The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.76% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.14% +10.00%
Security Testing
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
322 175 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 81.52% 77.43% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 275 152 219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Ipswich

Security Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA