The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 19 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.88% - 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% - 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
Security 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
84 87 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.77% 82.08% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 65 66 103
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 £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 Midlands

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in the Midlands

Security Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement

Security 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Testing Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft