The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank - 222 -
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.018% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.025% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -8.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4084 3993 4419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.47% 72.80% 73.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2783 3094 3722
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Stress Testing
South East

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) DSL
3 2 (40.00%) L2TP
3 2 (40.00%) X.21
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) PPP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) IPsec
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) DSL
1 2 (40.00%) L2TP
1 2 (40.00%) X.21
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) PPP
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Riak
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft