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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - - 74
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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
494 451 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.30% 83.52% 77.31%
Number of salaries quoted 435 360 400
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear 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 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