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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
South West / Bristol
Rank 121 126 126
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.50% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Median salary £33,000 £43,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +8.10%

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
1655 1624 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 91.39% 90.73% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1430 1378
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 24 February 2017.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 15 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (77.78%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Selenium
6 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
6 8 (44.44%) NUnit
6 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Python
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (33.33%) QA
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (33.33%) Server Hardening
7 6 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (16.67%) Information Security
9 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (5.56%) Advertising
11 1 (5.56%) Scrum
11 1 (5.56%) IPsec
11 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
11 1 (5.56%) Java
11 1 (5.56%) HTTP
11 1 (5.56%) VPN

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 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) NUnit
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Test Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) QA Leader
4 2 (11.11%) QA Manager
4 2 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) Server Hardening
4 6 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Network Packet Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
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