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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 799 864 855
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -9
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 79 72 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.071% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.100% 0.081% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 68 55 86
Median salary £42,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £89,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -16.88%
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
79080 89101 91294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.26% 87.44% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66390 74452 73759
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +24 30 £45,000 -30.76% 3
North West +19 16 £37,500 -7.97% 2
South West +9 10 £60,000 -
South East +44 7 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Yorkshire +28 7 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £30,625 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 77 (46.11%) SQL
2 66 (39.52%) QA
3 63 (37.72%) Selenium
4 59 (35.33%) SQL Server
5 51 (30.54%) C#
6 49 (29.34%) Regression Testing
7 46 (27.54%) Oracle
8 42 (25.15%) Automated Testing
9 40 (23.95%) Test Automation
10 38 (22.75%) Functional Testing
10 38 (22.75%) .NET
11 34 (20.36%) Windows
11 34 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (19.76%) Java
13 32 (19.16%) JavaScript
13 32 (19.16%) Finance
13 32 (19.16%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (18.56%) Performance Testing
14 31 (18.56%) OO
15 28 (16.77%) Microsoft
15 28 (16.77%) Windows Server
16 27 (16.17%) Unix
17 26 (15.57%) System Testing
17 26 (15.57%) Non-Functional Testing
17 26 (15.57%) Enterprise Software
18 25 (14.97%) WebDriver
18 25 (14.97%) Validation
19 24 (14.37%) MySQL
19 24 (14.37%) ASP.NET
19 24 (14.37%) HP

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 13 (7.78%) WebLogic
2 9 (5.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.99%) Apache
4 4 (2.40%) CICS
5 3 (1.80%) IIS
5 3 (1.80%) JBoss
5 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.60%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.60%) Misys Midas
1 1 (0.60%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) SaaS
2 3 (1.80%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.98%) HTTP
2 6 (3.59%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.40%) Firewall
3 4 (2.40%) FTP
3 4 (2.40%) SAN
4 2 (1.20%) LDAP
5 1 (0.60%) DHCP
5 1 (0.60%) DNS
5 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (35.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.37%) MySQL
3 15 (8.98%) RDBMS
3 15 (8.98%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.40%) DB2
5 4 (2.40%) MS Access
6 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.60%) QlikView
7 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 63 (37.72%) Selenium
2 25 (14.97%) WebDriver
3 20 (11.98%) Jenkins
4 17 (10.18%) LoadRunner
5 16 (9.58%) Cucumber
5 16 (9.58%) JUnit
6 15 (8.98%) FitNesse
6 15 (8.98%) Hudson
6 15 (8.98%) SoapUI
7 14 (8.38%) NeoLoad
8 13 (7.78%) JIRA
9 12 (7.19%) HP UFT
9 12 (7.19%) JMeter
9 12 (7.19%) MSTest
10 10 (5.99%) Visual Studio
11 9 (5.39%) eggPlant
11 9 (5.39%) Git (software)
12 6 (3.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (2.99%) Fiddler
14 4 (2.40%) Firebug
General
1 32 (19.16%) Finance
2 17 (10.18%) Banking
2 17 (10.18%) Marketing
3 12 (7.19%) Financial Institution
4 11 (6.59%) Legal
5 8 (4.79%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.19%) Front Office
7 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (23.95%) Analyst
2 31 (18.56%) Developer
3 29 (17.37%) Tester
4 23 (13.77%) Test Analyst
5 20 (11.98%) .NET Developer
6 19 (11.38%) C# Developer
7 18 (10.78%) Test Engineer
8 16 (9.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (9.58%) QA Analyst
9 15 (8.98%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (8.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (8.98%) QA Test Analyst
10 14 (8.38%) QA Tester
11 13 (7.78%) Backup Engineer
12 12 (7.19%) Automation Tester
12 12 (7.19%) QA Automation Tester
12 12 (7.19%) QA Engineer
12 12 (7.19%) Selenium Tester
13 11 (6.59%) Agile Tester
13 11 (6.59%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.75%) .NET
2 24 (14.37%) ASP.NET
3 22 (13.17%) XML
4 20 (11.98%) SOAP
4 20 (11.98%) Web Services
5 16 (9.58%) HTML
5 16 (9.58%) RESTful
6 15 (8.98%) CSS
7 10 (5.99%) Middleware
7 10 (5.99%) Spring
8 9 (5.39%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.99%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (2.40%) WCF
10 4 (2.40%) WPF
11 3 (1.80%) Autofac
11 3 (1.80%) Ninject
11 3 (1.80%) Unity DI Container
12 2 (1.20%) Ajax
13 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.60%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.57%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.58%) Client/Server
4 15 (8.98%) Credit Risk
4 15 (8.98%) N-Tier
5 12 (7.19%) Virtual Team
6 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
7 10 (5.99%) Clustering
7 10 (5.99%) Derivative
7 10 (5.99%) Mathematics
8 9 (5.39%) Market Risk
9 5 (2.99%) Driving Licence
10 4 (2.40%) Fixed Income
10 4 (2.40%) Mainframe
10 4 (2.40%) Physics
10 4 (2.40%) VSAM
11 3 (1.80%) Equities
11 3 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.80%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.36%) Windows
2 28 (16.77%) Windows Server
3 27 (16.17%) Unix
4 16 (9.58%) Linux
5 13 (7.78%) Android
5 13 (7.78%) Apple iOS
6 11 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.34%) Regression Testing
2 42 (25.15%) Automated Testing
3 40 (23.95%) Test Automation
4 38 (22.75%) Functional Testing
5 34 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (19.16%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (18.56%) OO
7 31 (18.56%) Performance Testing
8 26 (15.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 26 (15.57%) System Testing
9 25 (14.97%) Validation
10 24 (14.37%) Automation Testing
11 23 (13.77%) Scrum
12 21 (12.57%) Integration Testing
13 20 (11.98%) Kanban
13 20 (11.98%) Software Testing
14 19 (11.38%) Scalability Testing
14 19 (11.38%) Test Scripting
15 17 (10.18%) Unit Testing
15 17 (10.18%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 77 (46.11%) SQL
2 51 (30.54%) C#
3 33 (19.76%) Java
4 32 (19.16%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.98%) PHP
6 14 (8.38%) Groovy
7 13 (7.78%) Python
7 13 (7.78%) Ruby
8 10 (5.99%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.39%) C++
10 8 (4.79%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.79%) VB.NET
11 7 (4.19%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.99%) Perl
13 4 (2.40%) COBOL
13 4 (2.40%) JCL
14 3 (1.80%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.80%) R
14 3 (1.80%) VBScript
15 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) Degree
2 8 (4.79%) ISEB
3 3 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.60%) PhD
5 1 (0.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (39.52%) QA
2 15 (8.98%) WAI
3 9 (5.39%) Section 508
4 8 (4.79%) SDET
5 3 (1.80%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.80%) MiFID
6 2 (1.20%) Basel III
7 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.78%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.39%) HP SIM
3 4 (2.40%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.60%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.60%) Control-M
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 46 (27.54%) Oracle
2 28 (16.77%) Microsoft
3 24 (14.37%) HP
4 14 (8.38%) VMware
5 13 (7.78%) NetApp
5 13 (7.78%) Symantec
6 11 (6.59%) Red Hat
7 9 (5.39%) Veeam
8 5 (2.99%) Cognizant
9 4 (2.40%) Sybase
10 1 (0.60%) ATG
10 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.60%) Borland
10 1 (0.60%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.60%) IBM
10 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.60%) Remedy
10 1 (0.60%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DreamTek
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: bonus and full benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago