The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Penetration Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Penetration Tester in their job title 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
Senior Penetration Tester
Rank 254 318 304
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Penetration Tester 2 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.039% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.041% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Senior Penetration Tester
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6294 9752 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 8452 8446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Penetration Tester in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Penetration Tester across the City of London region.

Senior Penetration Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Penetration Tester
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Penetration Tester across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Senior Penetration Tester Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Penetration Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Penetration Tester in their job title 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 with Senior Penetration Tester in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Senior Penetration Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Penetration Tester in their job title 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 with Senior Penetration Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (20.00%) GPEN
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
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