The table below looks at the statistics for AppScan skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank 596 663 -
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 21 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.005% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.025% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -
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
7367 7967 7604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.51% 18.04% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6494 6794 6379
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

AppScan
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing AppScan as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AppScan across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

AppScan Salary Histogram in London

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing AppScan 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 London region with a requirement for AppScan.

1 28 (77.78%) Finance
2 26 (72.22%) HP Fortify
3 22 (61.11%) Security Testing
4 21 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (52.78%) IBM
6 18 (50.00%) CISSP
6 18 (50.00%) CEH
7 17 (47.22%) Nessus
7 17 (47.22%) Metasploit
8 16 (44.44%) Open Source
8 16 (44.44%) Qualys
8 16 (44.44%) OSCP
8 16 (44.44%) HP
8 16 (44.44%) Java
9 15 (41.67%) .NET
9 15 (41.67%) C++
9 15 (41.67%) Mobile App
10 14 (38.89%) Burp Suite
10 14 (38.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (38.89%) Windows
10 14 (38.89%) Linux
10 14 (38.89%) Python
11 13 (36.11%) AIX
11 13 (36.11%) Solaris
11 13 (36.11%) Ruby
11 13 (36.11%) .NET Framework
11 13 (36.11%) Degree
11 13 (36.11%) Vulnerability Management
11 13 (36.11%) CREST Certified
12 12 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning

AppScan
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Network Security
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) X.509
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Metasploit
2 14 (38.89%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.78%) Paros
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 28 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Security Specialist
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Test Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Tester
4 5 (13.89%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Service Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Monitoring Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Security Monitoring Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Security Penetration Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Security Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) JSP
4 1 (2.78%) LAMP
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) AIX
2 13 (36.11%) Solaris
3 2 (5.56%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Security Testing
2 21 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (44.44%) Open Source
4 14 (38.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (36.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 11 (30.56%) Threat Modelling
8 10 (27.78%) Information Security
9 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (13.89%) OWASP
11 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
12 3 (8.33%) DevOps
13 2 (5.56%) Change Management
13 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
13 2 (5.56%) Security Management
13 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (5.56%) Validation
13 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) C++
3 14 (38.89%) Python
4 13 (36.11%) Ruby
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) CEH
1 18 (50.00%) CISSP
2 16 (44.44%) OSCP
3 13 (36.11%) CREST Certified
3 13 (36.11%) Degree
4 11 (30.56%) CISA
5 4 (11.11%) GIAC
6 3 (8.33%) CISM
6 3 (8.33%) CRISC
7 2 (5.56%) SANS
8 1 (2.78%) CSSLP
8 1 (2.78%) ECSA
8 1 (2.78%) GPEN
8 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (72.22%) HP Fortify
2 17 (47.22%) Nessus
3 6 (16.67%) WebInspect
4 2 (5.56%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) IBM
2 16 (44.44%) HP
2 16 (44.44%) Qualys
3 9 (25.00%) Cognizant
4 5 (13.89%) Veracode