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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 136 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.089% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £54,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
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
1992 1646 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.18% 86.00% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1383 1729
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 3 December 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 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) ISMS
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) COBIT
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) IPsec
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) SilkTest
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Testing
3 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISMS
4 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 2 days ago