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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 160 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.065% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.079% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% -16.11%
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
2939 2530 2504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.00% 81.93% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 1638 1663
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,017
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Stress Testing Salary Histogram 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 17 September 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 -8 4 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Fife - 1 £42,500 -
Stress Testing
UK

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 21 (91.30%) C++
2 19 (82.61%) C
3 18 (78.26%) Test Automation
4 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
4 17 (73.91%) Software Testing
4 17 (73.91%) Unit Testing
4 17 (73.91%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) SAS
6 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
6 2 (8.70%) Firmware
6 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Retail
6 2 (8.70%) Statistics
6 2 (8.70%) Operations Research
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
6 2 (8.70%) HBase

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (8.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
1 2 (8.70%) HBase
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Principal Engineer
2 16 (69.57%) Software Engineer
2 16 (69.57%) Principal Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Test Automation
2 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Software Testing
2 17 (73.91%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Research
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C++
2 19 (82.61%) C
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago