The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
England / East of England
Rank 244 228 257
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.017% 0.48% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.56% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 8
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5057 5876 6125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.26% 85.78% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4174 4817 4880
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 the East of England

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Security Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire +13 1 £55,000 -23.61% 1
Security Testing
England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (50.00%) HP
2 12 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Perl
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 9 (37.50%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
7 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
8 5 (20.83%) AWK
8 5 (20.83%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (16.67%) Release Management
9 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (16.67%) Test Planning
9 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
9 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
9 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (16.67%) Information Security
9 4 (16.67%) VBScript
9 4 (16.67%) Security Operations

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 3 (12.50%) AppScan
2 3 (12.50%) Burp Suite
2 3 (12.50%) Paros
3 2 (8.33%) Appium
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) JMeter
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) TestRail
3 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Test Leader
3 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Lead Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Services Director
8 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
1 2 (8.33%) REST
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Information Security
6 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Release Management
6 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 4 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Line Management
7 3 (12.50%) Presales
7 3 (12.50%) Product Management
7 3 (12.50%) Server Hardening
7 3 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Perl
3 9 (37.50%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) AWK
4 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
5 4 (16.67%) VBScript
6 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CISA
1 3 (12.50%) CISM
1 3 (12.50%) CISSP
1 3 (12.50%) CSSLP
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) CEH
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SSCP
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Fortify
1 3 (12.50%) WebInspect
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCDPM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) HP
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
5 1 (4.17%) VocaLink
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