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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 87 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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
528 815 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.76% 85.16% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 446 692 591
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Nessus
1 7 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 7 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 7 (100.00%) Kali Linux
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (57.14%) CEH
4 3 (42.86%) AppScan
4 3 (42.86%) OSCP
4 3 (42.86%) HP Fortify
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) 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 (85.71%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 7 (100.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (42.86%) AppScan
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Applications Tester
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
2 6 (85.71%) Security Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Kali Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CEH
2 3 (42.86%) OSCP
3 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Nessus
2 3 (42.86%) HP Fortify