The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 169 164 176
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 13 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.43% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.55% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 1
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3182 3269 2941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.60% 78.56% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2568 2815 2569
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Stress Testing
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (90.63%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) ASP.NET
2 29 (90.63%) JavaScript
2 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
2 29 (90.63%) Web Services
2 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
3 24 (75.00%) Windows
4 22 (68.75%) SQL
4 22 (68.75%) XML
4 22 (68.75%) RDBMS
4 22 (68.75%) Relational Database
5 19 (59.38%) HTTP
5 19 (59.38%) MySQL
5 19 (59.38%) UML
5 19 (59.38%) OOP
5 19 (59.38%) OO
5 19 (59.38%) N-Tier
5 19 (59.38%) Use Case
5 19 (59.38%) WAI
5 19 (59.38%) Load Balancing
5 19 (59.38%) RESTful
5 19 (59.38%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (53.13%) Marketing
7 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 10 (31.25%) NHibernate
7 10 (31.25%) RFID
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) HTTP
2 10 (31.25%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) RDBMS
2 22 (68.75%) Relational Database
3 19 (59.38%) MySQL
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
5 5 (15.63%) RavenDB
5 5 (15.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (53.13%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) .NET Developer
2 19 (59.38%) C# Developer
2 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (59.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (59.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Quality Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Data Quality Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 29 (90.63%) ASP.NET
2 29 (90.63%) Web Services
3 22 (68.75%) XML
4 19 (59.38%) RESTful
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (31.25%) HTML5
5 10 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (31.25%) CSS3
5 10 (31.25%) NHibernate
5 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (15.63%) SOAP
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (15.63%) Kendo UI
6 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (15.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) N-Tier
1 19 (59.38%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.63%) Social Media
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) UML
1 19 (59.38%) OOP
1 19 (59.38%) OO
1 19 (59.38%) Load Balancing
1 19 (59.38%) Use Case
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
4 3 (9.38%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma
4 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.38%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
1 29 (90.63%) JavaScript
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (59.38%) WAI
2 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft