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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 565 585 549
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -36
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 51 85 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 54 60
Average salary £53,750 £65,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.30% -8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £43,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,250 £88,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%
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
36613 41581 37036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.48% 84.63% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30634 34514 30851
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +13 10 £40,000 -42.85% 9
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 51 (43.97%) Finance
2 35 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (29.31%) Selenium
4 31 (26.72%) SQL
5 30 (25.86%) Oracle
6 29 (25.00%) Banking
7 28 (24.14%) QA
8 27 (23.28%) SDLC
9 25 (21.55%) Degree
10 24 (20.69%) C++
10 24 (20.69%) Java
11 23 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (19.83%) Analytics
12 21 (18.10%) Oracle Database
13 20 (17.24%) C#
13 20 (17.24%) Credit Risk
14 19 (16.38%) Manual Testing
14 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
14 19 (16.38%) Web Services
14 19 (16.38%) JMeter
15 18 (15.52%) Performance Testing
16 17 (14.66%) ERP
16 17 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (13.79%) Risk Management
18 15 (12.93%) Oracle Database 10g
18 15 (12.93%) ISEB
18 15 (12.93%) Test Scripting
18 15 (12.93%) Oracle Payables
18 15 (12.93%) Oracle Receivables
19 14 (12.07%) Automation Testing

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 8 (6.90%) SAS
2 4 (3.45%) Apache
2 4 (3.45%) Confluence
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.59%) JBoss
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.72%) WordPress
4 2 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.72%) CMS
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.72%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) MS Office
4 1 (0.86%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Oracle Payables
1 15 (12.93%) Oracle Receivables
2 13 (11.21%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (10.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.86%) Veeva
2 1 (0.86%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.10%) Oracle Database
2 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.93%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (11.21%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (10.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.45%) Big Data
9 3 (2.59%) MySQL
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.86%) DB2
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (29.31%) Selenium
2 19 (16.38%) JMeter
3 13 (11.21%) WebDriver
3 13 (11.21%) JIRA
4 12 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (7.76%) JUnit
5 9 (7.76%) TestNG
6 6 (5.17%) LoadRunner
6 6 (5.17%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.31%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (3.45%) Bugzilla
9 3 (2.59%) MSTest
9 3 (2.59%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (2.59%) Moq
9 3 (2.59%) NUnit
10 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.86%) JProfiler
11 1 (0.86%) WinRunner
11 1 (0.86%) WATIR
11 1 (0.86%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 51 (43.97%) Finance
2 29 (25.00%) Banking
3 13 (11.21%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.03%) Retail
5 6 (5.17%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.31%) Front Office
7 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.59%) Legal
8 3 (2.59%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (28.45%) Analyst
2 29 (25.00%) Developer
3 28 (24.14%) Consultant
4 17 (14.66%) Test Analyst
5 12 (10.34%) Risk Consultant
6 9 (7.76%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Risk Analyst
7 8 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.03%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.17%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Automated Test Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) IT Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Sales Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Market Risk Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Manual Test Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Excel Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Test Consultant
11 4 (3.45%) Tester
11 4 (3.45%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.38%) Web Services
2 14 (12.07%) .NET
3 13 (11.21%) J2EE
4 12 (10.34%) EDI
5 8 (6.90%) WPF
6 6 (5.17%) HTML
6 6 (5.17%) SOAP
7 4 (3.45%) Ajax
7 4 (3.45%) HTML5
7 4 (3.45%) WCF
7 4 (3.45%) CSS
7 4 (3.45%) XML
8 3 (2.59%) Autofac
8 3 (2.59%) Ninject
8 3 (2.59%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.59%) LINQ
8 3 (2.59%) JSON
9 2 (1.72%) RESTful
9 2 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (17.24%) Credit Risk
3 13 (11.21%) Market Risk
4 7 (6.03%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.17%) Statistics
6 5 (4.31%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.45%) Derivative
7 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.59%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.59%) Equities
8 3 (2.59%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (2.59%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.72%) Economics
9 2 (1.72%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.86%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.59%) UNIX
1 3 (2.59%) Windows
2 2 (1.72%) Android
2 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.28%) SDLC
3 23 (19.83%) Analytics
4 19 (16.38%) Manual Testing
5 18 (15.52%) Performance Testing
6 17 (14.66%) ERP
6 17 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 15 (12.93%) Test Scripting
9 14 (12.07%) Automation Testing
10 13 (11.21%) Risk Analytics
11 12 (10.34%) Business Process Mapping
11 12 (10.34%) Change Control
11 12 (10.34%) Test Strategy
11 12 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (10.34%) Automated Testing
11 12 (10.34%) Load Testing
11 12 (10.34%) Workflow
11 12 (10.34%) CRM
11 12 (10.34%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.72%) SQL
2 24 (20.69%) C++
2 24 (20.69%) Java
3 20 (17.24%) C#
4 7 (6.03%) VBA
5 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.31%) Python
7 4 (3.45%) C
7 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.45%) Perl
8 3 (2.59%) PHP
9 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.72%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.72%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (21.55%) Degree
2 15 (12.93%) ISEB
3 6 (5.17%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.31%) PhD
5 2 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.86%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.86%) ACCA
6 1 (0.86%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (24.14%) QA
2 7 (6.03%) Basel II
3 3 (2.59%) FINREP
4 2 (1.72%) WAI
5 1 (0.86%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.86%) Basel III
5 1 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.86%) nmon
Vendors
1 30 (25.86%) Oracle
2 13 (11.21%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (10.34%) JD Edwards
4 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.17%) HP
6 5 (4.31%) SAP
7 4 (3.45%) Netezza
7 4 (3.45%) Teradata
7 4 (3.45%) Sybase
8 3 (2.59%) BT
9 2 (1.72%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.86%) Splunk
10 1 (0.86%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.86%) IBM
10 1 (0.86%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.86%) Remedy
10 1 (0.86%) NetSuite
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + benefit package + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + bonus pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago