The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 155 137
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.17% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 13
Median salary - £47,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.94%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Security Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1822 1988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.32% 77.80% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1448 1593
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) CRM
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
4 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (45.45%) Appium
4 5 (45.45%) JMeter
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Usability Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
4 5 (45.45%) ISEB
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Appium
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) JMeter
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Legal
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Test Lead
1 5 (45.45%) Java Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Test Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
1 5 (45.45%) REST
1 5 (45.45%) SOAP
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) CRM
2 6 (54.55%) SIEM
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Usability Testing
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Document Management
4 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCSA
3 3 (27.27%) CCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) GCIA
3 3 (27.27%) GCIH
3 3 (27.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
1 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago