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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - 126 134
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.23% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.27% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £49,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +6.45%

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
1473 1878 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 87.68% 88.21% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1442 1540
Median salary £46,000 £43,641 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -3.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 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
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning