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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank - - 637
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £45,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+88.88% +66.66%
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
7147 7249 7336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.77% 15.96% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6029 6116 6380
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) OWASP
2 8 (80.00%) PHPUnit
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) CEH
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing

AppScan
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JIRA
1 8 (80.00%) Selenium
1 8 (80.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Security Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) OS/390
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) OWASP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) CISMP
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) GCIH
3 1 (10.00%) GWAPT
3 1 (10.00%) GPEN
3 1 (10.00%) OSCP
3 1 (10.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle