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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 97 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.087% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -11.06%
Security Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
944 924 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 82.30% 76.74% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 743 705 789
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Security Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) CISMP
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) LAN

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Security Tester
3 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft