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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 750 720 703
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -17
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 100 126 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 91 84 134
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,565 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%
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
81768 78776 82778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.75% 82.36% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 63526 70746
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 48 £58,750 -9.61% 26
North West +6 18 £37,500 - 6
Yorkshire +1 16 £45,000 +9.09% 2
South East -62 11 £29,000 -42.00% 1
East of England -6 5 £40,500 -30.17% 5
South West -14 1 £70,000 +3.70% 1
West Midlands -19 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 98 (51.31%) SQL
2 94 (49.21%) Finance
3 58 (30.37%) C#
4 51 (26.70%) Degree
5 47 (24.61%) SQL Server
6 46 (24.08%) Banking
7 45 (23.56%) OO
8 43 (22.51%) Windows
9 42 (21.99%) Java
9 42 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (20.94%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (19.90%) C++
12 35 (18.32%) Credit Risk
13 34 (17.80%) QA
13 34 (17.80%) Oracle
14 32 (16.75%) .NET
15 31 (16.23%) Performance Testing
16 30 (15.71%) N-Tier
17 28 (14.66%) Risk Management
17 28 (14.66%) Oracle Database
18 27 (14.14%) Telecoms
18 27 (14.14%) Web Services
19 26 (13.61%) Microsoft
19 26 (13.61%) Market Risk
20 25 (13.09%) ITIL
21 23 (12.04%) UNIX
22 22 (11.52%) HTTP
22 22 (11.52%) Retail
22 22 (11.52%) System Testing
23 21 (10.99%) User Acceptance Testing

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (6.81%) SAS
2 12 (6.28%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.24%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.24%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.66%) IIS
5 6 (3.14%) Apache
6 4 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.09%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.52%) Confluence
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 8 (4.19%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.14%) MS Office
3 5 (2.62%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 13 (6.81%) Oracle Payables
1 13 (6.81%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (6.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 12 (6.28%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.09%) Adaptiv
3 4 (2.09%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.52%) HTTP
2 17 (8.90%) WAN
3 14 (7.33%) LAN
4 13 (6.81%) Firewall
5 8 (4.19%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (3.66%) Internet
6 7 (3.66%) SAN
7 6 (3.14%) NetScaler
7 6 (3.14%) NAS
8 4 (2.09%) DNS
8 4 (2.09%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.57%) xDSL
9 3 (1.57%) MPLS
9 3 (1.57%) L2TP
9 3 (1.57%) BGP
9 3 (1.57%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.57%) PPP
9 3 (1.57%) SNMP
9 3 (1.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.66%) Oracle Database
3 19 (9.95%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.95%) MySQL
4 15 (7.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (7.85%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.28%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (6.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.62%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.57%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.52%) TKPROF
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (7.85%) JIRA
1 15 (7.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.28%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.71%) Selenium
4 8 (4.19%) Subversion
5 5 (2.62%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.09%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.09%) Hudson
6 4 (2.09%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
General
1 94 (49.21%) Finance
2 46 (24.08%) Banking
3 27 (14.14%) Telecoms
4 22 (11.52%) Retail
5 19 (9.95%) Marketing
6 15 (7.85%) Front Office
7 13 (6.81%) Investment Banking
8 8 (4.19%) Back Office
9 6 (3.14%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.57%) Legal
11 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (23.04%) Analyst
2 40 (20.94%) Developer
3 22 (11.52%) Test Analyst
4 21 (10.99%) C# Developer
5 20 (10.47%) .NET Developer
6 19 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (7.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (7.85%) Tester
7 15 (7.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (5.76%) Consultant
9 10 (5.24%) Risk Analyst
10 9 (4.71%) SQL Developer
11 7 (3.66%) Risk Consultant
11 7 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.66%) Performance Tester
11 7 (3.66%) Implementation Consultant
12 6 (3.14%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.14%) Market Risk Analyst
12 6 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.75%) .NET
2 27 (14.14%) Web Services
3 20 (10.47%) ASP.NET
3 20 (10.47%) HTML
4 16 (8.38%) J2EE
4 16 (8.38%) RESTful
5 15 (7.85%) XML
5 15 (7.85%) CSS
6 12 (6.28%) EDI
7 9 (4.71%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.14%) Middleware
8 6 (3.14%) JDBC
9 5 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.09%) JSP
10 4 (2.09%) Servlets
10 4 (2.09%) WCF
10 4 (2.09%) WPF
11 2 (1.05%) WinForms
11 2 (1.05%) Swing
11 2 (1.05%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.94%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (18.32%) Credit Risk
3 30 (15.71%) N-Tier
4 26 (13.61%) Market Risk
5 20 (10.47%) Mathematics
6 15 (7.85%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (7.85%) Statistics
7 13 (6.81%) Computer Science
8 10 (5.24%) Derivative
9 8 (4.19%) Hedge funds
10 7 (3.66%) Management Information System
11 6 (3.14%) Clustering
11 6 (3.14%) Replication
12 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (1.05%) Fixed Income
14 2 (1.05%) Economics
14 2 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (1.05%) Physics
14 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.51%) Windows
2 23 (12.04%) UNIX
3 14 (7.33%) Linux
4 10 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.14%) AIX
6 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.56%) OO
2 42 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.23%) Performance Testing
4 28 (14.66%) Risk Management
5 25 (13.09%) ITIL
6 22 (11.52%) System Testing
7 21 (10.99%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (10.99%) Load Balancing
7 21 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (10.47%) UML
9 18 (9.42%) Software Testing
9 18 (9.42%) Integration Testing
9 18 (9.42%) Manual Testing
10 17 (8.90%) Use Case
10 17 (8.90%) Analytics
10 17 (8.90%) Regression Testing
10 17 (8.90%) CRM
11 16 (8.38%) OOP
11 16 (8.38%) SOA
12 15 (7.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 98 (51.31%) SQL
2 58 (30.37%) C#
3 42 (21.99%) Java
4 38 (19.90%) C++
5 16 (8.38%) Python
5 16 (8.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.28%) Perl
7 9 (4.71%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.19%) VBA
9 6 (3.14%) C
9 6 (3.14%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.14%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.05%) Ruby
10 2 (1.05%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.05%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.52%) R
11 1 (0.52%) VBScript
11 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (26.70%) Degree
2 19 (9.95%) ISEB
3 18 (9.42%) ISTQB
4 15 (7.85%) PhD
5 3 (1.57%) CCNP
5 3 (1.57%) CCNA
5 3 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.05%) SAS Certification
6 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.80%) QA
2 15 (7.85%) WAI
3 8 (4.19%) Basel II
4 3 (1.57%) FINREP
4 3 (1.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.14%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) Nagios
1 4 (2.09%) Puppet
1 4 (2.09%) Ganglia
1 4 (2.09%) Zenoss
2 3 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (17.80%) Oracle
2 26 (13.61%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.28%) JD Edwards
3 12 (6.28%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (5.76%) Cisco
5 9 (4.71%) F5
5 9 (4.71%) Sybase
5 9 (4.71%) Juniper
6 8 (4.19%) VMware
7 7 (3.66%) Citrix
7 7 (3.66%) Netezza
7 7 (3.66%) Teradata
8 6 (3.14%) NetApp
8 6 (3.14%) IBM
8 6 (3.14%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.14%) EMC
8 6 (3.14%) AppDynamics
9 5 (2.62%) HP
9 5 (2.62%) Mitel
10 4 (2.09%) SunGard
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35200 - £40200 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £32000 - £38400 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago