The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 157 157 178
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.032% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.036% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £57,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Stress Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2576 2757 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.63% 87.75% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1712 2216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Stress Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Stress Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Edinburgh +14 5 £57,500 - 1
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) Validation
2 10 (83.33%) Credit Risk
3 6 (50.00%) Statistics
3 6 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Basel II
4 5 (41.67%) Line Management
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (33.33%) Physics
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
5 4 (33.33%) Black-Scholes
5 4 (33.33%) Presales
5 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) R
5 4 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Economics
5 4 (33.33%) Derivative
5 4 (33.33%) S-PLUS
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) Fixed Income
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) PhD

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Credit Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Qualitative Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Quantitative Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Testing Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Credit Risk
2 6 (50.00%) Statistics
3 4 (33.33%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (33.33%) Derivative
3 4 (33.33%) Economics
3 4 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Validation
2 6 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Line Management
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Black-Scholes
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Presales
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) C++
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 4 (33.33%) R
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Basel II
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