The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Stress Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stress Testing
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 249 298
Rank change year-on-year +19 +49  
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 6 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 18
Median salary £63,750 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.92% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £42,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,350 £75,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.66% +7.14%  

Stress Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4596 5757 9274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.29% 90.68% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 5256 7948
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Stress Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Stress Testing in the City of London

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Stress Testing in the City of London.

Salary trend for Stress Testing in the City of London

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Stress Testing in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Stress Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Advertising
2 6 (46.15%) SAS
2 6 (46.15%) Benchmarking
2 6 (46.15%) Basel II
2 6 (46.15%) Strategic Management
2 6 (46.15%) Quantitative Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) IFRS
2 6 (46.15%) IFRS 9
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Front Office
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Derivative
5 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (15.38%) SOLID
5 2 (15.38%) Solace
5 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (15.38%) SaaS
5 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ

Stress Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (46.15%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Advertising
3 2 (15.38%) Front Office
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Financial Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Risk Manager
3 5 (38.46%) Qualitative Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Quantitative Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Quantitative Risk Manager
5 3 (23.08%) QA Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
7 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
2 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Benchmarking
1 6 (46.15%) Quantitative Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) Strategic Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (15.38%) SOLID
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Basel II
1 6 (46.15%) IFRS
1 6 (46.15%) IFRS 9
2 3 (23.08%) QA
3 1 (7.69%) Basel III
3 1 (7.69%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Solace
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