The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.55% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Security Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
610 680 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.02% 79.81% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 466 536 532
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Dorset

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

Security Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) NUnit
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + PLUS BENEFITS
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