The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - 20 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Penetration Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 106 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.01% 85.48% 76.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 54 143
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in the Midlands