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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 809 853 830
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -23
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 88 85 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.095% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 63 107
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £81,800 £79,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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
80602 89745 96338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.96% 86.74% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68224 74178 78753
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +30 52 £45,000 -14.28% 6
South East +46 14 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire +18 8 £42,500 +3.03% 1
North West +23 7 £37,500 - 2
East of England +29 3 £32,500 -13.33% 1
South West - 3 £29,000 -
East Midlands +13 1 £32,500 -12.16% 1
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Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (39.33%) SQL
2 63 (35.39%) QA
3 55 (30.90%) Finance
4 54 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (25.28%) SQL Server
5 45 (25.28%) Test Automation
6 44 (24.72%) Selenium
7 43 (24.16%) Banking
8 42 (23.60%) C#
9 38 (21.35%) Regression Testing
10 37 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (20.22%) Risk Management
12 35 (19.66%) Oracle
13 34 (19.10%) Credit Risk
14 32 (17.98%) Java
14 32 (17.98%) Functional Testing
15 31 (17.42%) OO
16 30 (16.85%) TDD
16 30 (16.85%) System Testing
17 29 (16.29%) Windows
18 28 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (15.17%) Unix
20 26 (14.61%) Derivative
20 26 (14.61%) User Stories
20 26 (14.61%) Cucumber
21 25 (14.04%) BDD
21 25 (14.04%) Scrum
21 25 (14.04%) Microsoft
22 24 (13.48%) Automated Testing
22 24 (13.48%) Market Risk

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 (4.49%) WebSphere
2 7 (3.93%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.37%) Apache
3 6 (3.37%) JBoss
4 5 (2.81%) SAS
5 2 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Kondor
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Office 365
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.49%) HTTP
2 4 (2.25%) SAN
3 2 (1.12%) VLAN
3 2 (1.12%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.12%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.28%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.99%) MySQL
3 8 (4.49%) RDBMS
3 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.69%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.56%) OLAP
6 1 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 44 (24.72%) Selenium
2 26 (14.61%) Cucumber
3 22 (12.36%) JUnit
3 22 (12.36%) WebDriver
4 18 (10.11%) Hudson
5 17 (9.55%) FitNesse
5 17 (9.55%) Jenkins
5 17 (9.55%) JIRA
5 17 (9.55%) SoapUI
6 16 (8.99%) NeoLoad
7 10 (5.62%) Visual Studio
8 9 (5.06%) HP UFT
9 8 (4.49%) JMeter
10 7 (3.93%) eggPlant
10 7 (3.93%) Git (software)
11 4 (2.25%) Moq
11 4 (2.25%) NUnit
11 4 (2.25%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (1.69%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.69%) TestDirector
General
1 55 (30.90%) Finance
2 43 (24.16%) Banking
3 22 (12.36%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.18%) Back Office
4 11 (6.18%) Marketing
5 10 (5.62%) Retail
6 9 (5.06%) Legal
7 6 (3.37%) Front Office
7 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.12%) Advertising
8 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (30.90%) Analyst
2 33 (18.54%) Tester
3 26 (14.61%) Developer
4 21 (11.80%) Risk Analyst
5 20 (11.24%) Test Analyst
6 18 (10.11%) Business Analyst
6 18 (10.11%) QA Tester
7 17 (9.55%) Automation Tester
8 16 (8.99%) Consultant
9 15 (8.43%) C# Developer
9 15 (8.43%) QA Automation Tester
10 14 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (7.30%) Agile Tester
11 13 (7.30%) Backup Engineer
11 13 (7.30%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 13 (7.30%) Selenium Tester
12 12 (6.74%) Risk Business Analyst
13 10 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (5.62%) IT Analyst
13 10 (5.62%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.92%) .NET
2 17 (9.55%) SOAP
2 17 (9.55%) Web Services
2 17 (9.55%) XML
3 13 (7.30%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.06%) RESTful
5 8 (4.49%) CSS
5 8 (4.49%) HTML
5 8 (4.49%) WCF
5 8 (4.49%) WPF
6 7 (3.93%) Hibernate
6 7 (3.93%) Spring
7 5 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.69%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.69%) Autofac
8 3 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.69%) Ninject
8 3 (1.69%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (1.12%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.10%) Credit Risk
2 28 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (14.61%) Derivative
4 24 (13.48%) Market Risk
5 22 (12.36%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (9.55%) Client/Server
7 15 (8.43%) Fixed Income
8 12 (6.74%) Equities
8 12 (6.74%) Mathematics
9 8 (4.49%) N-Tier
10 7 (3.93%) Computer Science
10 7 (3.93%) Virtual Team
11 4 (2.25%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (2.25%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (2.25%) Smart Meter
12 3 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (1.69%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.29%) Windows
2 27 (15.17%) Unix
3 21 (11.80%) Windows Server
4 19 (10.67%) Linux
5 15 (8.43%) Android
5 15 (8.43%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (25.28%) Test Automation
3 38 (21.35%) Regression Testing
4 37 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (20.22%) Risk Management
6 32 (17.98%) Functional Testing
7 31 (17.42%) OO
8 30 (16.85%) System Testing
8 30 (16.85%) TDD
9 26 (14.61%) User Stories
10 25 (14.04%) BDD
10 25 (14.04%) Scrum
11 24 (13.48%) Automated Testing
12 23 (12.92%) Automation Testing
13 19 (10.67%) QA Automation
13 19 (10.67%) Software Testing
13 19 (10.67%) Unit Testing
13 19 (10.67%) Validation
14 18 (10.11%) Non-Functional Testing
15 17 (9.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (39.33%) SQL
2 42 (23.60%) C#
3 32 (17.98%) Java
4 21 (11.80%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.43%) Groovy
5 15 (8.43%) PHP
5 15 (8.43%) Ruby
6 14 (7.87%) PL/SQL
6 14 (7.87%) Python
7 6 (3.37%) C++
7 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.37%) VBA
8 5 (2.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.25%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.25%) R
9 4 (2.25%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.12%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.36%) Degree
2 6 (3.37%) PhD
2 6 (3.37%) PMI Certification
2 6 (3.37%) PMP
3 5 (2.81%) ISEB
3 5 (2.81%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.69%) ACCA
4 3 (1.69%) CIMA
5 2 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (35.39%) QA
2 10 (5.62%) Basel III
3 8 (4.49%) CRD IV
3 8 (4.49%) WAI
4 7 (3.93%) Section 508
5 5 (2.81%) SDET
6 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.69%) MiFID
7 2 (1.12%) Basel II
System Software
1 9 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.30%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.06%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (19.66%) Oracle
2 25 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.99%) HP
4 14 (7.87%) VMware
5 13 (7.30%) NetApp
5 13 (7.30%) Symantec
6 9 (5.06%) Veeam
7 6 (3.37%) Sybase
8 3 (1.69%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.12%) Murex
10 1 (0.56%) Borland
10 1 (0.56%) Calypso
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.56%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) Sophis
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