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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 296 311 299
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 11 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 24
Average salary £41,250 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £93,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £44,761 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.84% +17.79%
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
8977 10428 9652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.30% 82.83% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7551 8692 8425
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) Market Risk
4 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Banking
5 6 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) Selenium
6 5 (23.81%) Degree
6 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
6 5 (23.81%) JMeter
7 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) SOAP
7 4 (19.05%) Credit Risk
7 4 (19.05%) Derivative
7 4 (19.05%) WPF
7 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
7 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
8 3 (14.29%) WCF
8 3 (14.29%) QA
8 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (9.52%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (9.52%) MVC
9 2 (9.52%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (9.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) JMeter
3 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
3 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) JUnit
5 1 (4.76%) NUnit
5 1 (4.76%) MSTest
5 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (4.76%) Moq
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) TestNG
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Market Risk Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Market Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) SOAP
1 4 (19.05%) WPF
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) WCF
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Ninject
4 1 (4.76%) Autofac
4 1 (4.76%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Market Risk
2 4 (19.05%) Credit Risk
2 4 (19.05%) Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) System Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Greeks
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sybase
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Teradata
2 1 (4.76%) Netezza
2 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
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