The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 191 185 164
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 1 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.23% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +12.00%
Stress Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3331 3408 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.59% 83.92% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2738 2630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
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 Manchester

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

Stress Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the Manchester 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
Cheadle - 1 £37,500 -
Stress Testing
North West

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) CRUD
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) WAI
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago