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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 295 324 294
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -30
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 12 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 38
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £83,000 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +6.74%
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
8834 10061 9657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.25% 82.70% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7637 8569 8730
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 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 26 November 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 25 (59.52%) Market Risk
2 23 (54.76%) Finance
3 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (45.24%) Credit Risk
5 14 (33.33%) SQL
6 13 (30.95%) Risk Management
6 13 (30.95%) Banking
7 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 11 (26.19%) C#
9 10 (23.81%) .NET
9 10 (23.81%) Windows
10 8 (19.05%) Middleware
10 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
10 8 (19.05%) MVC
10 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
11 7 (16.67%) Investment Banking
12 6 (14.29%) WPF
12 6 (14.29%) Fixed Income
12 6 (14.29%) Validation
13 5 (11.90%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (11.90%) Oracle
13 5 (11.90%) C++
13 5 (11.90%) C
13 5 (11.90%) Java
13 5 (11.90%) SunGard
13 5 (11.90%) Python
13 5 (11.90%) SLA
13 5 (11.90%) Analytics
13 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (11.90%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (11.90%) Maven
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Banking
3 7 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.14%) Front Office
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) French Language
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) C++ Developer
4 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Market Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Production Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Risk Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 8 (19.05%) Middleware
2 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (14.29%) WPF
4 4 (9.52%) WCF
5 3 (7.14%) HTML
5 3 (7.14%) JDBC
5 3 (7.14%) JSP
5 3 (7.14%) Servlets
6 2 (4.76%) Swing
6 2 (4.76%) WinForms
7 1 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) XSD
7 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (59.52%) Market Risk
2 19 (45.24%) Credit Risk
3 6 (14.29%) Fixed Income
4 4 (9.52%) Derivative
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (4.76%) Economics
6 2 (4.76%) Statistics
6 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.76%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Risk Management
3 8 (19.05%) MVC
4 6 (14.29%) Validation
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.90%) TDD
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.90%) Analytics
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Load Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) RUP
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) C++
3 5 (11.90%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) C
3 5 (11.90%) Python
3 5 (11.90%) Ruby
3 5 (11.90%) Groovy
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) Basel III
3 2 (4.76%) CRD IV
3 2 (4.76%) IAS 39
4 1 (2.38%) COREP
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) SunGard
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Sybase
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata
4 1 (2.38%) Netezza
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Share Options
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + great bonus potential
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Share Options
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago