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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 148 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £49,750 - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
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
2154 1617 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.28% 86.61% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1364 1724
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 19 (79.17%) Non-Functional Testing
2 15 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 14 (58.33%) ISEB
4 13 (54.17%) Test Management
5 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
5 11 (45.83%) Exploratory Testing
6 10 (41.67%) Performance Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
8 7 (29.17%) Life Science
9 6 (25.00%) Test Planning
10 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
10 4 (16.67%) Selenium
10 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Validation
10 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 3 (12.50%) Wireless
11 3 (12.50%) IPsec
11 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 3 (12.50%) CISSP
11 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
11 3 (12.50%) LAN
11 3 (12.50%) WAN
11 3 (12.50%) HTTP
11 3 (12.50%) VPN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
1 3 (12.50%) IPsec
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) SSL
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
1 3 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.17%) SilkTest
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Test Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Test Validation Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Testing
4 1 (4.17%) QA Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Life Science
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Non-Functional Testing
2 15 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 13 (54.17%) Test Management
4 11 (45.83%) Exploratory Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
5 10 (41.67%) Performance Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Test Planning
8 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Validation
9 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Information Security
9 3 (12.50%) ISMS
9 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) ISEB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.50%) CISM
3 3 (12.50%) CISSP
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) COBIT
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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