The table below looks at the statistics for AppScan skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank - - 875
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - - 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -
AppScan
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17043 15256 16392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.19% 15.28% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14129 13079 14263
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

AppScan
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AppScan across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

AppScan Jobs Demand Trend in England

AppScan
Salary Trend in England

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

AppScan Salary Trend in England

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing AppScan 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 AppScan.

1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 11 (64.71%) PHP
2 11 (64.71%) IBM
2 11 (64.71%) QA
2 11 (64.71%) OWASP
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) CISSP
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
5 8 (47.06%) JIRA
5 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 8 (47.06%) Selenium
5 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (47.06%) PHPUnit
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (35.29%) Wireless
7 6 (35.29%) CEH
7 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Information Security
9 4 (23.53%) MySQL
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) CSS
9 4 (23.53%) UNIX
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 4 (23.53%) Solaris
9 4 (23.53%) Apache

AppScan
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing AppScan 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 AppScan. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Wireless
2 4 (23.53%) VoIP
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) JIRA
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
1 8 (47.06%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Tester
1 7 (41.18%) QA Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Security Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) AS400
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Solaris
1 4 (23.53%) OS/390
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) OWASP
3 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
3 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Information Security
6 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) Data Security
6 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
7 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) PHP
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) CISSP
3 6 (35.29%) CEH
4 4 (23.53%) CISMP
4 4 (23.53%) CISA
4 4 (23.53%) CISM
4 4 (23.53%) GWAPT
4 4 (23.53%) GPEN
4 4 (23.53%) OSCP
4 4 (23.53%) OSCE
4 4 (23.53%) GCIH
5 3 (17.65%) GIAC
5 3 (17.65%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
2 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (23.53%) COBIT
3 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle