The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank - - 83
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
Security Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
857 732 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.62% 78.71% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 611 621 545
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Online Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Online Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL