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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 772 823 858
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +35
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 105 115 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 95 93 74
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £78,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
74008 86796 91362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.07% 87.55% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61531 72502 75765
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +18 61 £50,000 -20.00% 6
North West -7 17 £37,500 -3.22%
East of England +28 10 £22,500 -35.71% 3
South West +18 5 £60,000 +20.00%
East Midlands +7 5 - -
Yorkshire +11 4 £38,500 -7.22%
South East +67 2 £37,500 +36.36% 1
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 97 (53.89%) SQL
2 69 (38.33%) QA
3 55 (30.56%) Regression Testing
4 54 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 51 (28.33%) Selenium
6 50 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 49 (27.22%) Finance
8 40 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 39 (21.67%) .NET
10 38 (21.11%) Performance Testing
11 37 (20.56%) Functional Testing
11 37 (20.56%) C#
12 34 (18.89%) Non-Functional Testing
13 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (17.78%) Unix
14 32 (17.78%) OO
15 31 (17.22%) Oracle
16 30 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 30 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
17 29 (16.11%) Business Analysis
18 28 (15.56%) Microsoft
19 27 (15.00%) ASP.NET
19 27 (15.00%) XML
19 27 (15.00%) Banking
19 27 (15.00%) WebDriver
20 26 (14.44%) Scalability Testing
20 26 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
20 26 (14.44%) System Testing
21 25 (13.89%) Jenkins
21 25 (13.89%) Linux

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 12 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 11 (6.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.89%) Apache
4 6 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.78%) JBoss
6 4 (2.22%) CICS
7 2 (1.11%) IIS
7 2 (1.11%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.56%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Infor CRM
1 1 (0.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.56%) Misys Midas
1 1 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.33%) SaaS
2 3 (1.67%) PaaS
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.11%) GitHub
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.78%) HTTP
2 9 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.78%) DNS
3 5 (2.78%) Firewall
3 5 (2.78%) LDAP
4 4 (2.22%) DHCP
4 4 (2.22%) FTP
5 3 (1.67%) IMAP
5 3 (1.67%) POP3
5 3 (1.67%) SMTP
5 3 (1.67%) SSL
6 2 (1.11%) Internet
7 1 (0.56%) Intranet
7 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.33%) MySQL
3 20 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 18 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 16 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.22%) DB2
6 4 (2.22%) MS Access
6 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.11%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (28.33%) Selenium
2 27 (15.00%) WebDriver
3 25 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 18 (10.00%) JUnit
5 17 (9.44%) Cucumber
5 17 (9.44%) FitNesse
5 17 (9.44%) Hudson
5 17 (9.44%) SoapUI
6 14 (7.78%) LoadRunner
7 13 (7.22%) JMeter
8 10 (5.56%) MSTest
9 6 (3.33%) NeoLoad
9 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.78%) Fiddler
10 5 (2.78%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.78%) JIRA
11 4 (2.22%) Firebug
11 4 (2.22%) The Grinder
11 4 (2.22%) Toad
General
1 49 (27.22%) Finance
2 27 (15.00%) Banking
3 20 (11.11%) Marketing
4 13 (7.22%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.78%) Front Office
6 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.11%) Back Office
7 2 (1.11%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.11%) Legal
7 2 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (24.44%) Analyst
2 35 (19.44%) Tester
3 30 (16.67%) Developer
4 24 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 24 (13.33%) QA Engineer
5 19 (10.56%) Risk Analyst
5 19 (10.56%) Software Tester
5 19 (10.56%) Test Analyst
5 19 (10.56%) Test Engineer
6 18 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 17 (9.44%) Automation Tester
7 17 (9.44%) QA Tester
8 15 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
8 15 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
8 15 (8.33%) Risk Support Analyst
8 15 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
9 14 (7.78%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.67%) .NET
2 27 (15.00%) ASP.NET
2 27 (15.00%) XML
3 22 (12.22%) SOAP
3 22 (12.22%) Web Services
4 19 (10.56%) HTML
5 18 (10.00%) CSS
5 18 (10.00%) RESTful
6 12 (6.67%) Middleware
7 8 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.67%) LAMP
8 3 (1.67%) Spring
9 2 (1.11%) Ajax
9 2 (1.11%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.56%) Django
10 1 (0.56%) J2EE
10 1 (0.56%) ODBC
10 1 (0.56%) Velocity
10 1 (0.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (12.78%) Credit Risk
3 18 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 17 (9.44%) Client/Server
5 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 12 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 11 (6.11%) Clustering
9 7 (3.89%) Driving Licence
10 6 (3.33%) Market Risk
11 5 (2.78%) Data Centre
11 5 (2.78%) Virtual Team
12 4 (2.22%) Mainframe
12 4 (2.22%) VSAM
13 3 (1.67%) Derivative
14 2 (1.11%) e-Health
14 2 (1.11%) Fintech
14 2 (1.11%) Wiki
15 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.56%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.78%) Unix
2 25 (13.89%) Linux
3 24 (13.33%) Windows
4 21 (11.67%) Windows Server
5 16 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (8.33%) Android
6 15 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.56%) Regression Testing
2 54 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 40 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 38 (21.11%) Performance Testing
5 37 (20.56%) Functional Testing
6 34 (18.89%) Non-Functional Testing
7 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (17.78%) OO
9 29 (16.11%) Business Analysis
10 26 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (14.44%) Scalability Testing
10 26 (14.44%) System Testing
11 24 (13.33%) Scrum
12 23 (12.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (12.22%) Kanban
14 21 (11.67%) Software Testing
14 21 (11.67%) Use Case
15 20 (11.11%) Integration Testing
15 20 (11.11%) TDD
15 20 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 97 (53.89%) SQL
2 37 (20.56%) C#
3 30 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 25 (13.89%) Java
5 18 (10.00%) PHP
6 15 (8.33%) Perl
6 15 (8.33%) Python
7 14 (7.78%) Groovy
8 13 (7.22%) Ruby
9 10 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 9 (5.00%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.89%) C++
11 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.33%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.22%) COBOL
13 4 (2.22%) JCL
13 4 (2.22%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.67%) VBScript
15 1 (0.56%) VB
15 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) Degree
2 12 (6.67%) ISEB
3 5 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (38.33%) QA
2 18 (10.00%) WAI
3 17 (9.44%) Basel III
4 16 (8.89%) Basel II
5 9 (5.00%) SDET
6 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.11%) Section 508
6 2 (1.11%) SLA
7 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (2.22%) Nagios
2 4 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.56%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.56%) Control-M
4 1 (0.56%) SELinux
Vendors
1 31 (17.22%) Oracle
2 28 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.89%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.00%) HP
5 8 (4.44%) Sybase
6 6 (3.33%) VMware
7 5 (2.78%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.67%) NetApp
9 2 (1.11%) RedGate
10 1 (0.56%) ATG
10 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.56%) Borland
10 1 (0.56%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.56%) IBM
10 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.56%) Remedy
10 1 (0.56%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) Symantec
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