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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 292 306 312
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 10 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.100% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.34% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 16
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £50,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,350 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
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
8585 10464 9545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.53% 82.83% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7277 8749 8219
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Selenium
5 7 (33.33%) JMeter
5 7 (33.33%) Banking
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
6 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
7 5 (23.81%) Market Risk
7 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
7 5 (23.81%) SOAP
7 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) WPF
9 3 (14.29%) JIRA
9 3 (14.29%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Greeks
9 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 3 (14.29%) System Testing
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Derivative
10 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
10 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Selenium
2 7 (33.33%) JMeter
3 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
3 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (9.52%) NUnit
5 2 (9.52%) MSTest
5 2 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (9.52%) Moq
6 1 (4.76%) TestNG
6 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.76%) WinRunner
6 1 (4.76%) JUnit
6 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
5 1 (4.76%) Front Office
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Market Risk Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Market Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) SOAP
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) WPF
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (9.52%) Ninject
4 2 (9.52%) Autofac
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Market Risk
2 3 (14.29%) Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Greeks
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 3 (14.29%) System Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
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 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) HP
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago