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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 767 721 671
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -50
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 87 169 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 116 144
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,100 £76,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +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
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +18 54 £52,500 -19.23% 19
Yorkshire +14 12 £45,000 +23.28% 4
North West -16 7 £37,500 - 4
West Midlands -3 6 £34,000 +13.33%
South East -25 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East of England +8 3 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands - 1 £37,000 - 1
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 85 (39.35%) Finance
2 81 (37.50%) SQL
3 57 (26.39%) QA
4 52 (24.07%) Degree
4 52 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (22.22%) Banking
5 48 (22.22%) C#
6 47 (21.76%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (21.30%) Oracle
8 40 (18.52%) Selenium
9 39 (18.06%) SQL Server
10 38 (17.59%) .NET
11 37 (17.13%) User Acceptance Testing
12 36 (16.67%) Performance Testing
12 36 (16.67%) Oracle Database
13 35 (16.20%) Regression Testing
14 34 (15.74%) Web Services
14 34 (15.74%) OO
15 33 (15.28%) C++
16 32 (14.81%) Java
16 32 (14.81%) N-Tier
16 32 (14.81%) Microsoft
17 31 (14.35%) Credit Risk
18 30 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
19 28 (12.96%) Analytics
20 27 (12.50%) Unit Testing
20 27 (12.50%) Manual Testing
20 27 (12.50%) Windows
20 27 (12.50%) Risk Management
21 25 (11.57%) Retail

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.87%) SAS
2 5 (2.31%) Apache
3 4 (1.85%) Confluence
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.39%) Orchard CMS
4 3 (1.39%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle BPEL
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.39%) WordPress
4 3 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.39%) JBoss
4 3 (1.39%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.93%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.46%) Lync
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.85%) MS Office
4 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.46%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.46%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (6.94%) Oracle Payables
1 15 (6.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 13 (6.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (5.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.46%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.46%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) Veeva
2 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.46%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.80%) HTTP
2 6 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.31%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.31%) WAN
3 5 (2.31%) Internet
3 5 (2.31%) Firewall
4 4 (1.85%) IPsec
4 4 (1.85%) MPLS
4 4 (1.85%) BGP
4 4 (1.85%) L2TP
4 4 (1.85%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.85%) PPP
4 4 (1.85%) SNMP
4 4 (1.85%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.85%) xDSL
5 2 (0.93%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.46%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.46%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 36 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 30 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (9.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (9.72%) Relational Database
5 20 (9.26%) MySQL
6 16 (7.41%) RDBMS
7 15 (6.94%) Oracle9i Database
7 15 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 10 (4.63%) TKPROF
11 5 (2.31%) Big Data
12 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.39%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.46%) Impala
13 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 40 (18.52%) Selenium
2 19 (8.80%) JMeter
3 16 (7.41%) JIRA
4 14 (6.48%) WebDriver
5 12 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (4.63%) Subversion
7 9 (4.17%) TestNG
7 9 (4.17%) JUnit
8 6 (2.78%) SoapUI
9 5 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.31%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.85%) Bugzilla
10 4 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (1.85%) Moq
11 3 (1.39%) MSTest
11 3 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.39%) NUnit
12 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 85 (39.35%) Finance
2 48 (22.22%) Banking
3 25 (11.57%) Retail
4 24 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 17 (7.87%) Marketing
6 13 (6.02%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.78%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.31%) Front Office
9 4 (1.85%) Legal
10 3 (1.39%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (29.63%) Developer
2 59 (27.31%) Analyst
3 32 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 27 (12.50%) Consultant
5 25 (11.57%) C# Developer
6 24 (11.11%) Tester
7 20 (9.26%) .NET Developer
8 17 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (6.94%) Oracle Developer
9 15 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
10 12 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
11 9 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.17%) Performance Tester
12 8 (3.70%) Non-Functional Tester
13 7 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (3.24%) Java Developer
14 6 (2.78%) QA Analyst
14 6 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.59%) .NET
2 34 (15.74%) Web Services
3 24 (11.11%) HTML
4 20 (9.26%) ASP.NET
4 20 (9.26%) CSS
4 20 (9.26%) RESTful
5 19 (8.80%) XML
6 13 (6.02%) J2EE
7 12 (5.56%) EDI
8 9 (4.17%) WPF
9 6 (2.78%) SOAP
10 5 (2.31%) WCF
10 5 (2.31%) HTML5
11 4 (1.85%) Ajax
11 4 (1.85%) jQuery
11 4 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.39%) Ninject
12 3 (1.39%) CSS3
12 3 (1.39%) Autofac
12 3 (1.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.76%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (14.81%) N-Tier
3 31 (14.35%) Credit Risk
4 22 (10.19%) Computer Science
5 18 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 15 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (6.48%) Market Risk
8 10 (4.63%) GIS
8 10 (4.63%) Mathematics
9 9 (4.17%) Statistics
10 4 (1.85%) Derivative
10 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.85%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.85%) Open Source
11 3 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.39%) User Experience
11 3 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.39%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.39%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.50%) Windows
2 18 (8.33%) UNIX
3 4 (1.85%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.93%) Linux
4 2 (0.93%) Android
4 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 36 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 35 (16.20%) Regression Testing
5 34 (15.74%) OO
6 28 (12.96%) Analytics
7 27 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 27 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 27 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 24 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 21 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (9.26%) Software Testing
10 20 (9.26%) Mentoring
10 20 (9.26%) Coaching
11 19 (8.80%) Use Case
11 19 (8.80%) UML
12 18 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.33%) SOA
12 18 (8.33%) Automated Testing
13 17 (7.87%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 81 (37.50%) SQL
2 48 (22.22%) C#
3 33 (15.28%) C++
4 32 (14.81%) Java
5 24 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 21 (9.72%) PL/SQL
7 15 (6.94%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.02%) C
9 11 (5.09%) Python
10 8 (3.70%) VBA
11 6 (2.78%) PHP
12 5 (2.31%) Perl
13 4 (1.85%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.39%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.93%) Ruby
15 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.93%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.93%) VBScript
15 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (24.07%) Degree
2 25 (11.57%) ISEB
3 16 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.24%) PhD
5 4 (1.85%) CCNP
5 4 (1.85%) CCNA
5 4 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.46%) ACCA
8 1 (0.46%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (26.39%) QA
2 18 (8.33%) WAI
3 7 (3.24%) Basel II
4 5 (2.31%) FINREP
5 2 (0.93%) SLA
5 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.93%) Basel III
6 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (1.85%) Firmware
2 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.63%) Tivoli
1 10 (4.63%) Control-M
2 7 (3.24%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.46%) nmon
4 1 (0.46%) Iperf
Vendors
1 46 (21.30%) Oracle
2 32 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.02%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (5.56%) JD Edwards
5 10 (4.63%) Endeca
6 6 (2.78%) HP
6 6 (2.78%) Cisco
7 4 (1.85%) Netezza
7 4 (1.85%) Teradata
7 4 (1.85%) Juniper
7 4 (1.85%) Sybase
7 4 (1.85%) SAP
7 4 (1.85%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.85%) F5
8 3 (1.39%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.39%) BT
8 3 (1.39%) Mitel
9 2 (0.93%) Panasonic
9 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.46%) Splunk
Bolton, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £100000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Generous Benefits package, including
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
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London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
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