The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 224 245 197
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -48
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 17 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.097% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.12% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 22
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £38,500 £39,800
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5958 5926 4515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.73% 82.53% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4892 4591 3531
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Stress Testing
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire - 16 £42,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +5 1 - -
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 26 (83.87%) Mentoring
2 23 (74.19%) Regression Testing
3 22 (70.97%) QA
4 21 (67.74%) Unit Testing
4 21 (67.74%) SQL
5 20 (64.52%) Oracle
5 20 (64.52%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (61.29%) Coaching
7 18 (58.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (54.84%) Data Integration
8 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database
8 17 (54.84%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (54.84%) Shell Script
8 17 (54.84%) PL/SQL
8 17 (54.84%) UNIX
8 17 (54.84%) Oracle9i Database
8 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 16 (51.61%) GIS
10 14 (45.16%) Subversion
10 14 (45.16%) Tivoli
10 14 (45.16%) Control-M
10 14 (45.16%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (45.16%) TKPROF
10 14 (45.16%) Endeca
11 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (32.26%) XML
13 9 (29.03%) Java
14 8 (25.81%) TDD
14 8 (25.81%) JMeter

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (9.68%) WebLogic
1 3 (9.68%) JBoss
1 3 (9.68%) Apache
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.68%) iPlanet
1 3 (9.68%) ATG Dynamo
1 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle9i Database
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database 10g
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database 11g
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database
2 14 (45.16%) TKPROF
2 14 (45.16%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (19.35%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Subversion
2 8 (25.81%) JMeter
3 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.13%) NeoLoad
4 5 (16.13%) Selenium
5 3 (9.68%) JUnit
6 2 (6.45%) Behat
7 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (9.68%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (16.13%) QA Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior QA Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) QA Automation Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) XML
2 5 (16.13%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Flex
4 3 (9.68%) LAMP
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) .NET
4 3 (9.68%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) Dojo
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (54.84%) Data Integration
3 16 (51.61%) GIS
4 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 3 (9.68%) RIA
5 2 (6.45%) Online Games
5 2 (6.45%) User Experience
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.23%) Blog
6 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) UNIX
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Mentoring
2 23 (74.19%) Regression Testing
3 21 (67.74%) Unit Testing
4 19 (61.29%) Coaching
5 18 (58.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (54.84%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) TDD
8 8 (25.81%) BDD
9 5 (16.13%) Scrum
10 4 (12.90%) SDLC
11 3 (9.68%) Open Source
11 3 (9.68%) Kanban
11 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.68%) Test Management
11 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
11 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
11 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 2 (6.45%) Validation
12 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) Shell Script
2 17 (54.84%) PL/SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (70.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Tivoli
1 14 (45.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle
2 14 (45.16%) Endeca
3 3 (9.68%) hybris
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) BEA
3 3 (9.68%) ATG
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