The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 127 130 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 19 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.40% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,750 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
Security Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2035 1729 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.41% 85.17% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1418 1409
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 33 (71.74%) Non-Functional Testing
2 30 (65.22%) Test Automation
3 29 (63.04%) Test Management
4 27 (58.70%) ISEB
5 26 (56.52%) Test Strategy
6 16 (34.78%) Functional Testing
6 16 (34.78%) Data Centre
6 16 (34.78%) Validation
7 10 (21.74%) Life Science
7 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Performance Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Manufacturing
8 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
8 9 (19.57%) Selenium
9 8 (17.39%) QA
10 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.04%) Scrum
11 6 (13.04%) Finance
11 6 (13.04%) Manual Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
11 6 (13.04%) Automation Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Test Planning
12 5 (10.87%) Appium
12 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
12 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
12 5 (10.87%) TestNG
12 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (10.87%) JBehave
12 5 (10.87%) WebDriver

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
1 3 (6.52%) IPsec
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) SSL
1 3 (6.52%) VPN
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
1 3 (6.52%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Selenium
2 5 (10.87%) Appium
2 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
2 5 (10.87%) JBehave
2 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
2 5 (10.87%) TestNG
2 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.52%) HP UFT
4 2 (4.35%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.17%) SilkTest
5 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Test Manager
2 16 (34.78%) Service Manager
2 16 (34.78%) Test Validation Manager
3 6 (13.04%) QA Leader
4 5 (10.87%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (6.52%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Functional Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
7 1 (2.17%) Architecture Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Compliance Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Head of Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.74%) Life Science
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (6.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Non-Functional Testing
2 30 (65.22%) Test Automation
3 29 (63.04%) Test Management
4 26 (56.52%) Test Strategy
5 16 (34.78%) Functional Testing
5 16 (34.78%) Validation
6 10 (21.74%) Performance Testing
6 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.04%) Automation Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Manual Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 6 (13.04%) Test Planning
9 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.87%) Information Security
10 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) ISEB
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) CISM
3 4 (8.70%) CISSP
3 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
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