The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 755 671 710
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +39
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 131 179 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 95 135 135
Average salary £52,250 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.94% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -8.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87744 80297 85551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.37% 78.63% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71431 66711 73632
Average salary £49,000 £46,127 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.22% -1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Stress Testing
UK

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014. 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 -64 76 £70,000 - 16
South East -13 20 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North West -2 19 £37,500 +7.14% 3
South West -6 4 £32,500 - 4
West Midlands - 3 £41,250 -
East of England -23 2 £41,750 -30.41% 1
Yorkshire -76 1 - - 7
North East - 1 - -
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

1 106 (33.87%) SQL
2 105 (33.55%) Finance
3 78 (24.92%) Risk Management
4 77 (24.60%) Microsoft
5 73 (23.32%) .NET
6 70 (22.36%) SQL Server
6 70 (22.36%) Degree
7 66 (21.09%) QA
7 66 (21.09%) C#
8 54 (17.25%) Banking
9 48 (15.34%) Market Risk
10 46 (14.70%) Test Scripting
11 45 (14.38%) Credit Risk
11 45 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (14.38%) HTML
12 41 (13.10%) JavaScript
13 40 (12.78%) Web Services
13 40 (12.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 39 (12.46%) System Testing
15 37 (11.82%) Project Management
16 36 (11.50%) Windows
16 36 (11.50%) Performance Testing
17 35 (11.18%) Python
17 35 (11.18%) Management Information System
18 34 (10.86%) Regression Testing
18 34 (10.86%) ISEB
19 33 (10.54%) CSS
20 32 (10.22%) ASP.NET
20 32 (10.22%) MySQL
20 32 (10.22%) Enterprise Software

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 15 (4.79%) SAS
2 9 (2.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (1.60%) CICS
4 4 (1.28%) Confluence
5 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.64%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.96%) MS Project
2 3 (0.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.32%) SPSS
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Summit
2 2 (0.64%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.32%) Advent Geneva
3 1 (0.32%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.32%) Brady Trinity
3 1 (0.32%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.28%) Trello
4 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.99%) Internet
2 21 (6.71%) HTTP
3 10 (3.19%) RFID
4 7 (2.24%) WAN
5 5 (1.60%) LAN
6 4 (1.28%) Firewall
7 2 (0.64%) IPsec
7 2 (0.64%) MPLS
7 2 (0.64%) OSPF
7 2 (0.64%) BGP
7 2 (0.64%) DSL
7 2 (0.64%) L2TP
7 2 (0.64%) X.21
7 2 (0.64%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.64%) PPP
7 2 (0.64%) SNMP
7 2 (0.64%) xDSL
8 1 (0.32%) 4G
8 1 (0.32%) Intranet
8 1 (0.32%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (22.36%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.22%) MySQL
3 31 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (9.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (7.35%) Relational Database
6 22 (7.03%) RDBMS
7 19 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.88%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.92%) Base SAS
10 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.60%) DB2
10 5 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.60%) RavenDB
10 5 (1.60%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.28%) Riak
11 4 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.96%) Big Data
12 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (6.71%) Selenium
2 18 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.19%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.19%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (2.88%) Maven
5 9 (2.88%) JIRA
6 8 (2.56%) Subversion
6 8 (2.56%) Hudson
7 7 (2.24%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (2.24%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (1.92%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.28%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.28%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.96%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.96%) JMeter
12 2 (0.64%) LSMW
12 2 (0.64%) xUnit.net
General
1 105 (33.55%) Finance
2 54 (17.25%) Banking
3 28 (8.95%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.39%) Marketing
4 20 (6.39%) Financial Institution
5 19 (6.07%) Retail
6 15 (4.79%) Spanish Language
6 15 (4.79%) Front Office
7 13 (4.15%) Back Office
8 8 (2.56%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
9 6 (1.92%) Legal
10 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.96%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 93 (29.71%) Analyst
2 74 (23.64%) Developer
3 40 (12.78%) Test Analyst
4 27 (8.63%) C# Developer
5 22 (7.03%) .NET Developer
5 22 (7.03%) Project Manager
6 21 (6.71%) DBA
6 21 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (6.39%) Risk Analyst
7 20 (6.39%) Consultant
7 20 (6.39%) QA Engineer
8 19 (6.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (6.07%) Business Analyst
8 19 (6.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (5.75%) Tester
9 18 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (5.11%) Market Risk Analyst
10 16 (5.11%) Test Engineer
11 14 (4.47%) Linux Engineer
12 13 (4.15%) Market Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (23.32%) .NET
2 45 (14.38%) HTML
3 40 (12.78%) Web Services
4 33 (10.54%) CSS
5 32 (10.22%) ASP.NET
6 31 (9.90%) XML
7 19 (6.07%) RESTful
8 17 (5.43%) COM
9 16 (5.11%) .NET Framework
9 16 (5.11%) Middleware
10 12 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.51%) jQuery
11 11 (3.51%) REST
12 10 (3.19%) CSS3
12 10 (3.19%) HTML5
12 10 (3.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (3.19%) NHibernate
13 6 (1.92%) Spring
13 6 (1.92%) SOAP
13 6 (1.92%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.34%) Market Risk
2 45 (14.38%) Credit Risk
3 35 (11.18%) Management Information System
4 32 (10.22%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (7.67%) Derivative
6 22 (7.03%) Fixed Income
7 19 (6.07%) N-Tier
7 19 (6.07%) Computer Science
8 17 (5.43%) Equities
9 14 (4.47%) Mathematics
9 14 (4.47%) Open Source
10 12 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (3.19%) Statistics
12 7 (2.24%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.92%) Credit Derivative
13 6 (1.92%) Economics
14 5 (1.60%) Mainframe
14 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
14 5 (1.60%) Social Media
15 3 (0.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.50%) Windows
2 30 (9.58%) Linux
3 20 (6.39%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.83%) Android
5 11 (3.51%) UNIX
6 4 (1.28%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (24.92%) Risk Management
2 46 (14.70%) Test Scripting
3 45 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (12.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 39 (12.46%) System Testing
6 37 (11.82%) Project Management
7 36 (11.50%) Performance Testing
8 34 (10.86%) Regression Testing
9 30 (9.58%) Business Continuity
10 28 (8.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (8.95%) Use Case
11 27 (8.63%) Software Testing
11 27 (8.63%) UML
11 27 (8.63%) Benchmarking
11 27 (8.63%) Unit Testing
12 26 (8.31%) Integration Testing
13 25 (7.99%) Analytics
14 24 (7.67%) ITIL
14 24 (7.67%) OO
14 24 (7.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (33.87%) SQL
2 66 (21.09%) C#
3 41 (13.10%) JavaScript
4 35 (11.18%) Python
5 28 (8.95%) Java
6 27 (8.63%) VBA
7 23 (7.35%) C++
8 19 (6.07%) T-SQL
9 17 (5.43%) Perl
10 12 (3.83%) C
11 10 (3.19%) Ruby
12 9 (2.88%) Groovy
13 8 (2.56%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.92%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.60%) R
16 4 (1.28%) Scala
16 4 (1.28%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (22.36%) Degree
2 34 (10.86%) ISEB
3 11 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 11 (3.51%) CCNP
3 11 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.88%) CISM
4 9 (2.88%) CISSP
5 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.92%) Postgraduate
6 5 (1.60%) PhD
7 4 (1.28%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.96%) PMP
8 3 (0.96%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (21.09%) QA
2 19 (6.07%) WAI
3 12 (3.83%) Basel III
4 8 (2.56%) CRD IV
5 7 (2.24%) SLA
6 6 (1.92%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (1.60%) Data Quality
8 4 (1.28%) EMIR
8 4 (1.28%) Basel II
9 3 (0.96%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.32%) MiFID
10 1 (0.32%) UCITS
System Software
1 6 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.88%) Puppet
2 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.60%) Nagios
2 5 (1.60%) Ganglia
2 5 (1.60%) Zenoss
3 4 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 77 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.63%) Oracle
3 7 (2.24%) SAP
4 6 (1.92%) VMware
5 5 (1.60%) IBM
6 4 (1.28%) HP
7 3 (0.96%) Murex
7 3 (0.96%) Calypso
7 3 (0.96%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.64%) F5
8 2 (0.64%) Google
8 2 (0.64%) SunGard
8 2 (0.64%) JBoss
8 2 (0.64%) Cisco
8 2 (0.64%) Juniper
9 1 (0.32%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.32%) Reuters
9 1 (0.32%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.32%) OpenLink
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Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £125000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
i-Placements
Posted: 10 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Wiltshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and SAS Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and SAS Training
Posted: 16 days ago
North West London
Smartodds
Salary: excellent plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago