Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 171 157
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14 +29
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 13 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.56% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% - -
South East median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -10.53%

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 2,143 2,777 2,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 92.01% 90.63% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,798 2,269 1,865
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% -1.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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
Abingdon +26 7 £35,000 - 2
Oxford +8 6 £35,000 -
Load Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Life Science
2 12 (92.31%) Security Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Test Scripting
2 12 (92.31%) Software Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Regression Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Non-Functional Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 12 (92.31%) Data Science
2 12 (92.31%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) Flask
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.69%) API Development
3 1 (7.69%) API Design
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Ant

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 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Software Test Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Test Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Django
1 1 (7.69%) Flask
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 12 (92.31%) Data Science
2 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
2 12 (92.31%) Non-Functional Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (92.31%) Regression Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Security Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Software Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) API Design
3 1 (7.69%) API Development
3 1 (7.69%) ATDD
3 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes