The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Penetration Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Penetration Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Penetration Tester
Rank 585 619 596
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Penetration Tester 66 40 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.096% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 62 33 58
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Senior Penetration Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Penetration Tester in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Penetration Tester Salary Trend in London

Senior Penetration Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Penetration Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Senior Penetration Tester Salary Histogram in London

Senior Penetration Tester
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Penetration Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Ealing - 13 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +56 2 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Senior Penetration Tester
England

Senior Penetration Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Penetration Tester in their job title 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 with Senior Penetration Tester in their job title.

1 84 (69.42%) QA
2 79 (65.29%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (56.20%) Selenium
4 62 (51.24%) C#
5 54 (44.63%) TDD
6 51 (42.15%) WebDriver
7 48 (39.67%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (38.84%) Automated Testing
9 46 (38.02%) Microsoft
10 45 (37.19%) BDD
11 44 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 44 (36.36%) Automation Testing
12 39 (32.23%) SpecFlow
13 37 (30.58%) Windows
14 36 (29.75%) SQL
15 33 (27.27%) Relational Database
15 33 (27.27%) Test Scripting
16 30 (24.79%) Test Automation
17 29 (23.97%) Java
17 29 (23.97%) Software Engineering
18 28 (23.14%) Pair Programming
18 28 (23.14%) C++
18 28 (23.14%) Kanban
19 25 (20.66%) Refactoring
20 23 (19.01%) Degree
20 23 (19.01%) Cucumber
21 20 (16.53%) Manual Testing
21 20 (16.53%) Finance
22 19 (15.70%) E-Commerce
23 18 (14.88%) Scrum

Senior Penetration Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Penetration Tester in their job title 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 with Senior Penetration Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.31%) IIS
2 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Office
2 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) HTTP
2 3 (2.48%) Wireless
3 2 (1.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.83%) Firewall
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.83%) LAN
4 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.48%) Big Data
4 1 (0.83%) MySQL
4 1 (0.83%) QlikView
4 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 68 (56.20%) Selenium
2 51 (42.15%) WebDriver
3 44 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (32.23%) SpecFlow
5 23 (19.01%) Cucumber
6 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
7 14 (11.57%) Jenkins
8 10 (8.26%) JIRA
9 7 (5.79%) Bugzilla
9 7 (5.79%) Hudson
9 7 (5.79%) JMeter
9 7 (5.79%) Subversion
10 6 (4.96%) HP UFT
10 6 (4.96%) MSTest
10 6 (4.96%) NUnit
10 6 (4.96%) TeamCity
10 6 (4.96%) Visual Studio
11 5 (4.13%) JUnit
11 5 (4.13%) WATIR
12 3 (2.48%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (16.53%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Legal
4 5 (4.13%) Law
4 5 (4.13%) Retail
5 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.48%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Front Office
7 2 (1.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) .NET
1 15 (12.40%) Web Services
2 7 (5.79%) HTML
3 5 (4.13%) REST
3 5 (4.13%) SOAP
4 3 (2.48%) HTML5
4 3 (2.48%) jQuery
4 3 (2.48%) WCF
5 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.65%) CSS
5 2 (1.65%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.65%) XML
6 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.83%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.83%) LESS
6 1 (0.83%) React
6 1 (0.83%) Sass
6 1 (0.83%) Spring
6 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.26%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.96%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (4.13%) Fintech
5 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.65%) iDTV
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) BBC
7 1 (0.83%) Blog
7 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.83%) Derivative
7 1 (0.83%) DTCC
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.83%) Physics
7 1 (0.83%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.58%) Windows
2 5 (4.13%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.31%) Unix
4 3 (2.48%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.83%) Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (65.29%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (44.63%) TDD
3 48 (39.67%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (38.84%) Automated Testing
5 45 (37.19%) BDD
6 44 (36.36%) Automation Testing
7 33 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 30 (24.79%) Test Automation
9 29 (23.97%) Software Engineering
10 28 (23.14%) Kanban
10 28 (23.14%) Pair Programming
11 25 (20.66%) Refactoring
12 20 (16.53%) Manual Testing
13 19 (15.70%) E-Commerce
14 18 (14.88%) Scrum
15 16 (13.22%) SDLC
15 16 (13.22%) Test Management
16 15 (12.40%) Test Strategy
17 14 (11.57%) Penetration Testing
18 13 (10.74%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (51.24%) C#
2 36 (29.75%) SQL
3 29 (23.97%) Java
4 28 (23.14%) C++
5 15 (12.40%) Ruby
6 6 (4.96%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.96%) PHP
7 3 (2.48%) C
7 3 (2.48%) Python
8 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.83%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (19.01%) Degree
2 15 (12.40%) ISEB
2 15 (12.40%) ISTQB
3 12 (9.92%) CREST Certified
4 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.48%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (1.65%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.65%) OSCP
7 1 (0.83%) CEH
7 1 (0.83%) GPEN
7 1 (0.83%) OSCE
7 1 (0.83%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (69.42%) QA
2 8 (6.61%) SDET
3 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) EMIR
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 46 (38.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) HP
3 2 (1.65%) Citrix
4 1 (0.83%) Brady
4 1 (0.83%) Capita
4 1 (0.83%) Murex
4 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Options
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