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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 87 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
907 948 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.32% 82.51% 77.77%
Number of salaries quoted 595 573 509
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) V-Model
2 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) RPG
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) AS400
4 1 (16.67%) CESG
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) AS400 Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) V-Model
1 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) RPG
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) PCI QSA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center