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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank - 164 153
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.061% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.076% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.35%
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
2615 2649 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.01% 80.98% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1674 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Firmware
5 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) JUnit
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
6 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (16.67%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
6 1 (16.67%) HBase
6 1 (16.67%) Big Data
6 1 (16.67%) VectorCAST
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) HBase
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) VectorCAST
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware