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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 570 508 514
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +6
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 67 123 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 57 81 104
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £82,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -13.33%
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
38406 37329 41067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31575 30968 35289
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -1 22 £67,500 +28.57% 4
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 86 (55.48%) Finance
2 59 (38.06%) Risk Management
3 50 (32.26%) SQL
4 49 (31.61%) Market Risk
5 47 (30.32%) Credit Risk
5 47 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (28.39%) Banking
7 36 (23.23%) C#
8 35 (22.58%) Project Management
9 33 (21.29%) Degree
10 31 (20.00%) C++
10 31 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (18.71%) Python
12 27 (17.42%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (15.48%) Java
13 24 (15.48%) QA
14 23 (14.84%) Derivative
14 23 (14.84%) Oracle
14 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
15 22 (14.19%) Investment Banking
16 21 (13.55%) Fixed Income
16 21 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (12.90%) Linux
17 20 (12.90%) Front Office
17 20 (12.90%) Analytics
18 19 (12.26%) OO
19 18 (11.61%) Windows
19 18 (11.61%) .NET
20 17 (10.97%) Performance Testing
21 15 (9.68%) Back Office

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 11 (7.10%) SAS
2 9 (5.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (4.52%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.23%) IIS
5 5 (3.23%) Apache
5 5 (3.23%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.23%) MS Office
2 5 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Adaptiv
2 2 (1.29%) Summit
3 1 (0.65%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) Office 365
2 2 (1.29%) SaaS
2 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.03%) LAN
1 14 (9.03%) WAN
2 7 (4.52%) Internet
2 7 (4.52%) Firewall
3 6 (3.87%) SAN
4 5 (3.23%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.23%) NAS
4 5 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.58%) HTTP
6 1 (0.65%) 3G
6 1 (0.65%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.65%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.10%) MySQL
3 5 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.58%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.03%) Subversion
2 12 (7.74%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.10%) Hudson
4 9 (5.81%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.81%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (5.81%) Maven
5 8 (5.16%) JIRA
6 7 (4.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.58%) Selenium
8 2 (1.29%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.65%) Redmine
General
1 86 (55.48%) Finance
2 44 (28.39%) Banking
3 22 (14.19%) Investment Banking
4 20 (12.90%) Front Office
5 15 (9.68%) Back Office
6 13 (8.39%) Retail
7 12 (7.74%) Financial Institution
8 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
8 7 (4.52%) Spanish Language
9 5 (3.23%) Retail Banking
10 4 (2.58%) Legal
11 3 (1.94%) French Language
11 3 (1.94%) Marketing
12 2 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (32.90%) Analyst
2 32 (20.65%) Developer
3 20 (12.90%) Consultant
4 17 (10.97%) Business Analyst
5 14 (9.03%) Market Risk Analyst
6 12 (7.74%) Risk Analyst
7 11 (7.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) C++ Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.81%) Technology Consultant
9 9 (5.81%) Risk Consultant
9 9 (5.81%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 9 (5.81%) Risk Manager
10 8 (5.16%) Performance Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Quantitative Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Architect
11 7 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.52%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 7 (4.52%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.61%) .NET
2 14 (9.03%) HTML
3 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.87%) Middleware
4 4 (2.58%) JDBC
4 4 (2.58%) JSP
4 4 (2.58%) Servlets
5 3 (1.94%) XML
5 3 (1.94%) WPF
6 2 (1.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (1.29%) WCF
6 2 (1.29%) Apache Flex
6 2 (1.29%) XSD
6 2 (1.29%) XSLT
6 2 (1.29%) DCOM
6 2 (1.29%) STL
7 1 (0.65%) SOAP
7 1 (0.65%) Spring Security
7 1 (0.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 49 (31.61%) Market Risk
2 47 (30.32%) Credit Risk
3 27 (17.42%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (14.84%) Derivative
5 21 (13.55%) Fixed Income
6 12 (7.74%) Hedge funds
7 10 (6.45%) Equities
7 10 (6.45%) Mathematics
8 9 (5.81%) Mobile App
8 9 (5.81%) Management Information System
9 7 (4.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (4.52%) Computer Science
10 5 (3.23%) Replication
10 5 (3.23%) Statistics
10 5 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
10 5 (3.23%) Economics
10 5 (3.23%) Clustering
11 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.94%) Applied Mathematics
12 3 (1.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.90%) Linux
2 18 (11.61%) Windows
3 14 (9.03%) UNIX
4 5 (3.23%) AIX
4 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.58%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.06%) Risk Management
2 47 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (22.58%) Project Management
4 31 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (12.90%) Analytics
7 19 (12.26%) OO
8 17 (10.97%) Performance Testing
9 14 (9.03%) Integration Testing
9 14 (9.03%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (8.39%) System Testing
11 12 (7.74%) Configuration Management
12 11 (7.10%) DevOps
12 11 (7.10%) Business Analysis
13 10 (6.45%) Data Modelling
13 10 (6.45%) Fund Accounting
14 9 (5.81%) Test Automation
14 9 (5.81%) Waterfall
14 9 (5.81%) Cyber Security
14 9 (5.81%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (32.26%) SQL
2 36 (23.23%) C#
3 31 (20.00%) C++
4 29 (18.71%) Python
5 24 (15.48%) Java
6 12 (7.74%) Perl
7 11 (7.10%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.10%) C
8 10 (6.45%) Ruby
8 10 (6.45%) VBA
8 10 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 9 (5.81%) Groovy
10 8 (5.16%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.94%) Scala
12 2 (1.29%) R
12 2 (1.29%) SAS Macro
12 2 (1.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (21.29%) Degree
2 9 (5.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (5.81%) ISEB
2 9 (5.81%) CISSP
2 9 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (5.81%) CISM
2 9 (5.81%) CCNP
3 8 (5.16%) PhD
4 2 (1.29%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.29%) PMP
4 2 (1.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.48%) QA
2 10 (6.45%) Basel III
3 9 (5.81%) SLA
4 8 (5.16%) Basel II
5 6 (3.87%) CRD IV
6 5 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (1.94%) IAS 39
7 3 (1.94%) EMIR
8 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.65%) MiFID
9 1 (0.65%) COREP
9 1 (0.65%) UCITS
System Software
1 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (3.23%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (7.74%) Puppet
2 9 (5.81%) Ganglia
2 9 (5.81%) Zenoss
2 9 (5.81%) Nagios
3 5 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 23 (14.84%) Oracle
2 12 (7.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.87%) SunGard
3 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.87%) Citrix
4 5 (3.23%) Juniper
4 5 (3.23%) NetApp
4 5 (3.23%) VMware
4 5 (3.23%) EMC
4 5 (3.23%) Cisco
4 5 (3.23%) IBM
4 5 (3.23%) F5
5 2 (1.29%) Google
5 2 (1.29%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.29%) Calypso
5 2 (1.29%) Murex
5 2 (1.29%) Perforce
6 1 (0.65%) Reuters
6 1 (0.65%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.65%) JBoss
London
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Salary: £80000 to £95000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: market salary
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago