The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
Security Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 100.00% 88.24% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 17
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% -31.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £46,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in the Thames Valley