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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 813 864 848
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -16
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 83 81 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.091% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 77 57 91
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -17.77%
Stress Testing
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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
80670 89400 93984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.88% 87.17% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68210 74019 76500
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +44 48 £48,750 -11.36% 5
South East +36 12 £35,000 +7.69%
North West +14 8 £37,500 - 1
South West +21 6 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +9 4 £42,500 - 5
East Midlands +8 2 £32,500 -12.16% 3
East of England +33 1 £35,500 +1.42% 1
West Midlands -12 1 £31,250 - 3
Midlands - 1 - -
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Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 73 (41.48%) SQL
2 59 (33.52%) QA
3 54 (30.68%) Finance
4 50 (28.41%) SQL Server
5 48 (27.27%) Selenium
6 47 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (25.57%) C#
7 45 (25.57%) Test Automation
8 43 (24.43%) Oracle
9 42 (23.86%) Regression Testing
10 39 (22.16%) Banking
11 36 (20.45%) Java
12 35 (19.89%) Functional Testing
13 32 (18.18%) Risk Management
14 31 (17.61%) Windows
14 31 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (16.48%) Unix
16 29 (16.48%) System Testing
16 29 (16.48%) Credit Risk
17 28 (15.91%) Automated Testing
18 27 (15.34%) OO
18 27 (15.34%) Microsoft
19 25 (14.20%) Derivative
20 24 (13.64%) Performance Testing
20 24 (13.64%) User Stories
21 23 (13.07%) Degree
21 23 (13.07%) .NET
21 23 (13.07%) TDD
22 22 (12.50%) Validation

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 11 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.55%) Apache
2 8 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.98%) JBoss
4 4 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.27%) SAS
5 2 (1.14%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) CICS
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.57%) Kondor
2 1 (0.57%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.25%) HTTP
2 4 (2.27%) SAN
3 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.14%) LDAP
4 2 (1.14%) VLAN
4 2 (1.14%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.14%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.57%) DHCP
5 1 (0.57%) DNS
5 1 (0.57%) Firewall
5 1 (0.57%) FTP
5 1 (0.57%) Intranet
5 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.23%) MySQL
3 9 (5.11%) RDBMS
3 9 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.70%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.57%) DB2
7 1 (0.57%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.57%) MS Access
7 1 (0.57%) OLAP
7 1 (0.57%) QlikView
7 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 48 (27.27%) Selenium
2 21 (11.93%) Cucumber
2 21 (11.93%) WebDriver
3 19 (10.80%) JUnit
4 18 (10.23%) JIRA
5 16 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 15 (8.52%) FitNesse
6 15 (8.52%) Hudson
6 15 (8.52%) NeoLoad
6 15 (8.52%) SoapUI
7 10 (5.68%) JMeter
7 10 (5.68%) Visual Studio
8 9 (5.11%) HP UFT
8 9 (5.11%) LoadRunner
9 7 (3.98%) eggPlant
9 7 (3.98%) Git (software)
9 7 (3.98%) MSTest
10 4 (2.27%) Moq
10 4 (2.27%) NUnit
10 4 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 54 (30.68%) Finance
2 39 (22.16%) Banking
3 18 (10.23%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.25%) Back Office
4 11 (6.25%) Marketing
5 9 (5.11%) Legal
5 9 (5.11%) Retail
6 6 (3.41%) Front Office
6 6 (3.41%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.84%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.14%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (31.25%) Analyst
2 30 (17.05%) Tester
3 25 (14.20%) Developer
4 22 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
5 20 (11.36%) Test Analyst
6 19 (10.80%) Business Analyst
7 14 (7.95%) QA Tester
8 13 (7.39%) Automation Tester
8 13 (7.39%) Backup Engineer
8 13 (7.39%) C# Developer
8 13 (7.39%) Consultant
8 13 (7.39%) Risk Business Analyst
8 13 (7.39%) Test Engineer
9 12 (6.82%) QA Analyst
9 12 (6.82%) QA Automation Tester
9 12 (6.82%) QA Test Analyst
9 12 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) Agile Tester
10 11 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.07%) .NET
2 18 (10.23%) Web Services
3 17 (9.66%) SOAP
4 15 (8.52%) XML
5 12 (6.82%) ASP.NET
6 10 (5.68%) HTML
6 10 (5.68%) RESTful
7 9 (5.11%) CSS
8 8 (4.55%) Spring
9 7 (3.98%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.41%) WCF
10 6 (3.41%) WPF
11 4 (2.27%) Middleware
12 3 (1.70%) Autofac
12 3 (1.70%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (1.70%) Ninject
12 3 (1.70%) Unity DI Container
13 2 (1.14%) Apache Flex
13 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (1.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (16.48%) Credit Risk
3 25 (14.20%) Derivative
4 21 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (10.80%) Market Risk
6 16 (9.09%) Client/Server
7 15 (8.52%) Fixed Income
8 12 (6.82%) Equities
9 11 (6.25%) Mathematics
10 9 (5.11%) N-Tier
11 8 (4.55%) Virtual Team
12 7 (3.98%) Computer Science
13 4 (2.27%) Clustering
13 4 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (2.27%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (2.27%) Smart Meter
14 3 (1.70%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (1.70%) Hedge funds
14 3 (1.70%) Inversion of Control
14 3 (1.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.61%) Windows
2 29 (16.48%) Unix
3 22 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 21 (11.93%) Linux
5 13 (7.39%) Android
5 13 (7.39%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (25.57%) Test Automation
3 42 (23.86%) Regression Testing
4 35 (19.89%) Functional Testing
5 32 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 31 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (16.48%) System Testing
8 28 (15.91%) Automated Testing
9 27 (15.34%) OO
10 24 (13.64%) Performance Testing
10 24 (13.64%) User Stories
11 23 (13.07%) TDD
12 22 (12.50%) Scrum
12 22 (12.50%) Validation
13 21 (11.93%) Automation Testing
13 21 (11.93%) BDD
14 20 (11.36%) Software Testing
15 18 (10.23%) QA Automation
16 17 (9.66%) Scalability Testing
16 17 (9.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.48%) SQL
2 45 (25.57%) C#
3 36 (20.45%) Java
4 22 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 16 (9.09%) Python
6 14 (7.95%) Groovy
6 14 (7.95%) PHP
7 13 (7.39%) Ruby
8 8 (4.55%) C++
9 7 (3.98%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.41%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.27%) VBA
12 3 (1.70%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.70%) Perl
12 3 (1.70%) R
12 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.70%) VBScript
13 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.14%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 23 (13.07%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.84%) ISEB
4 3 (1.70%) PhD
5 2 (1.14%) ACCA
5 2 (1.14%) CIMA
5 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMP
6 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (33.52%) QA
2 9 (5.11%) Basel III
2 9 (5.11%) WAI
3 8 (4.55%) SDET
4 7 (3.98%) CRD IV
4 7 (3.98%) Section 508
5 3 (1.70%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.70%) MiFID
6 2 (1.14%) Basel II
7 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.39%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.11%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.57%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.57%) Control-M
4 1 (0.57%) Nagios
4 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.57%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 43 (24.43%) Oracle
2 27 (15.34%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.23%) HP
4 14 (7.95%) VMware
5 13 (7.39%) NetApp
5 13 (7.39%) Symantec
6 9 (5.11%) Veeam
7 6 (3.41%) Sybase
8 5 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.14%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.14%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.14%) Murex
9 2 (1.14%) SAP
10 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.57%) Borland
10 1 (0.57%) Calypso
10 1 (0.57%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.57%) Remedy
10 1 (0.57%) Sophis
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000-£65,000, 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire
The SmartList
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 3 days ago