Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stress Testing
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 768 796
Rank change year-on-year -36 +28 -4
Permanent jobs citing Stress Testing 40 83 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.054% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 79 105
London median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -20.00% -15.54%
10th Percentile £53,250 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,000 £78,500 £96,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68400 68410 79775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.62% 90.62% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52517 58869 67204
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Stress Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Stress Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Stress Testing in London

Stress Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Stress Testing in London

Stress Testing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Stress Testing in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Stress Testing in London

Stress Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -14 7 £69,000 +53.33% 1
East London -1 5 £71,250 +67.65%
Stress Testing
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Banking
3 14 (35.00%) Finance
3 14 (35.00%) Java
4 13 (32.50%) Derivative
4 13 (32.50%) Credit Risk
5 12 (30.00%) Market Risk
6 11 (27.50%) Degree
6 11 (27.50%) C#
6 11 (27.50%) SQL
7 10 (25.00%) Investment Banking
8 9 (22.50%) Python
8 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
9 8 (20.00%) Hadoop
9 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 8 (20.00%) C++
9 8 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 8 (20.00%) JIRA
10 7 (17.50%) Front Office
10 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.50%) Linux
10 7 (17.50%) R
11 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
11 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
11 6 (15.00%) Windows
11 6 (15.00%) JMeter
11 6 (15.00%) Equities
12 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

Stress Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.50%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) VPN
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) RTP
3 1 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (10.00%) Big Data
6 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.00%) HBase
7 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.50%) Blockchain
8 1 (2.50%) MySQL
8 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) JIRA
2 6 (15.00%) JMeter
3 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.00%) Gatling
5 3 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium
6 2 (5.00%) Subversion
7 1 (2.50%) AutoIt
7 1 (2.50%) Grunt
7 1 (2.50%) gulp
7 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.50%) JConsole
7 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.50%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (2.50%) Robot Framework
7 1 (2.50%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.50%) WinRunner
General
1 15 (37.50%) Banking
2 14 (35.00%) Finance
3 10 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (17.50%) Front Office
5 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) Retail
6 1 (2.50%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Qualitative Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Quantitative Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) IT Risk Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Risk Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Scala Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) HTML5
2 3 (7.50%) Kafka
2 3 (7.50%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) XSLT
3 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.00%) Akka
3 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.00%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) WPF
4 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.50%) Laravel
4 1 (2.50%) OAuth2
4 1 (2.50%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Credit Risk
1 13 (32.50%) Derivative
2 12 (30.00%) Market Risk
3 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.00%) Equities
5 5 (12.50%) Hedge funds
6 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (7.50%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (5.00%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (5.00%) Fintech
8 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
9 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Android
3 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.50%) CoreOS
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
5 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.50%) DevOps
7 3 (7.50%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (7.50%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) OOP
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) User Stories
7 3 (7.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) C#
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 8 (20.00%) C++
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) R
6 5 (12.50%) Scala
7 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.50%) C
8 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
9 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.50%) Perl
10 1 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) PHP 7
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PhD
2 1 (2.50%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Basel III
1 2 (5.00%) MiFID
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Kubernetes
1 3 (7.50%) Prometheus
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) logstash
2 1 (2.50%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) PagerDuty
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Murex
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Solace
3 1 (2.50%) Dynatrace
3 1 (2.50%) New Relic
3 1 (2.50%) VMware