The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 596 600 601
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 49 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 33
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -22.50%
Stress Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35920 35617 37447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.84% 85.70% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30668 29923 30305
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in London

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram in London

Stress Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 7 £81,250 +25.00% 4
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 77 (58.33%) Finance
2 71 (53.79%) Risk Management
3 57 (43.18%) Market Risk
4 48 (36.36%) Banking
5 47 (35.61%) Credit Risk
6 45 (34.09%) SQL
7 34 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (25.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 32 (24.24%) Functional Testing
8 32 (24.24%) Unix
9 31 (23.48%) Java
9 31 (23.48%) PRINCE2
9 31 (23.48%) Non-Functional Testing
10 30 (22.73%) PMP
10 30 (22.73%) PMI Certification
10 30 (22.73%) OO
10 30 (22.73%) Programme Management
11 28 (21.21%) Investment Banking
11 28 (21.21%) QA
12 26 (19.70%) C#
13 23 (17.42%) TDD
14 21 (15.91%) Scrum
15 19 (14.39%) Business Analysis
15 19 (14.39%) Performance Testing
15 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (13.64%) Unit Testing
16 18 (13.64%) C++
17 17 (12.88%) .NET
17 17 (12.88%) System Testing
18 16 (12.12%) Test Automation

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 (2.27%) Confluence
1 3 (2.27%) SAS
2 1 (0.76%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.27%) HipChat
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (3.03%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.27%) Big Data
3 3 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.52%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) QlikView
5 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Cucumber
1 10 (7.58%) SoapUI
2 9 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.82%) JMeter
2 9 (6.82%) Selenium
2 9 (6.82%) WebDriver
3 8 (6.06%) FitNesse
3 8 (6.06%) Hudson
3 8 (6.06%) JUnit
4 7 (5.30%) Gatling
4 7 (5.30%) NeoLoad
5 5 (3.79%) JIRA
6 3 (2.27%) Introscope
7 2 (1.52%) Maven
8 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.76%) GitLab
8 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.76%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.76%) Protractor
8 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 77 (58.33%) Finance
2 48 (36.36%) Banking
3 28 (21.21%) Investment Banking
4 15 (11.36%) Retail
5 12 (9.09%) Front Office
6 9 (6.82%) Financial Institution
7 7 (5.30%) Retail Banking
8 6 (4.55%) Marketing
9 4 (3.03%) Games
10 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (28.03%) Consultant
2 25 (18.94%) Risk Consultant
3 20 (15.15%) Analyst
4 18 (13.64%) Risk Manager
4 18 (13.64%) Tester
5 16 (12.12%) Developer
6 13 (9.85%) C# Developer
6 13 (9.85%) Credit Risk Manager
7 12 (9.09%) Agile Tester
7 12 (9.09%) Risk Management Consultant
8 11 (8.33%) Management Consultant
9 10 (7.58%) Business Analyst
9 10 (7.58%) Implementation Consultant
10 9 (6.82%) Automation Tester
10 9 (6.82%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 9 (6.82%) Market Risk Developer
10 9 (6.82%) QA Tester
10 9 (6.82%) Risk Business Analyst
10 9 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
11 8 (6.06%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.88%) .NET
2 9 (6.82%) .NET Framework
2 9 (6.82%) LINQ
2 9 (6.82%) SOAP
2 9 (6.82%) Task Parallel Library
3 6 (4.55%) Web Services
4 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.27%) WCF
5 3 (2.27%) WPF
6 2 (1.52%) HTML
7 1 (0.76%) Ajax
7 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.76%) CSS
7 1 (0.76%) JSON
7 1 (0.76%) REST
7 1 (0.76%) RESTful
7 1 (0.76%) Spring Security
7 1 (0.76%) Symfony
7 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (43.18%) Market Risk
2 47 (35.61%) Credit Risk
3 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (11.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (6.06%) Client/Server
7 7 (5.30%) Mathematics
8 6 (4.55%) Algorithms
8 6 (4.55%) Hedge funds
9 4 (3.03%) Derivative
9 4 (3.03%) Economics
10 3 (2.27%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.27%) Physics
10 3 (2.27%) Semantic Web
11 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.24%) Unix
2 11 (8.33%) Linux
3 9 (6.82%) Android
3 9 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (53.79%) Risk Management
2 34 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 32 (24.24%) Functional Testing
4 31 (23.48%) Non-Functional Testing
4 31 (23.48%) PRINCE2
5 30 (22.73%) OO
5 30 (22.73%) Programme Management
6 23 (17.42%) TDD
7 21 (15.91%) Scrum
8 19 (14.39%) Business Analysis
8 19 (14.39%) Performance Testing
9 18 (13.64%) Unit Testing
10 17 (12.88%) System Testing
11 16 (12.12%) Test Automation
12 14 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (9.09%) Multithreading
13 12 (9.09%) Presales
14 11 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.09%) SQL
2 31 (23.48%) Java
3 26 (19.70%) C#
4 18 (13.64%) C++
5 14 (10.61%) Groovy
6 11 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 9 (6.82%) JavaScript
7 9 (6.82%) PHP
7 9 (6.82%) Ruby
8 7 (5.30%) Python
8 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.03%) VBA
10 3 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.76%) C
12 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (22.73%) PMI Certification
1 30 (22.73%) PMP
2 12 (9.09%) Degree
3 8 (6.06%) ISEB
4 7 (5.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.55%) ACCA
5 6 (4.55%) CIMA
5 6 (4.55%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.27%) PhD
7 2 (1.52%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.21%) QA
2 9 (6.82%) Basel III
3 8 (6.06%) Solvency II
4 6 (4.55%) COREP
4 6 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (4.55%) EMIR
4 6 (4.55%) FATCA
4 6 (4.55%) FINREP
4 6 (4.55%) MiFID
5 4 (3.03%) Basel II
6 3 (2.27%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) Graphite
2 4 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Oracle
2 6 (4.55%) Hyperion
3 3 (2.27%) Dynatrace
4 1 (0.76%) Murex
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