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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 74 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.93% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £60,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -10.71%
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
615 917 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.35% 88.77% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 528 765 641
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,395 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Sheffield +14 4 £56,250 +104.54%
Security Testing
Yorkshire

Security Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Nessus
1 7 (77.78%) Metasploit
1 7 (77.78%) Burp Suite
1 7 (77.78%) Kali Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (44.44%) CEH
4 3 (33.33%) AppScan
4 3 (33.33%) OSCP
4 3 (33.33%) HP Fortify
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Burp Suite
1 7 (77.78%) Metasploit
2 3 (33.33%) AppScan
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Applications Tester
3 6 (66.67%) Security Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Lead Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Kali Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CEH
2 3 (33.33%) OSCP
3 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Nessus
2 3 (33.33%) HP Fortify