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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 778 726 734
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +8
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 87 138 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 81 90 105
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.35%
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
85300 82408 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.36% 81.93% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70869 66754 73764
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 -39 40 £65,000 -7.14% 6
North West -3 17 £37,500 -6.25% 2
South East -41 14 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Yorkshire -11 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
South West -8 3 £50,000 -25.92%
West Midlands -24 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (52.66%) SQL
2 98 (52.13%) Finance
3 58 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (27.13%) C#
5 49 (26.06%) Degree
6 45 (23.94%) Banking
7 43 (22.87%) Credit Risk
8 42 (22.34%) SQL Server
9 39 (20.74%) Windows
10 38 (20.21%) Risk Management
11 37 (19.68%) Java
11 37 (19.68%) OO
11 37 (19.68%) Market Risk
12 34 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (15.96%) .NET
13 30 (15.96%) Performance Testing
14 29 (15.43%) Oracle
15 26 (13.83%) C++
15 26 (13.83%) QA
16 23 (12.23%) N-Tier
16 23 (12.23%) Microsoft
17 22 (11.70%) UNIX
17 22 (11.70%) Software Testing
17 22 (11.70%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (11.70%) System Testing
17 22 (11.70%) Oracle Database
17 22 (11.70%) Mentoring
18 21 (11.17%) ISEB
19 20 (10.64%) ISTQB
19 20 (10.64%) Integration Testing

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (6.91%) SAS
2 12 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.85%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.32%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.19%) IIS
5 6 (3.19%) Apache
6 4 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (3.72%) MS Office
1 7 (3.72%) MS Excel
1 7 (3.72%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 6 (3.19%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (3.19%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (3.19%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (3.19%) Adaptiv
2 4 (2.13%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.19%) Office 365
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.06%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.98%) WAN
1 15 (7.98%) HTTP
2 14 (7.45%) LAN
3 11 (5.85%) Firewall
4 7 (3.72%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (3.72%) SAN
5 6 (3.19%) NAS
5 6 (3.19%) NetScaler
6 5 (2.66%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.13%) DNS
7 4 (2.13%) Internet
8 2 (1.06%) Intranet
9 1 (0.53%) MPLS
9 1 (0.53%) BGP
9 1 (0.53%) L2TP
9 1 (0.53%) RTCP
9 1 (0.53%) RTP
9 1 (0.53%) H.323
9 1 (0.53%) SMS
9 1 (0.53%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.34%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.70%) Oracle Database
3 19 (10.11%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.51%) MySQL
5 13 (6.91%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.26%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.60%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.53%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 18 (9.57%) JIRA
2 16 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.26%) Subversion
4 7 (3.72%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (3.19%) Selenium
6 4 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.13%) Hudson
6 4 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.06%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.53%) Maven
8 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 98 (52.13%) Finance
2 45 (23.94%) Banking
3 19 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 17 (9.04%) Investment Banking
5 16 (8.51%) Front Office
5 16 (8.51%) Retail
6 15 (7.98%) Marketing
7 9 (4.79%) Back Office
8 4 (2.13%) Legal
9 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.53%) French Language
11 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (28.72%) Analyst
2 35 (18.62%) Developer
3 24 (12.77%) Test Analyst
4 18 (9.57%) C# Developer
5 17 (9.04%) .NET Developer
6 16 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (7.98%) Tester
8 11 (5.85%) Market Risk Analyst
8 11 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (5.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (4.79%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.79%) Consultant
10 7 (3.72%) Test Manager
10 7 (3.72%) Support Manager
10 7 (3.72%) Risk Manager
10 7 (3.72%) Risk Analyst
10 7 (3.72%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 7 (3.72%) Risk Consultant
11 6 (3.19%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 6 (3.19%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.96%) .NET
2 19 (10.11%) ASP.NET
3 17 (9.04%) Web Services
3 17 (9.04%) HTML
4 13 (6.91%) XML
4 13 (6.91%) CSS
5 11 (5.85%) RESTful
6 10 (5.32%) J2EE
6 10 (5.32%) .NET Framework
7 9 (4.79%) Middleware
8 8 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.19%) EDI
9 6 (3.19%) JDBC
10 5 (2.66%) WPF
11 4 (2.13%) JSP
11 4 (2.13%) Servlets
12 3 (1.60%) WinForms
12 3 (1.60%) WCF
13 2 (1.06%) Swing
13 2 (1.06%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.87%) Credit Risk
2 37 (19.68%) Market Risk
3 34 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (12.23%) N-Tier
5 16 (8.51%) Mathematics
6 15 (7.98%) Derivative
7 14 (7.45%) Statistics
8 11 (5.85%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (4.79%) Management Information System
10 8 (4.26%) Hedge funds
10 8 (4.26%) Computer Science
11 6 (3.19%) Replication
11 6 (3.19%) Clustering
12 5 (2.66%) Fixed Income
12 5 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
13 4 (2.13%) User Experience
14 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
14 2 (1.06%) Equities
14 2 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.74%) Windows
2 22 (11.70%) UNIX
3 14 (7.45%) Linux
4 10 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.19%) AIX
6 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.21%) Risk Management
3 37 (19.68%) OO
4 30 (15.96%) Performance Testing
5 22 (11.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (11.70%) Software Testing
5 22 (11.70%) System Testing
5 22 (11.70%) Mentoring
6 20 (10.64%) Manual Testing
6 20 (10.64%) Integration Testing
7 18 (9.57%) Project Management
8 17 (9.04%) Regression Testing
8 17 (9.04%) ITIL
8 17 (9.04%) Test Scripting
8 17 (9.04%) Load Balancing
9 16 (8.51%) Analytics
10 15 (7.98%) Coaching
10 15 (7.98%) UML
11 13 (6.91%) Workflow
11 13 (6.91%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 99 (52.66%) SQL
2 51 (27.13%) C#
3 37 (19.68%) Java
4 26 (13.83%) C++
5 14 (7.45%) Python
6 12 (6.38%) Perl
7 11 (5.85%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.79%) VBA
9 7 (3.72%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.19%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.66%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.60%) Ruby
13 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.53%) Groovy
14 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.53%) C
14 1 (0.53%) VBScript
14 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (26.06%) Degree
2 21 (11.17%) ISEB
3 20 (10.64%) ISTQB
4 14 (7.45%) PhD
5 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) CCNA
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.83%) QA
2 11 (5.85%) WAI
3 7 (3.72%) Basel II
4 5 (2.66%) SLA
5 2 (1.06%) Basel III
5 2 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.53%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.53%) COREP
6 1 (0.53%) IAS 39
System Software
1 8 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.19%) XenDesktop
2 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) Nagios
1 4 (2.13%) Ganglia
1 4 (2.13%) Zenoss
1 4 (2.13%) Puppet
2 2 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (15.43%) Oracle
2 23 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.79%) Cisco
4 8 (4.26%) VMware
5 7 (3.72%) Sybase
5 7 (3.72%) Citrix
5 7 (3.72%) Juniper
5 7 (3.72%) F5
6 6 (3.19%) AppDynamics
6 6 (3.19%) IBM
6 6 (3.19%) SunGard
6 6 (3.19%) HP
6 6 (3.19%) EMC
6 6 (3.19%) NetApp
6 6 (3.19%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.19%) JD Edwards
6 6 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.66%) Teradata
7 5 (2.66%) Mitel
7 5 (2.66%) Netezza
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
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