The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 74 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.44% - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Penetration Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
617 501 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 89.55% 81.46% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 541 417 549
Median salary £40,000 £39,336 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.68% -7.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Somerset

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 3 £40,000 -
Penetration Testing
South West

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSL
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) EasyMock
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
1 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
1 3 (42.86%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Integration
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Infobright