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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 67 65
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.23% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £24,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.20%
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
467 435 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.60% 87.35% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 394 365 393
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,090 £60,000 £52,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago