The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 142 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £27,000 £24,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,761 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-16.22% +17.79%
Stress Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1950 1851 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.05% 75.67% 68.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1360 1142
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 Reading

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (57.14%) PPP
2 4 (57.14%) SNMP
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) L2TP
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) xDSL
2 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) WFM
4 1 (14.29%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) GGSN
4 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
1 4 (57.14%) PPP
1 4 (57.14%) SNMP
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) BGP
1 4 (57.14%) L2TP
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) IPsec
1 4 (57.14%) xDSL
2 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 1 (14.29%) GGSN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (14.29%) RTCP
2 1 (14.29%) RTP
2 1 (14.29%) H.323
2 1 (14.29%) SMS
2 1 (14.29%) 3GPP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) WFM
2 1 (14.29%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Iperf
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Panasonic
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Empirix
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft