The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 87 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.37% - 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% - 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 12
Average salary £32,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Security Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
925 775 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 84.78% 84.98% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 785 562 578
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York - 3 £31,250 -
Skipton - 1 £35,000 -
Security Testing
Yorkshire

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
1 7 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) DOM
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Firebug
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) W3C
5 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) Firebug
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) MSTest
2 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Information Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) DOM
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
1 7 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft