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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 825 819 793
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 84 110 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 73 95 84
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,100 £37,565
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £65,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -22.50%
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
82058 84649 83361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.88% 85.27% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68908 70120 67040
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
London +4 49 £65,000 +18.18% 12
Yorkshire +2 12 £40,750 -9.44%
North West +18 8 £40,000 +6.66% 4
South East +10 7 £40,000 +48.14% 4
East of England -3 5 £42,500 -3.40% 1
West Midlands -13 2 £26,500 -33.75% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 80 (41.45%) Finance
2 78 (40.41%) Risk Management
3 65 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (30.05%) Banking
5 57 (29.53%) Market Risk
6 55 (28.50%) QA
7 54 (27.98%) Credit Risk
8 52 (26.94%) SQL
9 48 (24.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 47 (24.35%) Java
11 45 (23.32%) TDD
11 45 (23.32%) Functional Testing
12 37 (19.17%) Non-Functional Testing
13 35 (18.13%) Performance Testing
14 34 (17.62%) Retail
15 33 (17.10%) Unix
16 32 (16.58%) OO
17 31 (16.06%) PRINCE2
17 31 (16.06%) Scrum
18 30 (15.54%) Programme Management
18 30 (15.54%) PMP
18 30 (15.54%) PMI Certification
19 29 (15.03%) C#
20 28 (14.51%) Linux
20 28 (14.51%) Investment Banking
21 27 (13.99%) .NET
22 26 (13.47%) Cucumber
22 26 (13.47%) BDD
23 25 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
23 25 (12.95%) JMeter

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 10 (5.18%) SAS
2 3 (1.55%) Confluence
3 1 (0.52%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.07%) MS Office
4 3 (1.55%) HipChat
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.52%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (2.07%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) BGP
1 3 (1.55%) DSL
1 3 (1.55%) Ethernet
1 3 (1.55%) Firewall
1 3 (1.55%) IPsec
1 3 (1.55%) L2TP
1 3 (1.55%) MPLS
1 3 (1.55%) OSPF
1 3 (1.55%) PPP
1 3 (1.55%) SNMP
1 3 (1.55%) VoIP
1 3 (1.55%) WAN
1 3 (1.55%) X.21
1 3 (1.55%) xDSL
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) VLAN
2 1 (0.52%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.55%) Big Data
3 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.55%) MySQL
4 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.52%) QlikView
5 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (13.47%) Cucumber
2 25 (12.95%) JMeter
3 23 (11.92%) NeoLoad
4 18 (9.33%) JUnit
5 16 (8.29%) Selenium
6 14 (7.25%) WebDriver
7 12 (6.22%) Hudson
7 12 (6.22%) JIRA
8 10 (5.18%) SoapUI
9 9 (4.66%) Jenkins
10 8 (4.15%) FitNesse
11 7 (3.63%) Gatling
12 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.55%) Introscope
14 2 (1.04%) Maven
14 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
15 1 (0.52%) Jasmine
15 1 (0.52%) LoadUI
15 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 80 (41.45%) Finance
2 58 (30.05%) Banking
3 34 (17.62%) Retail
4 28 (14.51%) Investment Banking
5 12 (6.22%) Front Office
6 9 (4.66%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.63%) Marketing
7 7 (3.63%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.07%) Games
9 1 (0.52%) Back Office
9 1 (0.52%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (22.80%) Analyst
2 37 (19.17%) Consultant
3 31 (16.06%) Tester
4 25 (12.95%) Risk Consultant
5 24 (12.44%) Test Analyst
6 19 (9.84%) Developer
7 18 (9.33%) QA Tester
7 18 (9.33%) Risk Manager
8 15 (7.77%) Business Analyst
8 15 (7.77%) C# Developer
9 14 (7.25%) Automation Tester
9 14 (7.25%) Risk Business Analyst
10 13 (6.74%) Credit Risk Manager
11 12 (6.22%) Agile Tester
11 12 (6.22%) Risk Analyst
11 12 (6.22%) Risk Management Consultant
12 11 (5.70%) Management Consultant
12 11 (5.70%) QA Automation Tester
13 10 (5.18%) Automation Engineer
13 10 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.99%) .NET
2 23 (11.92%) Web Services
3 18 (9.33%) XML
4 13 (6.74%) .NET Framework
5 10 (5.18%) Apache Flex
6 9 (4.66%) LINQ
6 9 (4.66%) SOAP
6 9 (4.66%) Task Parallel Library
7 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.11%) HTML
8 5 (2.59%) CSS
9 4 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.55%) RESTful
10 3 (1.55%) WCF
10 3 (1.55%) WPF
11 2 (1.04%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.04%) jQuery
11 2 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (0.52%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 57 (29.53%) Market Risk
2 54 (27.98%) Credit Risk
3 25 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.66%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (4.15%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.63%) Mathematics
9 6 (3.11%) Algorithms
9 6 (3.11%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.59%) Clustering
11 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
11 4 (2.07%) Derivative
11 4 (2.07%) Economics
12 3 (1.55%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (1.55%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.55%) Physics
12 3 (1.55%) Semantic Web
13 2 (1.04%) Smart Meter
14 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.10%) Unix
2 28 (14.51%) Linux
3 9 (4.66%) Android
3 9 (4.66%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.55%) Windows
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (40.41%) Risk Management
2 65 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (24.87%) User Acceptance Testing
4 45 (23.32%) Functional Testing
4 45 (23.32%) TDD
5 37 (19.17%) Non-Functional Testing
6 35 (18.13%) Performance Testing
7 32 (16.58%) OO
8 31 (16.06%) PRINCE2
8 31 (16.06%) Scrum
9 30 (15.54%) Programme Management
10 26 (13.47%) BDD
11 25 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (11.92%) Test Automation
13 20 (10.36%) Software Testing
14 19 (9.84%) Business Analysis
14 19 (9.84%) Test Scripting
15 18 (9.33%) Automation Testing
15 18 (9.33%) Unit Testing
16 17 (8.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.94%) SQL
2 47 (24.35%) Java
3 29 (15.03%) C#
4 18 (9.33%) C++
5 14 (7.25%) Groovy
6 12 (6.22%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.70%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.66%) PHP
8 9 (4.66%) Ruby
9 8 (4.15%) Python
10 7 (3.63%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.07%) VBA
12 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.04%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.52%) C
14 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (15.54%) PMI Certification
1 30 (15.54%) PMP
2 16 (8.29%) Degree
3 13 (6.74%) ISEB
4 8 (4.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.63%) ISTQB
6 6 (3.11%) ACCA
6 6 (3.11%) CIMA
7 4 (2.07%) PhD
8 3 (1.55%) CCNA
8 3 (1.55%) CCNP
8 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.04%) CFA
10 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (28.50%) QA
2 9 (4.66%) Basel III
3 8 (4.15%) SDET
3 8 (4.15%) Solvency II
4 7 (3.63%) COREP
4 7 (3.63%) FINREP
5 6 (3.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (3.11%) EMIR
5 6 (3.11%) FATCA
5 6 (3.11%) MiFID
6 5 (2.59%) Data Quality
7 4 (2.07%) Basel II
8 3 (1.55%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.52%) WAI
Systems Management
1 7 (3.63%) Graphite
2 4 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (8.29%) Oracle
2 13 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.11%) Hyperion
4 3 (1.55%) Cisco
4 3 (1.55%) Dynatrace
4 3 (1.55%) EMC
4 3 (1.55%) F5
4 3 (1.55%) Juniper
4 3 (1.55%) Mitel
4 3 (1.55%) VMware
5 1 (0.52%) Murex
5 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Winchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30k - £45k + 10% pension + health + 25 days hols
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 23 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago