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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.26% +21.05%
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
6 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 85.71% 78.38% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 10
Average salary £77,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.47% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £46,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £102,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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