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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stress Testing
London / City of London
Rank 211 254 308
Rank change year-on-year +43 +54  
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 7 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 8
Median salary £57,500 £87,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.28% +84.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £70,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £87,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75%  

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 4584 6380 8928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.34% 90.23% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4184 5679 7513
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 £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Stress Testing in the City of London

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 14 (73.68%) Regression Testing
1 14 (73.68%) QA
2 13 (68.42%) Automated Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
3 11 (57.89%) SaaS
4 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
4 10 (52.63%) Integration Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (52.63%) B2B
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Selenium
7 3 (15.79%) FitNesse
7 3 (15.79%) Strategic Management
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Advertising
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Basel II
7 3 (15.79%) SAS
7 3 (15.79%) JUnit
7 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
7 3 (15.79%) Internet
7 3 (15.79%) API Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
7 3 (15.79%) User Stories
7 3 (15.79%) IFRS
7 3 (15.79%) IFRS 9

Stress Testing
Top Related 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 3 (15.79%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) IMAP
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) POP3
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.79%) FitNesse
1 3 (15.79%) Hudson
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) JUnit
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
1 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) QA Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Software QA Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Java Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Java Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) QA Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Qualitative Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Quantitative Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Quantitative Risk Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Derivative
1 1 (5.26%) Equities
1 1 (5.26%) Fintech
1 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
1 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
1 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Regression Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Automated Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
3 10 (52.63%) B2B
3 10 (52.63%) Integration Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) API Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.79%) Kanban
4 3 (15.79%) Quantitative Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Strategic Management
4 3 (15.79%) System Testing
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) Basel II
2 3 (15.79%) IFRS
2 3 (15.79%) IFRS 9
3 1 (5.26%) Basel III
3 1 (5.26%) MiFID
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.26%) VMware
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