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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 806 846 796
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -50
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 88 92 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.092% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 83 71 118
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £75,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
81094 85836 94997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.93% 86.29% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68286 70492 77872
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 May 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 May 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 +25 51 £47,500 -9.52% 6
South East +39 14 £35,000 -24.32%
North West +23 9 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire +6 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
East of England +28 5 £32,500 -13.33% 2
West Midlands -19 1 £50,000 +47.05%
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 66 (37.71%) SQL
2 61 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (34.29%) QA
3 60 (34.29%) Finance
4 45 (25.71%) Test Automation
5 42 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 39 (22.29%) Selenium
7 38 (21.71%) Banking
7 38 (21.71%) Functional Testing
8 37 (21.14%) Risk Management
9 36 (20.57%) Credit Risk
9 36 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 35 (20.00%) C#
11 33 (18.86%) Oracle
12 32 (18.29%) TDD
13 30 (17.14%) Unix
14 29 (16.57%) Java
14 29 (16.57%) Scrum
15 28 (16.00%) OO
16 27 (15.43%) Cucumber
17 26 (14.86%) BDD
17 26 (14.86%) System Testing
17 26 (14.86%) Non-Functional Testing
17 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
17 26 (14.86%) Market Risk
18 25 (14.29%) .NET
18 25 (14.29%) User Stories
18 25 (14.29%) Automation Testing

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 8 (4.57%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.43%) Apache
2 6 (3.43%) JBoss
2 6 (3.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) IIS
4 1 (0.57%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 10 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.57%) Kondor
2 1 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) SAN
2 2 (1.14%) VLAN
2 2 (1.14%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.14%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.00%) MySQL
3 6 (3.43%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.71%) Base SAS
4 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.57%) OLAP
6 1 (0.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 39 (22.29%) Selenium
2 27 (15.43%) Cucumber
3 21 (12.00%) JUnit
4 20 (11.43%) WebDriver
5 19 (10.86%) Hudson
6 18 (10.29%) NeoLoad
7 16 (9.14%) SoapUI
8 15 (8.57%) FitNesse
8 15 (8.57%) Jenkins
8 15 (8.57%) JIRA
9 11 (6.29%) JMeter
10 10 (5.71%) Visual Studio
11 6 (3.43%) Git (software)
11 6 (3.43%) HP UFT
12 5 (2.86%) eggPlant
13 4 (2.29%) Moq
13 4 (2.29%) NUnit
13 4 (2.29%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (1.71%) LoadRunner
14 3 (1.71%) TestDirector
General
1 60 (34.29%) Finance
2 38 (21.71%) Banking
3 17 (9.71%) Investment Banking
4 16 (9.14%) Retail
5 11 (6.29%) Back Office
6 9 (5.14%) Marketing
7 7 (4.00%) Legal
8 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.14%) Advertising
10 1 (0.57%) Electronics
10 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.57%) Publishing
10 1 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (33.71%) Analyst
2 35 (20.00%) Tester
3 25 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 22 (12.57%) QA Tester
4 22 (12.57%) Risk Analyst
5 21 (12.00%) Consultant
6 20 (11.43%) Automation Tester
6 20 (11.43%) Developer
7 19 (10.86%) Business Analyst
8 18 (10.29%) QA Automation Tester
9 15 (8.57%) Agile Tester
10 14 (8.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 14 (8.00%) Selenium Tester
11 13 (7.43%) C# Developer
11 13 (7.43%) Risk Business Analyst
11 13 (7.43%) Risk Consultant
11 13 (7.43%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (6.86%) Risk Manager
13 11 (6.29%) IT Business Analyst
13 11 (6.29%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.29%) .NET
2 18 (10.29%) Web Services
3 16 (9.14%) XML
4 15 (8.57%) SOAP
5 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET
6 8 (4.57%) WCF
6 8 (4.57%) WPF
7 7 (4.00%) RESTful
8 6 (3.43%) CSS
8 6 (3.43%) HTML
9 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.86%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.86%) Spring
10 4 (2.29%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.29%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.71%) Autofac
11 3 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (1.71%) Ninject
11 3 (1.71%) Unity DI Container
12 2 (1.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.57%) Credit Risk
2 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (14.86%) Market Risk
3 22 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (12.00%) Derivative
5 15 (8.57%) Client/Server
5 15 (8.57%) Fixed Income
6 11 (6.29%) Equities
7 7 (4.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.43%) N-Tier
9 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.86%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (2.29%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (2.29%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.29%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.14%) Unix
2 22 (12.57%) Windows
3 21 (12.00%) Linux
4 15 (8.57%) Android
4 15 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 14 (8.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (25.71%) Test Automation
3 38 (21.71%) Functional Testing
4 37 (21.14%) Risk Management
5 36 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 32 (18.29%) TDD
8 29 (16.57%) Scrum
9 28 (16.00%) OO
10 26 (14.86%) BDD
10 26 (14.86%) Non-Functional Testing
10 26 (14.86%) System Testing
11 25 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 25 (14.29%) User Stories
12 24 (13.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (12.00%) Automated Testing
14 20 (11.43%) Performance Testing
14 20 (11.43%) Software Testing
15 17 (9.71%) Unit Testing
16 16 (9.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (37.71%) SQL
2 35 (20.00%) C#
3 29 (16.57%) Java
4 19 (10.86%) JavaScript
5 17 (9.71%) Groovy
6 15 (8.57%) PHP
6 15 (8.57%) Ruby
7 14 (8.00%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.57%) Python
9 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.86%) VBA
11 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.14%) C++
12 2 (1.14%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Degree
2 12 (6.86%) PMI Certification
2 12 (6.86%) PMP
3 7 (4.00%) ISEB
4 6 (3.43%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.86%) PhD
6 4 (2.29%) ACCA
6 4 (2.29%) CIMA
7 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (34.29%) QA
2 9 (5.14%) Basel III
3 8 (4.57%) CRD IV
4 6 (3.43%) SDET
4 6 (3.43%) WAI
5 5 (2.86%) Section 508
6 3 (1.71%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.14%) Basel II
8 1 (0.57%) COREP
8 1 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.57%) EMIR
8 1 (0.57%) FATCA
8 1 (0.57%) FINREP
8 1 (0.57%) MiFID
8 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.57%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.43%) HP SIM
3 4 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (18.86%) Oracle
2 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.29%) HP
4 8 (4.57%) NetApp
4 8 (4.57%) Symantec
4 8 (4.57%) VMware
5 6 (3.43%) Sybase
5 6 (3.43%) Veeam
6 4 (2.29%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.71%) Murex
8 1 (0.57%) Calypso
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) Sophis
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £40k - £65k plus extremely attractive benefits and extensive career pr
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
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