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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 88 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.44% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +7.22%
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
805 891 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 87.98% 81.15% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 743 749 431
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Security Testing Salary Histogram 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 3 September 2015. 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
Skipton +3 2 £42,500 +11.84%
York - 1 £60,000 -
Security Testing
Yorkshire

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 20 (74.07%) CISSP
2 18 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (37.04%) Information Security
3 10 (37.04%) CISMP
3 10 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (37.04%) Problem Management
3 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
3 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 10 (37.04%) CISA
3 10 (37.04%) CISM
4 7 (25.93%) MVC
4 7 (25.93%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) .NET
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) N-Tier
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (25.93%) Firebug
4 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Test Management
4 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
4 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Selenium
4 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
1 7 (25.93%) Firebug
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 7 (25.93%) IT Security Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Information Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (3.70%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
1 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
1 7 (25.93%) CSS
1 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Information Security
1 10 (37.04%) Problem Management
1 10 (37.04%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Test Management
2 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
2 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Benchmarking
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C#
1 7 (25.93%) Java
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) CISSP
2 10 (37.04%) CISA
2 10 (37.04%) CISM
2 10 (37.04%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS