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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 734 715 665
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -50
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 132 165 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 107 123 148
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £77,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.20%
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
83930 86551 81543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.40% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68758 70082 68019
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 March 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 March 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 75 £52,500 -19.23% 32
Yorkshire +12 18 £47,500 +48.43% 1
North West +6 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East of England +19 10 £40,500 -10.00% 3
South East -28 10 £34,750 -30.50% 1
West Midlands -24 5 £34,000 -35.23% 1
South West -27 2 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 94 (42.73%) Finance
2 91 (41.36%) SQL
3 55 (25.00%) Degree
4 54 (24.55%) C#
5 47 (21.36%) SQL Server
5 47 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (20.45%) Banking
7 44 (20.00%) QA
8 41 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (18.64%) OO
8 41 (18.64%) N-Tier
9 38 (17.27%) Windows
10 37 (16.82%) Oracle
10 37 (16.82%) Web Services
11 34 (15.45%) Java
11 34 (15.45%) .NET
11 34 (15.45%) Performance Testing
12 33 (15.00%) Oracle Database
13 32 (14.55%) Regression Testing
14 31 (14.09%) Microsoft
14 31 (14.09%) Analytics
14 31 (14.09%) Credit Risk
15 30 (13.64%) Risk Management
16 29 (13.18%) User Acceptance Testing
17 28 (12.73%) Selenium
17 28 (12.73%) Retail
17 28 (12.73%) C++
18 27 (12.27%) Telecoms
19 26 (11.82%) Oracle Database 10g
19 26 (11.82%) Relational Database

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (7.27%) SAS
2 5 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.82%) Confluence
3 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.82%) Apache
4 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.36%) JBoss
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle BPEL
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.91%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.36%) MS Office
4 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 15 (6.82%) Oracle Payables
1 15 (6.82%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (5.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 12 (5.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.82%) SalesLogix
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%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.45%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.91%) HTTP
2 9 (4.09%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.64%) Firewall
3 8 (3.64%) WAN
4 5 (2.27%) LAN
4 5 (2.27%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.82%) IPsec
5 4 (1.82%) xDSL
5 4 (1.82%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.82%) PPP
5 4 (1.82%) SNMP
5 4 (1.82%) DNS
5 4 (1.82%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.82%) Internet
5 4 (1.82%) MPLS
5 4 (1.82%) BGP
5 4 (1.82%) L2TP
6 2 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.45%) ATM
7 1 (0.45%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.36%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 26 (11.82%) Relational Database
3 26 (11.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (10.00%) MySQL
5 21 (9.55%) RDBMS
6 17 (7.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (5.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 11 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 11 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.73%) TKPROF
10 5 (2.27%) Big Data
11 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.36%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.36%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.45%) Impala
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (12.73%) Selenium
2 15 (6.82%) JMeter
3 12 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (5.45%) WebDriver
4 10 (4.55%) JIRA
5 9 (4.09%) JUnit
5 9 (4.09%) TestNG
6 8 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.73%) Subversion
8 3 (1.36%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.36%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.91%) Moq
9 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.45%) JProfiler
10 1 (0.45%) MSTest
10 1 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.45%) Rational Performance Tester
10 1 (0.45%) NUnit
General
1 94 (42.73%) Finance
2 45 (20.45%) Banking
3 28 (12.73%) Retail
4 27 (12.27%) Telecoms
5 21 (9.55%) Marketing
6 12 (5.45%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.73%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.82%) Legal
9 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (28.64%) Developer
2 58 (26.36%) Analyst
3 33 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 29 (13.18%) C# Developer
5 25 (11.36%) .NET Developer
6 24 (10.91%) Tester
6 24 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (9.55%) Consultant
8 20 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.91%) Risk Analyst
10 12 (5.45%) Risk Consultant
11 11 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (4.55%) Non-Functional Tester
13 9 (4.09%) Java Developer
13 9 (4.09%) Performance Tester
14 8 (3.64%) SQL Developer
15 7 (3.18%) QA Analyst
15 7 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
15 7 (3.18%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.82%) Web Services
2 34 (15.45%) .NET
3 23 (10.45%) ASP.NET
4 22 (10.00%) XML
4 22 (10.00%) HTML
5 21 (9.55%) RESTful
6 20 (9.09%) CSS
7 15 (6.82%) J2EE
8 12 (5.45%) EDI
9 8 (3.64%) WPF
10 7 (3.18%) WCF
11 3 (1.36%) LINQ
11 3 (1.36%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.36%) Middleware
11 3 (1.36%) SOAP
12 2 (0.91%) JDBC
12 2 (0.91%) WinForms
12 2 (0.91%) Swing
12 2 (0.91%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (18.64%) N-Tier
3 31 (14.09%) Credit Risk
4 21 (9.55%) Market Risk
5 20 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 20 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (8.64%) Mathematics
7 15 (6.82%) Statistics
8 14 (6.36%) Data Integration
9 9 (4.09%) Derivative
10 8 (3.64%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.73%) GIS
12 3 (1.36%) Open Source
12 3 (1.36%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.91%) User Experience
13 2 (0.91%) Economics
13 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.91%) Physics
14 1 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.27%) Windows
2 17 (7.73%) UNIX
3 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.82%) Linux
3 4 (1.82%) Mac OS X
3 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.64%) OO
1 41 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.45%) Performance Testing
3 32 (14.55%) Regression Testing
4 31 (14.09%) Analytics
5 30 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 29 (13.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (10.91%) Manual Testing
8 23 (10.45%) Use Case
8 23 (10.45%) UML
9 22 (10.00%) SOA
10 21 (9.55%) OOP
10 21 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 20 (9.09%) Load Balancing
12 19 (8.64%) Risk Analytics
12 19 (8.64%) Software Architecture
13 18 (8.18%) Test Automation
13 18 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (7.73%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (41.36%) SQL
2 54 (24.55%) C#
3 34 (15.45%) Java
4 28 (12.73%) C++
5 21 (9.55%) JavaScript
6 16 (7.27%) PL/SQL
7 15 (6.82%) Python
8 11 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.55%) C
10 9 (4.09%) Perl
11 8 (3.64%) VBA
12 6 (2.73%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.36%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.36%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.36%) PHP
13 3 (1.36%) Ruby
14 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.91%) VBScript
14 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (25.00%) Degree
2 24 (10.91%) ISEB
3 17 (7.73%) ISTQB
4 13 (5.91%) PhD
5 4 (1.82%) CCNP
5 4 (1.82%) CCNA
5 4 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ACCA
7 1 (0.45%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (20.00%) QA
2 20 (9.09%) WAI
3 5 (2.27%) Basel II
3 5 (2.27%) FINREP
4 4 (1.82%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) Firmware
3 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.73%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.73%) Control-M
1 6 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.45%) nmon
3 1 (0.45%) Iperf
Vendors
1 37 (16.82%) Oracle
2 31 (14.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.91%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (5.45%) JD Edwards
5 9 (4.09%) Sybase
6 7 (3.18%) Teradata
6 7 (3.18%) Netezza
7 6 (2.73%) Mitel
7 6 (2.73%) Endeca
7 6 (2.73%) Cisco
8 5 (2.27%) HP
9 4 (1.82%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.82%) Juniper
9 4 (1.82%) F5
9 4 (1.82%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.36%) BT
11 2 (0.91%) VMware
11 2 (0.91%) Remedy
11 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.91%) Panasonic
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