The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 818 870 835
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -35
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 74 83 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 98
Median salary £43,000 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,325 £32,500 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £80,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Stress Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80737 89616 92223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.04% 87.37% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68272 74479 74310
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in England

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in England

Stress Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 37 £52,500 -19.23% 3
South East +31 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
South West +10 8 £55,000 -8.33%
North West +8 8 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands +7 6 £31,250 -
Yorkshire +13 3 £42,500 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 70 (43.21%) SQL
2 58 (35.80%) QA
3 52 (32.10%) Selenium
3 52 (32.10%) SQL Server
4 46 (28.40%) Oracle
4 46 (28.40%) C#
4 46 (28.40%) Finance
5 40 (24.69%) Regression Testing
6 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (22.84%) Functional Testing
8 36 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 34 (20.99%) Java
10 32 (19.75%) Automated Testing
11 30 (18.52%) Banking
11 30 (18.52%) Performance Testing
12 29 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (17.90%) Windows
13 28 (17.28%) .NET
13 28 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (16.05%) System Testing
14 26 (16.05%) Unix
14 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
15 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
15 25 (15.43%) Credit Risk
16 24 (14.81%) OO
16 24 (14.81%) Risk Management
16 24 (14.81%) Validation
17 23 (14.20%) Windows Server
18 22 (13.58%) WebDriver
18 22 (13.58%) Scrum

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 12 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.32%) Apache
3 6 (3.70%) JBoss
3 6 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.47%) SAS
6 3 (1.85%) CICS
7 2 (1.23%) IIS
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.62%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.62%) Misys Midas
1 1 (0.62%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Office 365
1 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.64%) HTTP
2 5 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.47%) SAN
4 3 (1.85%) Firewall
4 3 (1.85%) FTP
5 2 (1.23%) LDAP
6 1 (0.62%) DHCP
6 1 (0.62%) DNS
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
6 1 (0.62%) VoIP
6 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.73%) MySQL
3 10 (6.17%) RDBMS
3 10 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.85%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.85%) DB2
5 3 (1.85%) MS Access
6 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.62%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.62%) OLAP
7 1 (0.62%) QlikView
7 1 (0.62%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 52 (32.10%) Selenium
2 22 (13.58%) WebDriver
3 18 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 16 (9.88%) Cucumber
5 15 (9.26%) JUnit
5 15 (9.26%) LoadRunner
6 14 (8.64%) JIRA
6 14 (8.64%) NeoLoad
7 13 (8.02%) FitNesse
7 13 (8.02%) Hudson
7 13 (8.02%) SoapUI
8 12 (7.41%) Visual Studio
9 10 (6.17%) JMeter
10 9 (5.56%) HP UFT
10 9 (5.56%) MSTest
11 7 (4.32%) eggPlant
11 7 (4.32%) Git (software)
12 6 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (2.47%) Moq
13 4 (2.47%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 46 (28.40%) Finance
2 30 (18.52%) Banking
3 15 (9.26%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.41%) Marketing
5 9 (5.56%) Legal
6 8 (4.94%) Financial Institution
7 7 (4.32%) Front Office
8 6 (3.70%) Back Office
9 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
10 4 (2.47%) Retail
11 2 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (30.86%) Analyst
2 29 (17.90%) Tester
3 24 (14.81%) Developer
4 22 (13.58%) Test Analyst
5 16 (9.88%) QA Analyst
6 15 (9.26%) QA Test Analyst
6 15 (9.26%) Risk Analyst
7 14 (8.64%) Business Analyst
7 14 (8.64%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.64%) Test Engineer
8 13 (8.02%) Backup Engineer
8 13 (8.02%) QA Tester
9 11 (6.79%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.79%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.17%) Selenium Tester
10 10 (6.17%) Software Tester
11 9 (5.56%) Agile Tester
11 9 (5.56%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.28%) .NET
2 18 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 17 (10.49%) SOAP
4 16 (9.88%) Web Services
5 13 (8.02%) XML
6 11 (6.79%) HTML
6 11 (6.79%) RESTful
7 10 (6.17%) CSS
8 8 (4.94%) Spring
9 7 (4.32%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.70%) Middleware
11 4 (2.47%) WCF
11 4 (2.47%) WPF
12 3 (1.85%) Autofac
12 3 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (1.85%) Ninject
12 3 (1.85%) Unity DI Container
13 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.62%) Gherkin
13 1 (0.62%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (15.43%) Credit Risk
3 20 (12.35%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (11.11%) Derivative
5 14 (8.64%) Client/Server
6 13 (8.02%) Market Risk
7 10 (6.17%) Computer Science
7 10 (6.17%) Fixed Income
7 10 (6.17%) N-Tier
7 10 (6.17%) Virtual Team
8 9 (5.56%) Equities
8 9 (5.56%) Mathematics
9 6 (3.70%) Clustering
10 4 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (2.47%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (2.47%) Physics
11 3 (1.85%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.85%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.90%) Windows
2 26 (16.05%) Unix
3 23 (14.20%) Windows Server
4 16 (9.88%) Linux
5 11 (6.79%) Android
5 11 (6.79%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.69%) Regression Testing
2 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (22.84%) Functional Testing
4 36 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 32 (19.75%) Automated Testing
6 30 (18.52%) Performance Testing
7 29 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (16.05%) System Testing
9 24 (14.81%) OO
9 24 (14.81%) Risk Management
9 24 (14.81%) Validation
10 22 (13.58%) Scrum
11 20 (12.35%) Automation Testing
11 20 (12.35%) Software Testing
12 19 (11.73%) User Stories
13 18 (11.11%) Kanban
13 18 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
14 17 (10.49%) Integration Testing
15 16 (9.88%) BDD
15 16 (9.88%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (43.21%) SQL
2 46 (28.40%) C#
3 34 (20.99%) Java
4 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.88%) PL/SQL
6 14 (8.64%) Python
7 13 (8.02%) PHP
8 12 (7.41%) Groovy
9 11 (6.79%) Ruby
10 10 (6.17%) T-SQL
11 9 (5.56%) C++
12 6 (3.70%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.47%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.85%) COBOL
14 3 (1.85%) JCL
14 3 (1.85%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.85%) Perl
14 3 (1.85%) R
14 3 (1.85%) VBScript
15 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (11.73%) Degree
2 7 (4.32%) ISEB
3 4 (2.47%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.62%) ACCA
5 1 (0.62%) CIMA
5 1 (0.62%) PhD
5 1 (0.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (35.80%) QA
2 10 (6.17%) WAI
3 8 (4.94%) SDET
4 7 (4.32%) Section 508
5 5 (3.09%) Basel III
6 3 (1.85%) CRD IV
6 3 (1.85%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.85%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.85%) MiFID
7 2 (1.23%) Basel II
8 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (8.02%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.56%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.85%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.62%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.62%) Control-M
4 1 (0.62%) Nagios
4 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 46 (28.40%) Oracle
2 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.35%) HP
4 14 (8.64%) VMware
5 13 (8.02%) NetApp
5 13 (8.02%) Symantec
6 9 (5.56%) Veeam
7 7 (4.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.09%) Sybase
9 4 (2.47%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.62%) Borland
10 1 (0.62%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.62%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.62%) Murex
10 1 (0.62%) Remedy
10 1 (0.62%) SAP
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