The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 155 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 16 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2962 2614 2420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.75% 79.82% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1995 1720 1643
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Stress Testing
UK

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 23 July 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
Edinburgh -1 14 £45,000 +20.00%
Fife - 2 £47,500 -
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (91.67%) C++
2 21 (87.50%) C
3 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
3 19 (79.17%) Software Testing
3 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
4 17 (70.83%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (70.83%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Big Data
5 3 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) SAS
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) Retail
6 2 (8.33%) CRD IV
6 2 (8.33%) HBase
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
6 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
6 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (8.33%) Statistics
6 2 (8.33%) Operations Research
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (4.17%) Google
7 1 (4.17%) Derivative
7 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (4.17%) Guice
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) System Testing

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) HBase
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Software Engineer
1 19 (79.17%) Principal Software Engineer
1 19 (79.17%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) JMS
1 1 (4.17%) Spring
1 1 (4.17%) Guice
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
1 1 (4.17%) HTML5
1 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
2 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.17%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
1 19 (79.17%) Software Testing
1 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
2 17 (70.83%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Research
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) System Testing
4 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C++
2 21 (87.50%) C
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) Google
1 1 (4.17%) Twitter