The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +7.22%
Security Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 225 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.73% 83.96% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 166 147 158
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Chester