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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 434 454 459
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 12 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.019% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.022% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 12
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £36,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -17.22%
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
15864 17810 18887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.15% 85.53% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13336 14404 14877
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 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 - 7 £35,000 -
Berkshire +8 3 £22,500 -30.76%
Surrey +23 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 20 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 18 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 17 (60.71%) Functional Testing
4 16 (57.14%) QA
5 14 (50.00%) Selenium
5 14 (50.00%) Integration Testing
6 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
7 12 (42.86%) NeoLoad
7 12 (42.86%) Black-Box Testing
7 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (35.71%) Data Validation
8 10 (35.71%) Validation
9 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) Windows
10 6 (21.43%) Linux
10 6 (21.43%) JIRA
10 6 (21.43%) Defect Management
11 5 (17.86%) QA Automation
11 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (17.86%) Banking
12 4 (14.29%) Retail
12 4 (14.29%) Unix
12 4 (14.29%) MS Office
12 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
12 4 (14.29%) SQL
12 4 (14.29%) Release Management
12 4 (14.29%) Requirements Management
12 4 (14.29%) Smart Meter

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) VLAN
1 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
1 2 (7.14%) ZigBee
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Selenium
2 12 (42.86%) NeoLoad
3 6 (21.43%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (7.14%) TestNG
5 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.57%) JMeter
6 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
1 14 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) QA Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) QA Test Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) QA Automation Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.71%) Tester
7 2 (7.14%) BSS Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Support
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) OSS Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior BSS Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior OSS Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 18 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 17 (60.71%) Functional Testing
4 14 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 12 (42.86%) Black-Box Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Data Validation
6 10 (35.71%) Validation
7 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (21.43%) Defect Management
9 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
9 5 (17.86%) QA Automation
10 4 (14.29%) Case Management
10 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 4 (14.29%) Release Management
10 4 (14.29%) Requirements Management
11 3 (10.71%) Scalability Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Scrum
11 3 (10.71%) SDLC
11 3 (10.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (57.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Borland
2 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) VMware