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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - 27 27
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.11% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.55% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
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
87 129 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 83.65% 71.67% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 66 99 101
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 £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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