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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 64 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.06% 0.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Median salary £33,250 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -5.26%
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
484 599 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.51% 86.69% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 412 451 578
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 5 £34,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £32,500 -
Security Testing
South West

Security Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Security Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Functional Testing
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) SoapUI
2 10 (90.91%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) SOAP
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) SOA
2 10 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
3 9 (81.82%) Software Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
3 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Angular 2
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (9.09%) ISEB
7 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test Management
7 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
7 1 (9.09%) QA

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
1 10 (90.91%) SoapUI
2 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Tester
2 8 (72.73%) Web Tester
3 7 (63.64%) Automation Tester
4 5 (45.45%) Web Automation Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) REST
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) Angular 2
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Functional Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (90.91%) SOA
3 9 (81.82%) Software Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft