The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 67 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.83% - 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
Security Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
598 617 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 82.71% 79.31% 86.46%
Number of salaries quoted 493 495 389
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Coventry

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (92.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (64.29%) CREST Certified
5 5 (35.71%) CISSP
5 5 (35.71%) CISM
6 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (21.43%) OWASP
7 3 (21.43%) CEH
7 3 (21.43%) Qualys
7 3 (21.43%) CISA
8 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (14.29%) GIAC
8 2 (14.29%) CRISC
8 2 (14.29%) OSCP
9 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (7.14%) DevOps
9 1 (7.14%) Line Management
9 1 (7.14%) BYOD
9 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
9 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 1 (7.14%) HP Fortify
9 1 (7.14%) Veracode
9 1 (7.14%) HTTP
9 1 (7.14%) HP
9 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
9 1 (7.14%) Security Management
9 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Security Manager
2 9 (64.29%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (57.14%) Test Leader
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) BYOD
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (21.43%) OWASP
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CREST Certified
2 5 (35.71%) CISM
2 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) CEH
3 3 (21.43%) CISA
4 2 (14.29%) CRISC
4 2 (14.29%) GIAC
4 2 (14.29%) OSCP
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Fortify
1 1 (7.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Qualys
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Veracode
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago