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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 84 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.40% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £49,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-14.07% +5.85%

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
805 1253 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.64% 91.39% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 489 750 690
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL