The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 139 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 0
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1967 1803 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.29% 75.72% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1532 1807
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Testing
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Security Testing Salary Histogram 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 28 July 2014. 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 - 2 £35,000 -
Security Testing
East of England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) HTTP
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (61.54%) C#
5 15 (57.69%) Scrum
6 14 (53.85%) .NET
6 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 14 (53.85%) Web Services
7 13 (50.00%) CSS
7 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (50.00%) HTML
8 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
8 11 (42.31%) XML
8 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
8 11 (42.31%) SOA
8 11 (42.31%) OO
8 11 (42.31%) MVC
8 11 (42.31%) TDD
8 11 (42.31%) Ajax
8 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (42.31%) JSON
8 11 (42.31%) WCF
8 11 (42.31%) jQuery
8 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
8 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
8 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
8 11 (42.31%) HTML5
8 11 (42.31%) CSS3
8 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (42.31%) Backbone.js

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) HTTP
2 6 (23.08%) Internet
3 5 (19.23%) X.509
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) SSL
3 5 (19.23%) STUN
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
1 11 (42.31%) Jasmine
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.69%) WATIR
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) JMeter
4 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Test Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) C# Software Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) QA Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Development Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Software Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
1 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
1 14 (53.85%) Web Services
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) XML
3 11 (42.31%) Ajax
3 11 (42.31%) JSON
3 11 (42.31%) WCF
3 11 (42.31%) jQuery
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
3 11 (42.31%) CSS3
3 11 (42.31%) Backbone.js
3 11 (42.31%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (19.23%) J2SE
4 5 (19.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Scrum
3 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
3 11 (42.31%) SOA
3 11 (42.31%) OO
3 11 (42.31%) MVC
3 11 (42.31%) TDD
3 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
5 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Product Management
6 4 (15.38%) Security Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) Bug Management
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) Perl
5 7 (26.92%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) Ruby
6 5 (19.23%) Scala
7 4 (15.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CISM
1 1 (3.85%) SSCP
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) CISSP
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) GIAC
1 1 (3.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft