The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - 68 57
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.16% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
Security Testing
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
420 466 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 79.40% 72.36% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 344 359 359
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Security Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Test Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching