The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -10.71%
Security Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
861 979 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.48% 86.26% 85.01%
Number of salaries quoted 707 733 998
Median salary £51,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.75% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Bedfordshire region.

Security Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL