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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 574 560 502
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -58
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 52 70 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 76
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,250 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £109,750 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
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
38260 39298 37076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.72% 84.59% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32305 32398 30722
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +7 17 £51,250 -26.78% 8
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (35.92%) Finance
1 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (35.92%) Banking
2 31 (30.10%) Java
3 28 (27.18%) SQL
3 28 (27.18%) Selenium
4 25 (24.27%) Risk Management
4 25 (24.27%) QA
5 24 (23.30%) C#
6 20 (19.42%) JMeter
6 20 (19.42%) Market Risk
6 20 (19.42%) SDLC
7 19 (18.45%) .NET
8 18 (17.48%) Performance Testing
8 18 (17.48%) TDD
8 18 (17.48%) Automated Testing
9 16 (15.53%) Test Scripting
9 16 (15.53%) Oracle
10 15 (14.56%) OO
10 15 (14.56%) Investment Banking
10 15 (14.56%) Degree
11 14 (13.59%) Analytics
12 13 (12.62%) JIRA
12 13 (12.62%) Unit Testing
12 13 (12.62%) WebDriver
12 13 (12.62%) Web Services
12 13 (12.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (11.65%) HP UFT
13 12 (11.65%) LoadRunner
13 12 (11.65%) ISEB

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (2.91%) Confluence
1 3 (2.91%) Apache Solr
1 3 (2.91%) nginx
1 3 (2.91%) JBoss
1 3 (2.91%) Apache
2 2 (1.94%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (1.94%) CMS
2 2 (1.94%) SAS
2 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.94%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.94%) WordPress
2 2 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.91%) HipChat
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Adaptiv
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.97%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.97%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.97%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) Big Data
2 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.88%) MySQL
4 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.97%) QlikView
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (27.18%) Selenium
2 20 (19.42%) JMeter
3 13 (12.62%) JIRA
3 13 (12.62%) WebDriver
4 12 (11.65%) HP UFT
4 12 (11.65%) LoadRunner
5 11 (10.68%) SoapUI
6 9 (8.74%) WinRunner
7 5 (4.85%) NeoLoad
8 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.88%) Maven
9 3 (2.91%) NUnit
9 3 (2.91%) MSTest
9 3 (2.91%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (2.91%) Moq
9 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.91%) Introscope
10 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.97%) TestNG
11 1 (0.97%) JUnit
General
1 37 (35.92%) Finance
1 37 (35.92%) Banking
2 15 (14.56%) Investment Banking
3 12 (11.65%) Front Office
4 9 (8.74%) Retail
5 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.88%) Marketing
7 3 (2.91%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.91%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.94%) Back Office
9 1 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Analyst
2 27 (26.21%) Developer
3 22 (21.36%) Consultant
4 15 (14.56%) C# Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Test Analyst
6 9 (8.74%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Risk Consultant
8 7 (6.80%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.83%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.85%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) IT Consultant
11 4 (3.88%) Audit Manager
11 4 (3.88%) Project Manager
12 3 (2.91%) Automation Test Analyst
12 3 (2.91%) QA Analyst
12 3 (2.91%) Quantitative Analyst
12 3 (2.91%) Automation Analyst
12 3 (2.91%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) .NET
2 13 (12.62%) Web Services
3 10 (9.71%) SOAP
4 9 (8.74%) LINQ
5 8 (7.77%) XML
5 8 (7.77%) WPF
6 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
6 7 (6.80%) HTML
7 6 (5.83%) Task Parallel Library
7 6 (5.83%) RESTful
8 4 (3.88%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.88%) CSS
8 4 (3.88%) HTML5
8 4 (3.88%) Ajax
8 4 (3.88%) Spring
8 4 (3.88%) JSON
9 3 (2.91%) Drools
9 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.91%) Ninject
9 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Market Risk
2 13 (12.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (11.65%) Credit Risk
4 9 (8.74%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.85%) Equities
6 4 (3.88%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.91%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.91%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.94%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.94%) Derivative
9 1 (0.97%) Physics
9 1 (0.97%) Economics
9 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.97%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) UNIX
2 5 (4.85%) Linux
3 4 (3.88%) Windows
4 3 (2.91%) Android
4 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.27%) Risk Management
3 20 (19.42%) SDLC
4 18 (17.48%) Performance Testing
4 18 (17.48%) TDD
4 18 (17.48%) Automated Testing
5 16 (15.53%) Test Scripting
6 15 (14.56%) OO
7 14 (13.59%) Analytics
8 13 (12.62%) Unit Testing
9 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (11.65%) Test Automation
9 12 (11.65%) Automation Testing
10 11 (10.68%) Waterfall
10 11 (10.68%) Multithreading
10 11 (10.68%) Greeks
11 10 (9.71%) Scrum
11 10 (9.71%) Test Management
11 10 (9.71%) Load Testing
12 9 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) Java
2 28 (27.18%) SQL
3 24 (23.30%) C#
4 11 (10.68%) C++
5 8 (7.77%) Groovy
6 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.83%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.85%) Python
9 4 (3.88%) VBA
10 3 (2.91%) C
10 3 (2.91%) PHP
10 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.94%) Perl
12 1 (0.97%) Ruby
12 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Degree
2 12 (11.65%) ISEB
3 6 (5.83%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.91%) PMP
4 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.97%) PhD
5 1 (0.97%) ACCA
5 1 (0.97%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.27%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) Basel III
2 4 (3.88%) Basel II
3 3 (2.91%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.94%) EMIR
4 2 (1.94%) COREP
4 2 (1.94%) FINREP
4 2 (1.94%) FATCA
4 2 (1.94%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.94%) MiFID
4 2 (1.94%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Graphite
2 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.85%) SAP
4 3 (2.91%) Splunk
4 3 (2.91%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.97%) SunGard
6 1 (0.97%) HP
6 1 (0.97%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.97%) Informatica
6 1 (0.97%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £57,680 - £82,400 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £9,000 Flexible Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago