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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stress Testing
UK / England
Rank 724 806 841
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +35
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 98 91 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.097% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 93 74 82
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £82,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
69474 82049 82909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.16% 87.73% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57643 69032 68875
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +55 52 £50,000 -23.07% 2
North West -7 17 £37,500 - 2
East of England +39 16 £22,500 -35.71% 1
South East +51 4 £43,750 +9.37% 2
East Midlands +15 4 - -
Yorkshire +12 3 £44,000 +10.00%
South West +19 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 104 (56.83%) SQL
2 67 (36.61%) QA
3 57 (31.15%) Regression Testing
4 53 (28.96%) SQL Server
4 53 (28.96%) Automated Testing
5 50 (27.32%) Selenium
6 46 (25.14%) Performance Testing
7 45 (24.59%) Finance
8 44 (24.04%) .NET
9 43 (23.50%) C#
10 42 (22.95%) Functional Testing
11 40 (21.86%) Non-Functional Testing
12 38 (20.77%) Test Automation
13 35 (19.13%) JavaScript
14 34 (18.58%) Microsoft
15 32 (17.49%) ASP.NET
16 31 (16.94%) OO
16 31 (16.94%) Scalability Testing
16 31 (16.94%) Enterprise Software
17 30 (16.39%) XML
18 29 (15.85%) Windows
18 29 (15.85%) MySQL
18 29 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (15.30%) Business Analysis
20 27 (14.75%) Software Testing
20 27 (14.75%) Oracle
20 27 (14.75%) Web Services
20 27 (14.75%) HTTP
21 26 (14.21%) Unix
21 26 (14.21%) Java

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 10 (5.46%) Apache
1 10 (5.46%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.28%) JBoss
4 4 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.64%) CICS
6 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.55%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.29%) SaaS
2 3 (1.64%) PaaS
3 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.75%) HTTP
2 9 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.28%) DNS
3 6 (3.28%) LDAP
4 5 (2.73%) DHCP
5 4 (2.19%) Firewall
5 4 (2.19%) IMAP
5 4 (2.19%) POP3
5 4 (2.19%) SMTP
5 4 (2.19%) SSL
6 3 (1.64%) FTP
6 3 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.85%) MySQL
3 24 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 22 (12.02%) RDBMS
5 14 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.64%) DB2
7 3 (1.64%) MS Access
7 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.09%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 50 (27.32%) Selenium
2 22 (12.02%) WebDriver
3 21 (11.48%) Jenkins
4 16 (8.74%) JMeter
4 16 (8.74%) JUnit
5 13 (7.10%) LoadRunner
6 12 (6.56%) Cucumber
6 12 (6.56%) FitNesse
6 12 (6.56%) Hudson
6 12 (6.56%) SoapUI
7 8 (4.37%) MSTest
8 7 (3.83%) JIRA
9 6 (3.28%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.73%) NeoLoad
11 4 (2.19%) Fiddler
11 4 (2.19%) The Grinder
12 3 (1.64%) Firebug
12 3 (1.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 45 (24.59%) Finance
2 25 (13.66%) Banking
3 24 (13.11%) Marketing
4 10 (5.46%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.19%) Retail
6 3 (1.64%) Front Office
7 2 (1.09%) Back Office
7 2 (1.09%) Legal
7 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (23.50%) Analyst
2 37 (20.22%) Developer
2 37 (20.22%) Tester
3 31 (16.94%) QA Engineer
4 29 (15.85%) .NET Developer
5 23 (12.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (12.57%) Software Tester
6 22 (12.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (12.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (12.02%) C# Developer
7 20 (10.93%) Risk Analyst
8 18 (9.84%) Test Analyst
9 17 (9.29%) Banking Analyst
9 17 (9.29%) Risk Support Analyst
10 16 (8.74%) Test Engineer
11 15 (8.20%) Automation Tester
11 15 (8.20%) QA Tester
12 13 (7.10%) Credit Risk Analyst
12 13 (7.10%) Risk Business Analyst
12 13 (7.10%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.04%) .NET
2 32 (17.49%) ASP.NET
3 30 (16.39%) XML
4 27 (14.75%) Web Services
5 25 (13.66%) HTML
6 23 (12.57%) CSS
6 23 (12.57%) RESTful
7 17 (9.29%) SOAP
8 10 (5.46%) Middleware
9 8 (4.37%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (3.28%) Ajax
11 4 (2.19%) J2EE
11 4 (2.19%) LAMP
12 2 (1.09%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.09%) ODBC
12 2 (1.09%) Spring
13 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.55%) JMS
13 1 (0.55%) JSON
13 1 (0.55%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.94%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (12.02%) N-Tier
3 21 (11.48%) Credit Risk
4 13 (7.10%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.01%) Client/Server
6 10 (5.46%) Mathematics
7 9 (4.92%) Clustering
8 6 (3.28%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.73%) Virtual Team
10 4 (2.19%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.64%) iPad
11 3 (1.64%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.64%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.64%) VSAM
12 2 (1.09%) e-Health
12 2 (1.09%) Fintech
12 2 (1.09%) Wiki
13 1 (0.55%) Equities
13 1 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.85%) Windows
2 26 (14.21%) Unix
3 24 (13.11%) Windows Server
4 23 (12.57%) Linux
5 15 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (6.56%) Android
6 12 (6.56%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (31.15%) Regression Testing
2 53 (28.96%) Automated Testing
3 46 (25.14%) Performance Testing
4 42 (22.95%) Functional Testing
5 40 (21.86%) Non-Functional Testing
6 38 (20.77%) Test Automation
7 31 (16.94%) OO
7 31 (16.94%) Scalability Testing
8 29 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (15.30%) Business Analysis
10 27 (14.75%) Software Testing
11 24 (13.11%) Use Case
12 22 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (12.02%) Integration Testing
12 22 (12.02%) Load Balancing
12 22 (12.02%) OOP
12 22 (12.02%) UML
12 22 (12.02%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (11.48%) Scrum
14 20 (10.93%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 104 (56.83%) SQL
2 43 (23.50%) C#
3 35 (19.13%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.21%) Java
5 16 (8.74%) Perl
6 15 (8.20%) PHP
7 12 (6.56%) Python
8 10 (5.46%) Groovy
8 10 (5.46%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.92%) Ruby
10 8 (4.37%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.37%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.73%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.19%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.64%) COBOL
13 3 (1.64%) JCL
14 2 (1.09%) C++
14 2 (1.09%) VBScript
15 1 (0.55%) Scala
15 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (8.74%) ISEB
2 11 (6.01%) Degree
2 11 (6.01%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (36.61%) QA
2 22 (12.02%) WAI
3 18 (9.84%) Basel II
3 18 (9.84%) Basel III
4 7 (3.83%) SDET
5 3 (1.64%) SLA
6 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.09%) Section 508
7 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (2.73%) Nagios
3 3 (1.64%) Puppet
3 3 (1.64%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.55%) SELinux
Vendors
1 34 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.75%) Oracle
3 15 (8.20%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.37%) HP
4 8 (4.37%) Sybase
5 5 (2.73%) VMware
6 4 (2.19%) ATG
6 4 (2.19%) IBM
6 4 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.64%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.09%) NetApp
8 2 (1.09%) RedGate
9 1 (0.55%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.55%) SAP
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