Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 174 174
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 18 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.61% 0.071% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.079% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 7
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +50.94% +17.78%
10th Percentile £44,500 £40,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £64,500 £40,000 £39,350
South East median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +40.00% -30.00%

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 2,676 2,543 2,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.27% 89.99% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,381 2,130 2,290
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £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 14 August 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 14 August 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 - 8 £52,500 -
Abingdon +1 1 - -
Load Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 16 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 15 (83.33%) Degree
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 13 (72.22%) BDD
4 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 10 (55.56%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) Analytics
5 9 (50.00%) Selenium
6 8 (44.44%) Fiddler
6 8 (44.44%) OWASP
6 8 (44.44%) Apache Solr
6 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
6 8 (44.44%) Process Improvement
6 8 (44.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (44.44%) JMeter
6 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (44.44%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) IntelliJ
6 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner
6 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
6 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
6 8 (44.44%) Data Analytics
6 8 (44.44%) PostGIS
6 8 (44.44%) Spring Boot
7 7 (38.89%) API Design
7 7 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (38.89%) Ansible
7 7 (38.89%) Docker
7 7 (38.89%) Flask

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 8 (44.44%) Apache Solr
1 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 7 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (38.89%) Big Data
2 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (50.00%) Selenium
3 8 (44.44%) Fiddler
3 8 (44.44%) IntelliJ
3 8 (44.44%) JMeter
3 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner
3 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 7 (38.89%) Ant
4 7 (38.89%) Hudson
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Test Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Python Developer
2 7 (38.89%) QA Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) QA Test Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Senior QA Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Tester
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) PostGIS
1 8 (44.44%) Spring Boot
2 7 (38.89%) Django
2 7 (38.89%) Flask
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
2 7 (38.89%) REST
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) BDD
3 10 (55.56%) Analytics
3 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) Data Analytics
4 8 (44.44%) OWASP
4 8 (44.44%) Process Improvement
5 7 (38.89%) API Design
5 7 (38.89%) ATDD
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (38.89%) DevOps
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) API Development
6 5 (27.78%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (27.78%) Data Transformation
6 5 (27.78%) ETL
6 5 (27.78%) Refactoring
7 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (38.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
1 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes