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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 719 695 650
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -45
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 127 155 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 110 112 148
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
81037 81000 77589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.86% 82.39% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 66627 65196 65122
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +2.70%
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 £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 5 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 5 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 +28 64 £54,500 -16.15% 27
Yorkshire +7 18 £45,000 +40.62% 4
North West +8 17 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South East -51 14 £27,000 -46.00% 1
East of England +8 9 £41,500 -28.44%
West Midlands -28 3 £40,000 -23.80% 2
South West -33 2 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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 99 (48.06%) Finance
2 88 (42.72%) SQL
3 53 (25.73%) Degree
4 52 (25.24%) C#
5 47 (22.82%) Banking
5 47 (22.82%) SQL Server
6 43 (20.87%) Windows
7 40 (19.42%) OO
7 40 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
8 39 (18.93%) N-Tier
9 38 (18.45%) Oracle
10 35 (16.99%) QA
11 33 (16.02%) Credit Risk
11 33 (16.02%) Java
11 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
12 31 (15.05%) C++
12 31 (15.05%) Web Services
12 31 (15.05%) Telecoms
12 31 (15.05%) Oracle Database
13 30 (14.56%) Performance Testing
13 30 (14.56%) .NET
14 29 (14.08%) Risk Management
15 26 (12.62%) Retail
15 26 (12.62%) Manual Testing
16 25 (12.14%) Analytics
16 25 (12.14%) ISEB
17 24 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
18 23 (11.17%) Regression Testing
19 22 (10.68%) HTTP

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 13 (6.31%) SAS
2 9 (4.37%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.37%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.91%) IIS
5 5 (2.43%) Apache
6 4 (1.94%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.94%) Confluence
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle BPEL
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (3.40%) MS Excel
1 7 (3.40%) MS Office
2 6 (2.91%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 15 (7.28%) Oracle Payables
1 15 (7.28%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (5.83%) Oracle General Ledger
2 12 (5.83%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (1.94%) SalesLogix
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.97%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.49%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.68%) HTTP
2 13 (6.31%) WAN
3 12 (5.83%) Firewall
4 10 (4.85%) LAN
5 9 (4.37%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.91%) SAN
6 6 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (2.43%) Wireshark
8 4 (1.94%) Internet
8 4 (1.94%) MPLS
8 4 (1.94%) L2TP
8 4 (1.94%) BGP
8 4 (1.94%) DNS
8 4 (1.94%) PPP
8 4 (1.94%) SNMP
8 4 (1.94%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.94%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.94%) IPsec
8 4 (1.94%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.82%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.05%) Oracle Database
3 22 (10.68%) Relational Database
4 19 (9.22%) MySQL
4 19 (9.22%) RDBMS
4 19 (9.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (5.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.43%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.46%) TKPROF
10 3 (1.46%) Big Data
10 3 (1.46%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.19%) Selenium
2 12 (5.83%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (5.83%) JMeter
3 10 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.85%) WebDriver
3 10 (4.85%) JIRA
4 9 (4.37%) TestNG
4 9 (4.37%) JUnit
5 5 (2.43%) Subversion
6 3 (1.46%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.49%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.49%) WATIR
8 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.49%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.49%) Moq
8 1 (0.49%) Hudson
General
1 99 (48.06%) Finance
2 47 (22.82%) Banking
3 31 (15.05%) Telecoms
4 26 (12.62%) Retail
5 19 (9.22%) Marketing
6 11 (5.34%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.91%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.43%) Front Office
9 4 (1.94%) Legal
10 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (26.21%) Analyst
2 48 (23.30%) Developer
3 30 (14.56%) Test Analyst
4 24 (11.65%) C# Developer
5 23 (11.17%) Tester
6 22 (10.68%) .NET Developer
7 21 (10.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (8.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (8.74%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (8.74%) Consultant
9 14 (6.80%) Risk Analyst
10 11 (5.34%) Risk Consultant
11 10 (4.85%) Non-Functional Tester
12 9 (4.37%) SQL Developer
12 9 (4.37%) Performance Tester
13 7 (3.40%) Market Risk Analyst
13 7 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (3.40%) Business Analyst
14 6 (2.91%) Implementation Consultant
14 6 (2.91%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.05%) Web Services
2 30 (14.56%) .NET
3 21 (10.19%) ASP.NET
4 19 (9.22%) HTML
4 19 (9.22%) RESTful
5 18 (8.74%) CSS
5 18 (8.74%) XML
6 16 (7.77%) J2EE
7 12 (5.83%) EDI
8 5 (2.43%) WCF
8 5 (2.43%) WPF
9 4 (1.94%) Middleware
10 3 (1.46%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.97%) Swing
11 2 (0.97%) JDBC
11 2 (0.97%) WinForms
11 2 (0.97%) XMPP
11 2 (0.97%) Regular Expression
12 1 (0.49%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (18.93%) N-Tier
3 33 (16.02%) Credit Risk
4 21 (10.19%) Market Risk
5 19 (9.22%) Computer Science
5 19 (9.22%) Mathematics
6 18 (8.74%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (7.28%) Statistics
8 10 (4.85%) Derivative
9 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
9 8 (3.88%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.94%) Replication
10 4 (1.94%) Clustering
11 3 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.46%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.46%) GIS
12 2 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.97%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.97%) Economics
12 2 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.87%) Windows
2 20 (9.71%) UNIX
3 9 (4.37%) Linux
4 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.94%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.42%) OO
1 40 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (14.56%) Performance Testing
3 29 (14.08%) Risk Management
4 26 (12.62%) Manual Testing
5 25 (12.14%) Analytics
6 24 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (11.17%) Regression Testing
8 22 (10.68%) ITIL
8 22 (10.68%) SOA
8 22 (10.68%) Load Balancing
9 21 (10.19%) Use Case
9 21 (10.19%) UML
9 21 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (9.22%) OOP
10 19 (9.22%) Software Testing
10 19 (9.22%) Software Architecture
10 19 (9.22%) System Testing
11 17 (8.25%) Integration Testing
12 16 (7.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 88 (42.72%) SQL
2 52 (25.24%) C#
3 33 (16.02%) Java
4 31 (15.05%) C++
5 19 (9.22%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.28%) Python
7 12 (5.83%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.37%) C
8 9 (4.37%) Perl
9 8 (3.88%) VBA
10 6 (2.91%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.43%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.46%) Ruby
12 3 (1.46%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.97%) VBScript
13 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (25.73%) Degree
2 25 (12.14%) ISEB
3 19 (9.22%) ISTQB
4 13 (6.31%) PhD
5 4 (1.94%) CCNP
5 4 (1.94%) CCNA
5 4 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.94%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.46%) VCP4
7 2 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.97%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) CIMA
8 1 (0.49%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.49%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.99%) QA
2 18 (8.74%) WAI
3 8 (3.88%) Basel II
4 4 (1.94%) SLA
4 4 (1.94%) FINREP
5 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.91%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.94%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.40%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.46%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.46%) Control-M
3 2 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.49%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.49%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
4 1 (0.49%) nmon
4 1 (0.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (18.45%) Oracle
2 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.31%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (5.83%) JD Edwards
5 11 (5.34%) Cisco
6 9 (4.37%) Sybase
7 8 (3.88%) Juniper
7 8 (3.88%) F5
8 7 (3.40%) Netezza
8 7 (3.40%) Teradata
9 6 (2.91%) HP
9 6 (2.91%) VMware
9 6 (2.91%) Mitel
10 5 (2.43%) EMC
10 5 (2.43%) Citrix
10 5 (2.43%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.43%) IBM
11 4 (1.94%) NetApp
11 4 (1.94%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.94%) AppDynamics
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £35000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Volt
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% Bonus, pension, health
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Extensive flexible benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Extensive flexible benefits
Posted: 15 days ago