The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 114 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% - 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 22
Average salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Security Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1242 1455 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.86% 80.97% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1270 1231
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Coverity
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Nmap

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Testing Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Coverity
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago