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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 227 234 224
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.035% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.040% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Median salary £31,250 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
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
5075 4996 4508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.33% 87.04% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3998 4069 3734
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Birmingham -13 4 £30,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £31,500 -
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Kanban
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio Team System
1 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) QA Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft