The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 82 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 4 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.44% 1.03% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 0
Median salary £53,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
Penetration Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
756 1053 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 83.91% 90.00% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 625 831 606
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,454 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Nottingham

Penetration Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) OSCP
2 3 (60.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) OSWP
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) CESG
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacker
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Fuzz Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CREST Certified
1 3 (60.00%) OSCP
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) OSWP
3 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (20.00%) OSCE
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA