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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 780 769 683
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -86
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 86 147 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 106 135
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,650 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
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
85971 92682 82919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.44% 82.72% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71068 75748 69069
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -3 49 £52,500 -25.00% 15
Yorkshire +24 18 £42,500 +4.29% 6
North West -11 8 £37,500 - 1
South East -15 4 £32,500 -31.57% 2
East of England +10 3 £37,500 -10.17% 1
West Midlands -8 3 - -
East Midlands - 1 £37,000 -
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 74 (33.64%) SQL
2 71 (32.27%) QA
3 70 (31.82%) Finance
4 66 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (25.91%) Selenium
6 50 (22.73%) Oracle
7 46 (20.91%) Banking
7 46 (20.91%) Degree
8 45 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (20.45%) Java
9 43 (19.55%) C#
10 42 (19.09%) Regression Testing
10 42 (19.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 39 (17.73%) Performance Testing
12 35 (15.91%) SDLC
13 34 (15.45%) Oracle Database
13 34 (15.45%) Unit Testing
14 33 (15.00%) .NET
14 33 (15.00%) JMeter
15 31 (14.09%) Automated Testing
15 31 (14.09%) Mentoring
16 29 (13.18%) Test Scripting
16 29 (13.18%) Manual Testing
16 29 (13.18%) SQL Server
16 29 (13.18%) C++
17 28 (12.73%) Oracle Database 10g
17 28 (12.73%) ISEB
18 27 (12.27%) Analytics
19 26 (11.82%) Oracle Database 11g
19 26 (11.82%) Microsoft

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 15 (6.82%) SAS
2 7 (3.18%) Apache
3 5 (2.27%) JBoss
4 4 (1.82%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.82%) Confluence
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.36%) Orchard CMS
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle BPEL
5 3 (1.36%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.36%) WordPress
5 3 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.36%) CMS
6 2 (0.91%) ATG Dynamo
6 2 (0.91%) iPlanet
6 2 (0.91%) IIS
6 2 (0.91%) nginx
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.27%) MS Office
2 5 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.45%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 8 (3.64%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (3.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (2.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.45%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.45%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.45%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.82%) HTTP
2 7 (3.18%) Internet
3 4 (1.82%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.82%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.36%) PPP
4 3 (1.36%) SNMP
4 3 (1.36%) WAN
4 3 (1.36%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.36%) MPLS
4 3 (1.36%) BGP
4 3 (1.36%) L2TP
4 3 (1.36%) Firewall
4 3 (1.36%) IPsec
4 3 (1.36%) xDSL
5 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.45%) SAN
5 1 (0.45%) ATM
5 1 (0.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.45%) Oracle Database
2 29 (13.18%) SQL Server
3 28 (12.73%) Oracle Database 10g
4 26 (11.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
5 20 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (9.09%) MySQL
6 15 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.82%) TKPROF
7 10 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.27%) Big Data
9 5 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (1.36%) DB2
11 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 57 (25.91%) Selenium
2 33 (15.00%) JMeter
3 22 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 20 (9.09%) JIRA
5 15 (6.82%) Subversion
6 13 (5.91%) LoadRunner
6 13 (5.91%) JUnit
7 12 (5.45%) HP UFT
8 9 (4.09%) WinRunner
8 9 (4.09%) TestNG
8 9 (4.09%) Cucumber
8 9 (4.09%) SoapUI
9 7 (3.18%) NeoLoad
10 5 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.82%) Bugzilla
11 4 (1.82%) Moq
12 3 (1.36%) MSTest
12 3 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (1.36%) NUnit
12 3 (1.36%) Git (software)
General
1 70 (31.82%) Finance
2 46 (20.91%) Banking
3 18 (8.18%) Retail
4 15 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.45%) Marketing
6 11 (5.00%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.73%) Front Office
7 6 (2.73%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.36%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.36%) Games
10 2 (0.91%) Legal
11 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (30.45%) Analyst
2 63 (28.64%) Developer
3 36 (16.36%) Test Analyst
4 29 (13.18%) Consultant
5 20 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (8.18%) C# Developer
7 16 (7.27%) Tester
8 12 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 12 (5.45%) Risk Consultant
9 11 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
10 10 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (4.09%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (3.64%) Java Developer
13 7 (3.18%) QA Analyst
13 7 (3.18%) Automation Engineer
14 5 (2.27%) Credit Risk Analyst
14 5 (2.27%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.00%) .NET
2 23 (10.45%) XML
3 22 (10.00%) Web Services
4 20 (9.09%) HTML
5 19 (8.64%) RESTful
6 14 (6.36%) CSS
7 13 (5.91%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.64%) J2EE
8 8 (3.64%) SOAP
8 8 (3.64%) WPF
9 5 (2.27%) HTML5
9 5 (2.27%) Ajax
9 5 (2.27%) JSON
9 5 (2.27%) EDI
10 4 (1.82%) WCF
10 4 (1.82%) jQuery
10 4 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (1.36%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.36%) CSS3
11 3 (1.36%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (11.36%) Credit Risk
3 23 (10.45%) Data Integration
4 19 (8.64%) Computer Science
5 17 (7.73%) N-Tier
6 16 (7.27%) GIS
7 12 (5.45%) Market Risk
8 11 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.73%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.73%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.73%) Equities
10 5 (2.27%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.27%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.82%) Derivative
11 4 (1.82%) Statistics
11 4 (1.82%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.82%) UNIX
2 20 (9.09%) Windows
3 9 (4.09%) Linux
4 4 (1.82%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.91%) Android
5 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (19.09%) Regression Testing
2 42 (19.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 39 (17.73%) Performance Testing
4 35 (15.91%) SDLC
5 34 (15.45%) Unit Testing
6 31 (14.09%) Automated Testing
6 31 (14.09%) Mentoring
7 29 (13.18%) Manual Testing
7 29 (13.18%) Test Scripting
8 27 (12.27%) Analytics
9 25 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
9 25 (11.36%) Coaching
9 25 (11.36%) OO
10 23 (10.45%) Test Automation
11 22 (10.00%) Risk Management
12 21 (9.55%) Software Testing
12 21 (9.55%) Load Testing
13 20 (9.09%) TDD
13 20 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 74 (33.64%) SQL
2 45 (20.45%) Java
3 43 (19.55%) C#
4 29 (13.18%) C++
5 26 (11.82%) PL/SQL
6 23 (10.45%) JavaScript
7 20 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 16 (7.27%) C
9 11 (5.00%) Python
10 8 (3.64%) PHP
11 7 (3.18%) VBA
11 7 (3.18%) Groovy
12 5 (2.27%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.82%) Ruby
14 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.91%) Perl
15 2 (0.91%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.91%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.91%) R
15 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (20.91%) Degree
2 28 (12.73%) ISEB
3 17 (7.73%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.82%) PhD
5 3 (1.36%) CCNP
5 3 (1.36%) CCNA
5 3 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ACCA
7 1 (0.45%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (32.27%) QA
2 12 (5.45%) WAI
3 7 (3.18%) Basel II
4 6 (2.73%) FINREP
5 4 (1.82%) Basel III
6 2 (0.91%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.45%) COREP
7 1 (0.45%) SLA
7 1 (0.45%) MiFID
7 1 (0.45%) FATCA
7 1 (0.45%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (1.82%) Firmware
2 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.82%) Tivoli
1 15 (6.82%) Control-M
2 6 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.45%) nmon
Vendors
1 50 (22.73%) Oracle
2 26 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.82%) Endeca
4 6 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.73%) HP
5 5 (2.27%) SAP
5 5 (2.27%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.82%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.82%) Cisco
7 3 (1.36%) IBM
7 3 (1.36%) Juniper
7 3 (1.36%) BT
7 3 (1.36%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.36%) F5
7 3 (1.36%) Splunk
8 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.91%) hybris
8 2 (0.91%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.91%) ATG
8 2 (0.91%) BEA
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