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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 134 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 7 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £27,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +31.57%
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
1912 1763 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.81% 78.39% 73.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1331 1189
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 March 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 Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
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%) SMS
2 1 (14.29%) 3GPP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 1 (14.29%) GGSN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) RTCP
2 1 (14.29%) RTP
2 1 (14.29%) H.323
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%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
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%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
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%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier 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
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
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
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Empirix
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Panasonic
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft