The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 158 176 118
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -58
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 3 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.093% 0.16% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.19% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 30
Average salary £35,750 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.05% -3.94%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%
Stress Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2801 3180 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.23% 87.08% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 2567 1756
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Leeds region.

Stress Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 14 (82.35%) Retail
2 14 (82.35%) Finance
3 13 (76.47%) N-Tier
3 13 (76.47%) SOA
3 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
3 13 (76.47%) Banking
3 13 (76.47%) Software Architecture
4 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
5 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) C++
7 2 (11.76%) MySQL
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Test Management
7 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) Scala
8 1 (5.88%) Hadoop

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) ATG Dynamo
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
1 1 (5.88%) iPlanet
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Impala
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) JMeter
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 14 (82.35%) Retail
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
2 13 (76.47%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Tester
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Tester
3 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) N-Tier
2 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) RIA
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) SOA
1 13 (76.47%) Software Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) hybris
2 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.88%) ATG
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) BEA