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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 745 741 661
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -80
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 127 183 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 100 133 156
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +18.42%
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
86364 92632 83663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.19% 82.13% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 70700 75133 69495
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +28 72 £52,500 -19.23% 16
Yorkshire +15 21 £45,000 +23.28% 5
North West -2 10 £37,500 +7.14% 6
South East -33 9 £42,500 -10.52%
East of England +30 7 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands -9 6 £34,000 +13.33%
South West -22 2 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 92 (42.20%) Finance
2 88 (40.37%) SQL
3 56 (25.69%) C#
4 54 (24.77%) Degree
5 50 (22.94%) Banking
6 47 (21.56%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (21.10%) QA
7 46 (21.10%) SQL Server
8 41 (18.81%) OO
8 41 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (18.35%) N-Tier
10 38 (17.43%) Oracle
11 37 (16.97%) Web Services
12 35 (16.06%) .NET
13 33 (15.14%) Windows
13 33 (15.14%) Credit Risk
13 33 (15.14%) Oracle Database
14 32 (14.68%) Analytics
14 32 (14.68%) Java
15 31 (14.22%) Microsoft
15 31 (14.22%) Regression Testing
15 31 (14.22%) Risk Management
15 31 (14.22%) Performance Testing
16 30 (13.76%) Selenium
16 30 (13.76%) C++
17 29 (13.30%) Retail
18 27 (12.39%) Telecoms
18 27 (12.39%) Oracle Database 10g
18 27 (12.39%) User Acceptance Testing
19 25 (11.47%) Relational Database

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 17 (7.80%) SAS
2 4 (1.83%) Apache
2 4 (1.83%) Confluence
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (1.38%) JBoss
3 3 (1.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.46%) CMS
5 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.46%) WordPress
5 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.46%) Lync
5 1 (0.46%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.38%) MS Office
4 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.46%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 15 (6.88%) Oracle Payables
1 15 (6.88%) Oracle Receivables
2 13 (5.96%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (5.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.92%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.46%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.46%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.55%) HTTP
2 7 (3.21%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.75%) WAN
3 6 (2.75%) Firewall
4 5 (2.29%) Wireshark
4 5 (2.29%) Internet
5 4 (1.83%) MPLS
5 4 (1.83%) BGP
5 4 (1.83%) L2TP
5 4 (1.83%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.83%) PPP
5 4 (1.83%) SNMP
5 4 (1.83%) xDSL
5 4 (1.83%) IPsec
5 4 (1.83%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.38%) LAN
7 2 (0.92%) DNS
7 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.46%) SAN
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.14%) Oracle Database
3 27 (12.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 25 (11.47%) Relational Database
5 23 (10.55%) MySQL
6 20 (9.17%) RDBMS
7 18 (8.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (5.50%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (5.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (3.21%) TKPROF
10 5 (2.29%) Big Data
11 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.38%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.46%) Impala
14 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (13.76%) Selenium
2 17 (7.80%) JMeter
3 13 (5.96%) WebDriver
4 12 (5.50%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (4.13%) JUnit
5 9 (4.13%) TestNG
6 8 (3.67%) JIRA
7 7 (3.21%) Subversion
8 5 (2.29%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.38%) Moq
9 3 (1.38%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.92%) NUnit
10 2 (0.92%) MSTest
10 2 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.46%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 92 (42.20%) Finance
2 50 (22.94%) Banking
3 29 (13.30%) Retail
4 27 (12.39%) Telecoms
5 20 (9.17%) Marketing
6 13 (5.96%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.75%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.29%) Front Office
9 4 (1.83%) Legal
10 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.46%) Games
11 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 65 (29.82%) Developer
2 57 (26.15%) Analyst
3 31 (14.22%) Test Analyst
4 29 (13.30%) C# Developer
5 24 (11.01%) .NET Developer
5 24 (11.01%) Tester
6 22 (10.09%) Consultant
6 22 (10.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (8.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (8.72%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.96%) Risk Analyst
9 12 (5.50%) Oracle Developer
9 12 (5.50%) Risk Consultant
10 10 (4.59%) Non-Functional Tester
11 9 (4.13%) Performance Tester
12 8 (3.67%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.67%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.67%) SQL Developer
13 7 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (2.75%) Market Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.97%) Web Services
2 35 (16.06%) .NET
3 24 (11.01%) HTML
4 23 (10.55%) XML
5 22 (10.09%) ASP.NET
5 22 (10.09%) RESTful
6 21 (9.63%) CSS
7 13 (5.96%) J2EE
8 12 (5.50%) EDI
9 9 (4.13%) WPF
10 6 (2.75%) WCF
11 5 (2.29%) SOAP
12 3 (1.38%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.38%) Ajax
12 3 (1.38%) LINQ
13 2 (0.92%) Apache Cordova
13 2 (0.92%) Unity DI Container
13 2 (0.92%) XMPP
13 2 (0.92%) WinForms
13 2 (0.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.56%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (18.35%) N-Tier
3 33 (15.14%) Credit Risk
4 21 (9.63%) Computer Science
5 19 (8.72%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (8.26%) Market Risk
7 17 (7.80%) Mathematics
8 15 (6.88%) Data Integration
9 14 (6.42%) Statistics
10 8 (3.67%) Derivative
11 7 (3.21%) GIS
12 5 (2.29%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.83%) Open Source
14 3 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (1.38%) Credit Derivative
15 2 (0.92%) Economics
15 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.92%) User Experience
15 2 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.14%) Windows
2 15 (6.88%) UNIX
3 4 (1.83%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.92%) Android
4 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.92%) Linux
4 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.81%) OO
1 41 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (14.68%) Analytics
3 31 (14.22%) Risk Management
3 31 (14.22%) Regression Testing
3 31 (14.22%) Performance Testing
4 27 (12.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (10.09%) Use Case
5 22 (10.09%) Unit Testing
5 22 (10.09%) UML
5 22 (10.09%) SOA
6 21 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (9.63%) Manual Testing
7 20 (9.17%) OOP
8 19 (8.72%) Load Balancing
8 19 (8.72%) Risk Analytics
8 19 (8.72%) Software Architecture
9 18 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (8.26%) Test Scripting
10 16 (7.34%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 88 (40.37%) SQL
2 56 (25.69%) C#
3 32 (14.68%) Java
4 30 (13.76%) C++
5 23 (10.55%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.26%) PL/SQL
7 16 (7.34%) Python
8 12 (5.50%) C
8 12 (5.50%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.59%) Perl
10 6 (2.75%) VBA
11 5 (2.29%) PHP
12 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.38%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.92%) VBScript
14 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.92%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.92%) Ruby
14 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (24.77%) Degree
2 19 (8.72%) ISEB
3 12 (5.50%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.05%) PhD
5 4 (1.83%) CCNP
5 4 (1.83%) CCNA
5 4 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.46%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.46%) ACCA
7 1 (0.46%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (21.10%) QA
2 20 (9.17%) WAI
3 6 (2.75%) Basel II
4 5 (2.29%) FINREP
5 3 (1.38%) SLA
6 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.38%) Firmware
2 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.21%) Tivoli
1 7 (3.21%) Control-M
2 6 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.46%) nmon
4 1 (0.46%) Iperf
Vendors
1 38 (17.43%) Oracle
2 31 (14.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.96%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (5.50%) JD Edwards
5 8 (3.67%) Sybase
6 7 (3.21%) Teradata
6 7 (3.21%) Endeca
6 7 (3.21%) Netezza
7 6 (2.75%) Cisco
8 5 (2.29%) HP
9 4 (1.83%) Juniper
9 4 (1.83%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.83%) Mitel
9 4 (1.83%) F5
10 3 (1.38%) BT
11 2 (0.92%) VMware
11 2 (0.92%) Panasonic
11 2 (0.92%) SonicWALL
11 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
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X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fabric
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Health Car, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Health Car, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £87000.00 per annum + Excellent bens
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Y
Posted: 5 days ago