The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Security Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1129 922 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.18% 84.05% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 649 594 451
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (85.71%) Regression Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) V-Model
2 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) V-Model
2 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PCI QSA
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft