The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - 1 5
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 28.57% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 33.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.84% +12.22%
Security Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 85.71% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Average salary £80,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the M4 Corridor region.

Security Testing Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor