The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +12.22%
Penetration Testing
West 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 Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 101 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 76.32% 84.17% 73.66%
Number of salaries quoted 142 80 74
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Shropshire