The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 129 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 1.14% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.39% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 29
Average salary £32,000 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.34% -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +21.05%
Security Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1704 1937 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.92% 81.49% 73.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1626 1669
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 2 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Security Testing
East of England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) QA
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (21.43%) Sahi
6 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) F#
6 3 (21.43%) Qualys
6 3 (21.43%) WATIR
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) .NET

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) WATIR
2 3 (21.43%) Sahi
2 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
2 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Test Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) jQuery
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) F#
5 2 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Qualys
2 1 (7.14%) Rapid7
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