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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 544 495 516
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +21
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 77 121 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 61 76 109
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £82,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
39277 36796 40730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.88% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32377 30444 35159
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 +6 33 £70,000 +33.33% 5
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 90 (56.25%) Finance
2 60 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 47 (29.38%) Market Risk
4 46 (28.75%) Credit Risk
4 46 (28.75%) SQL
5 44 (27.50%) Banking
6 34 (21.25%) Degree
7 32 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (20.00%) Project Management
8 31 (19.38%) C#
9 30 (18.75%) Python
9 30 (18.75%) QA
10 25 (15.63%) Investment Banking
11 23 (14.38%) Derivative
11 23 (14.38%) C++
12 22 (13.75%) Java
12 22 (13.75%) Fixed Income
13 21 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (13.13%) .NET
14 19 (11.88%) SQL Server
14 19 (11.88%) Analytics
15 18 (11.25%) Oracle
15 18 (11.25%) Performance Testing
15 18 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (9.38%) Integration Testing
16 15 (9.38%) Linux
16 15 (9.38%) Front Office
17 14 (8.75%) Financial Institution
17 14 (8.75%) HTML
17 14 (8.75%) Retail

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (7.50%) SAS
2 9 (5.63%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.25%) Apache
4 2 (1.25%) IIS
4 2 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Adaptiv
2 3 (1.88%) Summit
3 1 (0.63%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.25%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.25%) Internet
1 10 (6.25%) LAN
1 10 (6.25%) WAN
2 4 (2.50%) Firewall
2 4 (2.50%) HTTP
3 2 (1.25%) SAN
3 2 (1.25%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.25%) NAS
4 1 (0.63%) 4G
4 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.63%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) MySQL
3 5 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.50%) Base SAS
4 4 (2.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.88%) Big Data
6 2 (1.25%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.63%) RapidMiner
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.50%) Subversion
2 11 (6.88%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.25%) Hudson
4 9 (5.63%) Maven
4 9 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.38%) JIRA
6 7 (4.38%) Selenium
6 7 (4.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.25%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.63%) Redmine
8 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.63%) xUnit.net
8 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
General
1 90 (56.25%) Finance
2 44 (27.50%) Banking
3 25 (15.63%) Investment Banking
4 15 (9.38%) Front Office
5 14 (8.75%) Financial Institution
5 14 (8.75%) Retail
6 12 (7.50%) Back Office
7 9 (5.63%) Spanish Language
8 5 (3.13%) Retail Banking
9 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.50%) Legal
9 4 (2.50%) Marketing
10 3 (1.88%) French Language
11 2 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (32.50%) Analyst
2 36 (22.50%) Developer
3 19 (11.88%) Consultant
4 18 (11.25%) Business Analyst
5 14 (8.75%) Market Risk Analyst
6 13 (8.13%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.88%) Risk Analyst
8 10 (6.25%) C++ Developer
8 10 (6.25%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 10 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Technology Consultant
9 9 (5.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.00%) Architect
10 8 (5.00%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
10 8 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (5.00%) Quantitative Analyst
11 7 (4.38%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.13%) .NET
2 14 (8.75%) HTML
3 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (3.13%) Middleware
5 4 (2.50%) XML
5 4 (2.50%) JDBC
5 4 (2.50%) JSP
5 4 (2.50%) Servlets
5 4 (2.50%) Spring
5 4 (2.50%) WPF
5 4 (2.50%) Spring Security
5 4 (2.50%) REST
6 3 (1.88%) WCF
6 3 (1.88%) XSD
6 3 (1.88%) XSLT
7 2 (1.25%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.38%) Market Risk
2 46 (28.75%) Credit Risk
3 23 (14.38%) Derivative
4 22 (13.75%) Fixed Income
5 13 (8.13%) Equities
6 12 (7.50%) Mathematics
7 9 (5.63%) Hedge funds
7 9 (5.63%) Management Information System
8 8 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (5.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (3.75%) Economics
10 6 (3.75%) Statistics
11 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
11 5 (3.13%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (1.88%) Reference Data
12 3 (1.88%) Applied Mathematics
13 2 (1.25%) Replication
13 2 (1.25%) Clustering
14 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.38%) Linux
2 12 (7.50%) Windows
3 8 (5.00%) UNIX
4 4 (2.50%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.88%) Android
5 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.25%) AIX
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 32 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 32 (20.00%) Project Management
3 21 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (11.88%) Analytics
5 18 (11.25%) Performance Testing
5 18 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (9.38%) Integration Testing
7 13 (8.13%) System Testing
8 11 (6.88%) Waterfall
8 11 (6.88%) Test Strategy
8 11 (6.88%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (6.88%) Scrum
8 11 (6.88%) Data Modelling
8 11 (6.88%) OO
8 11 (6.88%) Change Management
8 11 (6.88%) Configuration Management
9 10 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 10 (6.25%) DevOps
9 10 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.75%) SQL
2 31 (19.38%) C#
3 30 (18.75%) Python
4 23 (14.38%) C++
5 22 (13.75%) Java
6 11 (6.88%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.88%) Perl
6 11 (6.88%) C
7 10 (6.25%) Ruby
7 10 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.63%) Groovy
9 8 (5.00%) VBA
10 7 (4.38%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.50%) R
11 4 (2.50%) Scala
12 2 (1.25%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.25%) SAS Macro
12 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (21.25%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (5.63%) CCNP
2 9 (5.63%) ISEB
2 9 (5.63%) CISSP
2 9 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (5.63%) CISM
3 6 (3.75%) PhD
4 3 (1.88%) PMP
4 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.25%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.75%) QA
2 12 (7.50%) Basel III
3 9 (5.63%) SLA
4 8 (5.00%) CRD IV
5 6 (3.75%) Basel II
5 6 (3.75%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (2.50%) EMIR
7 3 (1.88%) IAS 39
8 2 (1.25%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.63%) COREP
9 1 (0.63%) UCITS
9 1 (0.63%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (6.88%) Puppet
2 8 (5.00%) Nagios
2 8 (5.00%) Ganglia
2 8 (5.00%) Zenoss
3 5 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 18 (11.25%) Oracle
2 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.50%) SunGard
4 3 (1.88%) Murex
4 3 (1.88%) Calypso
4 3 (1.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.25%) Juniper
5 2 (1.25%) NetApp
5 2 (1.25%) HP
5 2 (1.25%) EMC
5 2 (1.25%) Citrix
5 2 (1.25%) Cisco
5 2 (1.25%) IBM
5 2 (1.25%) VMware
5 2 (1.25%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.25%) Google
5 2 (1.25%) F5
6 1 (0.63%) Advent
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) Perforce
London
HFG
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Company Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago