The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
434 516 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 79.20% 78.42% 74.20%
Number of salaries quoted 353 468 271
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Security Testing
West Midlands

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Process Management
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) CISMP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Compliance Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Process Management
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CEH
1 2 (28.57%) CISMP
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS