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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.94%
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
87 89 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.56% 84.76% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 68 68 103
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Penetration Testing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Penetration Testing 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM