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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.20%
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
22 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 100.00% 52.38% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 18
Median salary £60,000 £25,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of job ads across the M4 Corridor region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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