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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 98 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £42,000 £56,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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
1066 1128 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.81% 85.52% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 696 732 524
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,426 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 May 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) AS400
3 1 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) iSeries
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) AS400 Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) RPG
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago