Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Stress Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Stress Testing over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stress Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 354 350 369
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 11 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.088% 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.13% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 9
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £41,075 £50,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.82% +8.33% -

Stress Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,095 10,916 12,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.04% 89.33% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8,456 8,797 10,341
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Stress Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Stress Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Stress Testing in the East of England

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing in the East of England.

Salary trend for Stress Testing in the East of England

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Stress Testing in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Stress Testing in the East of England

Stress Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -26 2 £27,500 -4.35%
Stress Testing
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
3 9 (81.82%) BDD
3 9 (81.82%) Python
4 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
5 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
5 7 (63.64%) Gherkin
5 7 (63.64%) SDLC
5 7 (63.64%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 7 (63.64%) Degree
5 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (63.64%) Test Management
5 7 (63.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
6 6 (54.55%) System Testing
6 6 (54.55%) Wireless
6 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (27.27%) Java
8 3 (27.27%) JIRA
9 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (18.18%) API Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
9 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Scalability Testing
10 1 (9.09%) TypeScript

Stress Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
6 1 (9.09%) JMeter
6 1 (9.09%) Protractor
6 1 (9.09%) Travis CI
6 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) Test Management
4 6 (54.55%) System Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) API Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) Scalability Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Kotlin
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB