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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - 154 165
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 0 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.28% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 16
Median salary - £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.88%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -17.22%
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
2602 2871 3172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.22% 90.43% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1831 2140
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 4 (66.67%) S-PLUS
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) PhD
2 4 (66.67%) SAS
2 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Physics
2 4 (66.67%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Economics
2 4 (66.67%) Derivative
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Monte Carlo Method
2 4 (66.67%) Black-Scholes
2 4 (66.67%) R
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Credit Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) Qualitative Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) Quantitative Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (66.67%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (66.67%) Derivative
2 4 (66.67%) Economics
2 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Physics
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Black-Scholes
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Monte Carlo Method
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 4 (66.67%) R
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Basel II