The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stress Testing
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 184 196
Rank change year-on-year +26 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.20% 0.15% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.17% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £19,250 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.87% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  

Stress Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2645 2885 3184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.15% 84.75% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2526 2636
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,410 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Stress Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Stress Testing in Hampshire

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Stress Testing in Hampshire

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Stress Testing in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Stress Testing in Hampshire

Stress Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 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
Fleet -2 3 £49,000 +22.50%
Southampton - 1 £18,750 -
Winchester - 1 £19,250 -
Stress Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 9 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) JBoss
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
3 6 (46.15%) Perl
3 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) BCP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) Security Hardening
5 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Server Hardening
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing

Stress Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (46.15%) JBoss
1 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Infor CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) LDAP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) IMAP
4 1 (7.69%) POP3
4 1 (7.69%) SMTP
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) NeoLoad
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Middleware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Metering Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) JMS
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) ODBC
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) BCP
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Security Hardening
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Server Hardening
6 2 (15.38%) B2B
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (23.08%) Nagios
3 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 2 (15.38%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) TOWER Software