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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 216 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 8 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £27,000 £54,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
4353 4203 3881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.99% 78.37% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3203 3060 3008
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 March 2015.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Stress Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 7 £27,000 -50.90%
Newbury - 1 - -
Stress Testing
South East

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) L2TP
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 4 (44.44%) PPP
2 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) xDSL
2 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VBScript
4 2 (22.22%) XMPP
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Mitel
4 2 (22.22%) Panasonic
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) MPLS
1 4 (44.44%) BGP
1 4 (44.44%) L2TP
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
1 4 (44.44%) PPP
1 4 (44.44%) SNMP
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) IPsec
1 4 (44.44%) xDSL
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (11.11%) GGSN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
3 1 (11.11%) 3GPP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) WFM
3 1 (11.11%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Mitel
3 2 (22.22%) Panasonic
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Empirix
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) EMC