The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 427 408 440
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +32
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 14 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.064% 0.20% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.25% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 12
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +43.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £37,008 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Stress Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17474 17251 18069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.97% 79.67% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13945 13716 15547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Stress Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Surrey -10 5 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hampshire -23 5 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 2 £30,250 -5.46% 1
Berkshire -15 2 £36,500 -2.83%
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) CRM
4 5 (25.00%) Mitel
4 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (20.00%) DNS
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) L2TP
4 1 (5.00%) RTCP
4 1 (5.00%) RTP
4 1 (5.00%) H.323
4 1 (5.00%) SMS
4 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.00%) PPP
4 1 (5.00%) SNMP
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Web Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Technology Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Web Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.00%) Replication
5 1 (5.00%) Statistics
5 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Network Management
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Mitel
2 4 (20.00%) SonicWALL
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Compuware
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Empirix
5 1 (5.00%) Panasonic
5 1 (5.00%) F5
Aldershot
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 days ago