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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 116 136 135
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.58% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.059% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Median salary £62,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
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
1441 1706 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.19% 90.03% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1482 1388
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 5 December 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) Server Hardening
4 7 (58.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Selenium
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) NUnit
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) ISEB
8 1 (8.33%) Advertising
8 1 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
8 1 (8.33%) TDD
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) QA
8 1 (8.33%) BDD

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Server Hardening
2 7 (58.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA