The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 109 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% - 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £57,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1160 963 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 83.04% 79.39% 74.89%
Number of salaries quoted 720 646 447
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Testing
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) MS Project
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) V-Model
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (57.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) V-Model
2 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
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 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago