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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - 136 125
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.16% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.20% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 17
Average salary - £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.84% +12.22%
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
1778 2048 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.43% 83.05% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1635 1593
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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