The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 61 38
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.25% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.93%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.18%
Security Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
352 353 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.89% 86.52% 81.68%
Number of salaries quoted 213 296 189
Average salary £49,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Security Testing
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) Degree