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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 114 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £46,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.36%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
1146 1131 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.46% 90.84% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 678 764 822
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 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 6 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Information Assurance
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (14.29%) CEH
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacker
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Information Assurance
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP