The table below looks at the statistics for AppScan skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank 619 - 632
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 2 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.025% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary - - -
AppScan
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8096 7302 7302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.06% 16.25% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6843 6219 6375
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

AppScan
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AppScan across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

AppScan Jobs Demand Trend in London

AppScan
Salary Trend in London

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

AppScan Salary Trend in London

AppScan
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppScan within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £52,500 -
AppScan
England

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing AppScan 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 AppScan.

1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (53.33%) JIRA
3 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (53.33%) QA
3 8 (53.33%) Selenium
3 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (53.33%) OWASP
3 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
4 7 (46.67%) CEH
4 7 (46.67%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (46.67%) CISSP
4 7 (46.67%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) GCIH
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) AS400
5 4 (26.67%) CISA
5 4 (26.67%) CISM
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Data Security
5 4 (26.67%) OS/390
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Internet

AppScan
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing AppScan 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 AppScan. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Wireless
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
1 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Penetration Tester
2 7 (46.67%) QA Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Security Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) OS/390
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (53.33%) OWASP
3 7 (46.67%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Security
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) CEH
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) GCIH
3 4 (26.67%) CISA
3 4 (26.67%) CISM
3 4 (26.67%) CISMP
3 4 (26.67%) GWAPT
3 4 (26.67%) GPEN
3 4 (26.67%) OSCP
3 4 (26.67%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) COBIT
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle