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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 116 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.53% - 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% - 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
1522 1689 1547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.85% 89.08% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1459 1279
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,576
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (50.00%) Information Security
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Server Hardening
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) AppScan
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Veracode
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) CISSP
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) Perl
7 3 (21.43%) CISA
7 3 (21.43%) CISM
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) Nessus
7 3 (21.43%) CEH
7 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
7 3 (21.43%) C

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (21.43%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) AppScan
2 3 (21.43%) Metasploit
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Security Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Security Advisor
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Security Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Security Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Server Hardening
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) CEH
3 3 (21.43%) CISA
3 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) CRISC
3 3 (21.43%) GIAC
4 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Veracode