The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 134 127 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.050% 0.59% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.70% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Security Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1659 1561 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.54% 84.11% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1338 1052
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Security Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) OSCP
1 1 (50.00%) OSCE
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacker
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) OSCP
1 1 (50.00%) OSCE
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K to 70K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago