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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.18%
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
1350 1229 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.07% 87.54% 83.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1039 1042
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 18 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 17 (80.95%) Test Management
2 17 (80.95%) Nessus
2 17 (80.95%) Nmap
3 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Coverity
4 14 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) Software Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Degree
5 11 (52.38%) Finance
6 10 (47.62%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
7 9 (42.86%) Network Security
7 9 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
8 6 (28.57%) Line Management
8 6 (28.57%) CHECK Team Leader
9 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 3 (14.29%) Qualys
10 3 (14.29%) OpenVAS
10 3 (14.29%) Analytics
11 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
11 2 (9.52%) User Experience
11 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
11 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (9.52%) V-Model

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
1 2 (9.52%) QARun
1 2 (9.52%) TestDirector
1 2 (9.52%) WinRunner
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Security Manager
2 12 (57.14%) Testing Manager
3 11 (52.38%) Product Manager
3 11 (52.38%) Security Product Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Software Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Test Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 17 (80.95%) Test Management
3 14 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Line Management
6 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
7 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (9.52%) V-Model
9 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) ISEB
5 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (80.95%) Nessus
1 17 (80.95%) Nmap
2 3 (14.29%) OpenVAS
3 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Coverity
2 3 (14.29%) Qualys
3 2 (9.52%) HP
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago