The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Testing
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 61 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.25% 0.25% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.29% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £37,500 £29,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -26.25%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 343 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 90.44% 85.11% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 357 302 248
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Leicester

Penetration Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Penetration 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend