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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 216 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.093% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +12.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Birmingham +8 2 - -
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Groovy
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Streaming Media
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) WAI

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Orchard CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Streaming Media
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore