The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - 227 220
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.052% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.060% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5356 4966 4573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.59% 85.98% 83.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4147 4100 3825
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Stress Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA