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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 435 445 432
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 4 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.057% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.071% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 11
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +25.00%
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
17218 18309 17003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.88% 80.64% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13977 14392 13857
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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
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 29 July 2015. 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 +7 3 £32,500 -35.00%
Berkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) ISEB
1 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Credit Risk
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) SAS
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) CCNP
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
5 2 (15.38%) PPP
5 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) PPP
1 2 (15.38%) SNMP
1 2 (15.38%) MPLS
1 2 (15.38%) BGP
1 2 (15.38%) L2TP
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) IPsec
1 2 (15.38%) xDSL
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Credit Risk
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
1 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Mitel
3 1 (7.69%) Panasonic
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago