The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
Security Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
498 533 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.22% 83.94% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 450 465 389
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 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 7 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) IT Audit

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Application Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA