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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 293 299 280
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 33 21 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.17% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.21% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 54
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £44,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
9776 9807 10158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.18% 80.92% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8086 8640 9280
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 46 (66.67%) Finance
2 28 (40.58%) Risk Management
2 28 (40.58%) Banking
3 27 (39.13%) Market Risk
4 20 (28.99%) Credit Risk
5 19 (27.54%) Degree
5 19 (27.54%) SQL
5 19 (27.54%) Investment Banking
6 17 (24.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (23.19%) Python
8 14 (20.29%) C#
8 14 (20.29%) Fixed Income
9 13 (18.84%) Oracle
9 13 (18.84%) Project Management
10 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 11 (15.94%) C++
11 11 (15.94%) .NET
11 11 (15.94%) C
11 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (14.49%) Derivative
12 10 (14.49%) Java
13 9 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (13.04%) Internet
13 9 (13.04%) Maven
13 9 (13.04%) Ruby
13 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
13 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
13 9 (13.04%) TDD
13 9 (13.04%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 9 (13.04%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Adaptiv
2 3 (4.35%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (4.35%) HTTP
3 2 (2.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) LAN
3 2 (2.90%) WAN
4 1 (1.45%) 3G
4 1 (1.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.45%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (13.04%) Maven
2 5 (7.25%) Subversion
2 5 (7.25%) JIRA
3 4 (5.80%) Selenium
4 2 (2.90%) Hudson
4 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) xUnit.net
5 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 46 (66.67%) Finance
2 28 (40.58%) Banking
3 19 (27.54%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Front Office
4 4 (5.80%) Back Office
4 4 (5.80%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (4.35%) French Language
5 3 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Analyst
3 11 (15.94%) Consultant
4 9 (13.04%) C++ Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Technology Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Market Risk Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Quantitative Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Risk Manager
10 2 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Operational Risk Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Production Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Market Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) .NET
2 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.25%) Middleware
2 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (5.80%) REST
3 4 (5.80%) WPF
3 4 (5.80%) Spring Security
3 4 (5.80%) Spring
4 3 (4.35%) JDBC
4 3 (4.35%) JSP
4 3 (4.35%) Servlets
4 3 (4.35%) XML
4 3 (4.35%) XSD
4 3 (4.35%) XSLT
4 3 (4.35%) HTML
4 3 (4.35%) WCF
5 2 (2.90%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.13%) Market Risk
2 20 (28.99%) Credit Risk
3 14 (20.29%) Fixed Income
4 10 (14.49%) Derivative
5 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
6 7 (10.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (10.14%) Equities
6 7 (10.14%) Mathematics
7 5 (7.25%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (4.35%) Economics
9 3 (4.35%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (4.35%) Statistics
10 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) Risk Management
2 17 (24.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (18.84%) Project Management
4 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.04%) TDD
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
5 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 9 (13.04%) Analytics
6 8 (11.59%) Cyber Security
6 8 (11.59%) Data Privacy
6 8 (11.59%) System Testing
6 8 (11.59%) Performance Improvement
6 8 (11.59%) Test Strategy
6 8 (11.59%) Integration Testing
6 8 (11.59%) Test Management
6 8 (11.59%) Security Testing
6 8 (11.59%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) Python
3 14 (20.29%) C#
4 11 (15.94%) C++
4 11 (15.94%) C
5 10 (14.49%) Java
6 9 (13.04%) Ruby
6 9 (13.04%) Groovy
7 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) R
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.90%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (11.59%) CISM
2 8 (11.59%) ISEB
2 8 (11.59%) CISSP
2 8 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.59%) CCNP
3 3 (4.35%) PhD
3 3 (4.35%) PMP
3 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) Basel III
1 8 (11.59%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) CRD IV
3 3 (4.35%) IAS 39
3 3 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (4.35%) EMIR
4 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.90%) SLA
5 1 (1.45%) Basel II
5 1 (1.45%) COREP
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
1 2 (2.90%) Ganglia
1 2 (2.90%) Zenoss
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) SunGard
4 3 (4.35%) Murex
4 3 (4.35%) Calypso
5 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.90%) Google
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