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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - 128 116
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.057% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.066% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
1666 1524 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.01% 86.20% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1215 1158
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago