire

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Testing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Load Testing in Oxfordshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Load Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) Refactoring
3 5 (71.43%) Django
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Ant
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 5 (71.43%) Data Transformation
3 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (71.43%) Ansible
3 5 (71.43%) Docker
3 5 (71.43%) Flask
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
3 5 (71.43%) ATDD
3 5 (71.43%) Big Data
3 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Hudson

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
3 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Python Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Tester
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Django
1 5 (71.43%) Flask
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) BDD
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) API Design
2 5 (71.43%) API Development
2 5 (71.43%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) ATDD
2 5 (71.43%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Data Transformation
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Refactoring
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) OWASP
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
1 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes