Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 173 181
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.20% 0.068% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.077% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Oxfordshire median annual salary £36,250 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,625 £32,500 £42,650
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% -5.00%

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 2681 2605 2961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.28% 88.58% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2086 2398
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,100 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
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 November 2017. 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 - 3 £35,000 -
Abingdon +8 2 - -
Load Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Life Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
3 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Security Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA