The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 221 221 223
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.036% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.047% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £41,250 £24,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.10% -25.38%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%
Stress Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4054 4213 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.44% 76.66% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2962 2955
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Berkshire region.

Stress Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Stress Testing.

1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) L2TP
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) PPP
2 4 (40.00%) SNMP
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) IPsec
2 4 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) xDSL
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) XMPP
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mitel

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Stress Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) MPLS
1 4 (40.00%) BGP
1 4 (40.00%) L2TP
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (40.00%) PPP
1 4 (40.00%) SNMP
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) IPsec
1 4 (40.00%) xDSL
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) GGSN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scalability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) Iperf
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Mitel
3 2 (20.00%) Panasonic
4 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (10.00%) Empirix
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft