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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 806 774 673
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -101
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 78 114 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 53 94 133
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £93,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +12.00%
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
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -7 50 £65,000 -7.14% 18
Yorkshire +21 17 £42,500 +10.38% 1
East of England -1 3 £25,500 -23.88% 2
North West -11 3 £37,500 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -8 2 - -
South West -23 2 £60,000 +84.61% 2
South East +6 1 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (37.35%) QA
3 59 (35.54%) SQL
4 45 (27.11%) Java
5 44 (26.51%) Finance
6 43 (25.90%) Selenium
7 40 (24.10%) Oracle
8 36 (21.69%) Banking
9 34 (20.48%) Unit Testing
9 34 (20.48%) Regression Testing
9 34 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (19.88%) C#
10 33 (19.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (19.28%) Mentoring
12 30 (18.07%) SDLC
12 30 (18.07%) Performance Testing
13 29 (17.47%) Risk Management
14 28 (16.87%) JMeter
14 28 (16.87%) UNIX
14 28 (16.87%) TDD
15 27 (16.27%) Test Scripting
16 26 (15.66%) Automated Testing
17 25 (15.06%) .NET
18 24 (14.46%) Degree
19 23 (13.86%) PL/SQL
20 22 (13.25%) Coaching
20 22 (13.25%) Performance Tuning
21 21 (12.65%) Oracle Database
22 20 (12.05%) Shell Script
22 20 (12.05%) Web Services

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (4.22%) Apache
1 7 (4.22%) SAS
2 6 (3.61%) JBoss
3 5 (3.01%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.01%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.41%) Confluence
4 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.81%) iPlanet
5 3 (1.81%) CMS
5 3 (1.81%) ATG Dynamo
5 3 (1.81%) Orchard CMS
5 3 (1.81%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.81%) WordPress
5 3 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.81%) nginx
5 3 (1.81%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.81%) HipChat
3 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Endur
1 1 (0.60%) Adaptiv
1 1 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) HTTP
2 3 (1.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.65%) Oracle Database
2 19 (11.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 19 (11.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (10.24%) Oracle9i Database
4 17 (10.24%) SQL Server
5 15 (9.04%) MySQL
6 14 (8.43%) TKPROF
7 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.01%) Big Data
9 3 (1.81%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.81%) DB2
9 3 (1.81%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 43 (25.90%) Selenium
2 28 (16.87%) JMeter
3 19 (11.45%) JIRA
4 15 (9.04%) WebDriver
5 14 (8.43%) Subversion
6 13 (7.83%) LoadRunner
7 12 (7.23%) HP UFT
8 11 (6.63%) SoapUI
9 10 (6.02%) Cucumber
9 10 (6.02%) NeoLoad
10 9 (5.42%) WinRunner
11 6 (3.61%) JUnit
12 4 (2.41%) Maven
12 4 (2.41%) Git (software)
12 4 (2.41%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.81%) MSTest
13 3 (1.81%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (1.81%) Moq
13 3 (1.81%) NUnit
13 3 (1.81%) Introscope
General
1 44 (26.51%) Finance
2 36 (21.69%) Banking
3 14 (8.43%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.63%) Front Office
5 10 (6.02%) Retail
6 7 (4.22%) Marketing
7 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.41%) Games
9 3 (1.81%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.20%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (32.53%) Developer
2 42 (25.30%) Analyst
3 22 (13.25%) Consultant
4 20 (12.05%) Test Analyst
5 17 (10.24%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (9.64%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.02%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.42%) Test Engineer
9 8 (4.82%) Tester
9 8 (4.82%) QA Engineer
9 8 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Risk Consultant
10 7 (4.22%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.61%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.61%) Senior Manager
11 6 (3.61%) Test Leader
11 6 (3.61%) Automation Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Senior QA Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) QA Automation Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.06%) .NET
2 20 (12.05%) Web Services
2 20 (12.05%) XML
3 16 (9.64%) HTML
4 13 (7.83%) RESTful
5 10 (6.02%) SOAP
6 9 (5.42%) CSS
7 8 (4.82%) WPF
7 8 (4.82%) LINQ
8 6 (3.61%) JSON
8 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.61%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.01%) HTML5
9 5 (3.01%) Task Parallel Library
9 5 (3.01%) Ajax
10 4 (2.41%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.41%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (2.41%) Apache Flex
10 4 (2.41%) jQuery
10 4 (2.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.45%) Market Risk
3 17 (10.24%) Credit Risk
3 17 (10.24%) Data Integration
4 16 (9.64%) GIS
5 12 (7.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (4.82%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (3.61%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.01%) Equities
8 5 (3.01%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.41%) User Experience
9 4 (2.41%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.81%) Semantic Web
10 3 (1.81%) RIA
10 3 (1.81%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.20%) Online Games
11 2 (1.20%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.87%) UNIX
2 11 (6.63%) Linux
3 7 (4.22%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) Android
4 3 (1.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.48%) Regression Testing
2 34 (20.48%) Unit Testing
3 33 (19.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (19.28%) Mentoring
5 30 (18.07%) SDLC
5 30 (18.07%) Performance Testing
6 29 (17.47%) Risk Management
7 28 (16.87%) TDD
8 27 (16.27%) Test Scripting
9 26 (15.66%) Automated Testing
10 22 (13.25%) Coaching
10 22 (13.25%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (10.84%) OO
12 17 (10.24%) Scrum
12 17 (10.24%) BDD
13 16 (9.64%) Test Automation
14 15 (9.04%) Software Testing
14 15 (9.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 59 (35.54%) SQL
2 45 (27.11%) Java
3 33 (19.88%) C#
4 23 (13.86%) PL/SQL
5 20 (12.05%) Shell Script
6 19 (11.45%) JavaScript
7 15 (9.04%) C++
8 10 (6.02%) Groovy
9 9 (5.42%) Python
10 8 (4.82%) C
11 7 (4.22%) PHP
12 5 (3.01%) VBA
13 4 (2.41%) Ruby
14 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.20%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.20%) Perl
15 1 (0.60%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (14.46%) Degree
2 19 (11.45%) ISEB
3 11 (6.63%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.81%) PMP
5 3 (1.81%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.20%) PhD
7 1 (0.60%) ACCA
7 1 (0.60%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (37.35%) QA
2 6 (3.61%) FINREP
3 5 (3.01%) Basel III
3 5 (3.01%) WAI
4 4 (2.41%) Basel II
4 4 (2.41%) COREP
5 3 (1.81%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.20%) MiFID
6 2 (1.20%) Solvency II
6 2 (1.20%) FATCA
6 2 (1.20%) EMIR
7 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Firmware
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (8.43%) Tivoli
1 14 (8.43%) Control-M
2 3 (1.81%) Graphite
3 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (24.10%) Oracle
2 14 (8.43%) Endeca
3 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.01%) SAP
5 3 (1.81%) IBM
5 3 (1.81%) BEA
5 3 (1.81%) ATG
5 3 (1.81%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.81%) hybris
5 3 (1.81%) Splunk
5 3 (1.81%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.60%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.60%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.60%) Perforce
6 1 (0.60%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.60%) Informatica
6 1 (0.60%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.60%) SunGard
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itron Holding France
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £57,680 - £82,400 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £9,000 Flexible Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago