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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 178 167 179
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 7 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.51% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.61% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 21
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,761 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.63% +17.79%
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
2938 3292 3390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.81% 83.41% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2422 2698 2892
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 2015.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) MySQL
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) RESTful
3 18 (85.71%) Use Case
3 18 (85.71%) Marketing
3 18 (85.71%) WAI
3 18 (85.71%) Load Balancing
3 18 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 18 (85.71%) C#
3 18 (85.71%) N-Tier
3 18 (85.71%) HTTP
3 18 (85.71%) RDBMS
3 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 18 (85.71%) CSS
3 18 (85.71%) Web Services
3 18 (85.71%) XML
3 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 18 (85.71%) UML
3 18 (85.71%) OOP
3 18 (85.71%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) MySQL
2 18 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 18 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 18 (85.71%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
2 18 (85.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 18 (85.71%) C# Developer
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
1 19 (90.48%) RESTful
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 18 (85.71%) CSS
2 18 (85.71%) Web Services
2 18 (85.71%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
1 18 (85.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Use Case
1 18 (85.71%) Load Balancing
1 18 (85.71%) UML
1 18 (85.71%) OOP
1 18 (85.71%) OO
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
2 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
2 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
2 1 (4.76%) Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
2 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.76%) TDD
2 1 (4.76%) Data Management
2 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 18 (85.71%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (85.71%) WAI
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator
2 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.76%) Perforce