The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 132 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.14% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +86.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.11%
Stress Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1873 1727 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.63% 81.50% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1559 1016
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Stress Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) QA

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 5 (100.00%) UAT Test Manager
1 5 (100.00%) UAT Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) HP