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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - 27 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +12.22%
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
80 133 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.81% 72.28% 77.25%
Number of salaries quoted 59 100 100
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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