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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 77 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.64% - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £32,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +4.56%
Security Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
784 626 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.21% 69.56% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 672 533 573
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 6 £32,000 - 2
Security Testing
Yorkshire

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Telerik
3 3 (30.00%) Nessus
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) GIAC
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Web Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Security Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (20.00%) GIAC
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Telerik
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Pension / Medical / FlexiTime
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday