The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 286 305 308
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 15 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.28% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 16
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
Stress Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8225 9878 9780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.86% 83.08% 82.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7055 8202 8619
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 City of London

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 17 (62.96%) JMeter
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Selenium
4 12 (44.44%) Banking
5 11 (40.74%) WebDriver
6 9 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 9 (33.33%) WinRunner
7 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
8 7 (25.93%) HP UFT
8 7 (25.93%) LoadRunner
8 7 (25.93%) Web Services
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) Load Testing
9 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
10 5 (18.52%) Test Management
10 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
10 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
10 5 (18.52%) SOAP
10 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
10 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
11 4 (14.81%) Scrum
11 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
11 4 (14.81%) C#
11 4 (14.81%) Java
11 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (14.81%) JIRA
11 4 (14.81%) WPF
11 4 (14.81%) QA
12 3 (11.11%) Open Source

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) HipChat
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adaptiv
1 1 (3.70%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) JMeter
2 13 (48.15%) Selenium
3 11 (40.74%) WebDriver
4 9 (33.33%) WinRunner
5 7 (25.93%) HP UFT
5 7 (25.93%) LoadRunner
6 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
7 4 (14.81%) JIRA
8 3 (11.11%) Introscope
9 2 (7.41%) NUnit
9 2 (7.41%) MSTest
9 2 (7.41%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (7.41%) Moq
10 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Test Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Test Leader
4 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Audit Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Hyperion Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) SOAP
3 4 (14.81%) WPF
4 2 (7.41%) Ninject
4 2 (7.41%) Autofac
4 2 (7.41%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) WinForms
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Semantic Web
2 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.41%) Equities
3 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Test Management
5 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) Greeks
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) API Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Graphite
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SunGard
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £57,680 - £82,400 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago