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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 419 458 435
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -23
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 14 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.010% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.011% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 23
Median salary £35,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,250 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
15750 17473 19326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.67% 85.01% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13128 13846 15463
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +37 12 £35,000 -17.64%
East Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 13 (56.52%) Software Testing
2 12 (52.17%) QA
2 12 (52.17%) Integration Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Functional Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Regression Testing
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (43.48%) Black-Box Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (39.13%) NeoLoad
5 9 (39.13%) Selenium
6 8 (34.78%) Data Validation
6 8 (34.78%) Validation
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 4 (17.39%) MS Office
9 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (17.39%) Banking
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
9 4 (17.39%) JIRA
9 4 (17.39%) Release Management
9 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
9 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
9 4 (17.39%) Case Management
9 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
9 4 (17.39%) QA Automation
10 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
10 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VLAN
1 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
1 2 (8.70%) ZigBee
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) NeoLoad
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
1 13 (56.52%) Test Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) QA Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) QA Automation Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.70%) BSS Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Support
6 2 (8.70%) OSS Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior BSS Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Software Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Functional Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Integration Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Regression Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Black-Box Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Data Validation
4 8 (34.78%) Validation
5 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Case Management
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
6 4 (17.39%) QA Automation
6 4 (17.39%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) V-Model
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft