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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 98 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.19% 0.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £53,750 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.18%
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
921 882 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 88.56% 84.73% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 789 673 701
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Compliance Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Compliance Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Opsview
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet