The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 36 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 4 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.94% 0.81% 8.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 1.12% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 20
Average salary £60,000 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
Penetration Testing
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 179 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 78.16% 72.76% 78.90%
Number of salaries quoted 133 147 170
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Gloucester region.

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Gloucester

Penetration Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Penetration 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 Penetration Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Penetration 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 Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago