The first table below looks at the demand for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.12% -3.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
357 479 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 79.51% 72.91% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 302 448 416
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Security Testing
East of England

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Suffolk

Security Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft