The table below looks at the statistics for AppScan skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational AppScan
UK
Rank 834 922 944
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +22
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.068% 0.028% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Median salary £100,000 £50,550 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+97.82% -40.52%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,550 £85,000
% change year-on-year
- -40.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16165 17668 16609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.23% 17.65% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13777 15115 14057
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%

AppScan
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing AppScan as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

AppScan Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AppScan
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AppScan within the UK.

AppScan Salary Trend in the UK

AppScan
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AppScan over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 within the UK.

AppScan Salary Histogram in the UK

AppScan
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppScan within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +81 11 £100,000 +97.82% 4
London +70 11 £100,000 +80.50%
City of London - 1 £90,000 -

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing AppScan also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AppScan.

1 24 (85.71%) CISSP
1 24 (85.71%) Burp Suite
2 23 (82.14%) Security Testing
3 22 (78.57%) Finance
4 21 (75.00%) Java
5 20 (71.43%) CISA
5 20 (71.43%) HP
5 20 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 20 (71.43%) Threat Modelling
5 20 (71.43%) HP Fortify
6 16 (57.14%) Paros
7 15 (53.57%) IBM
7 15 (53.57%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (46.43%) WebInspect
8 13 (46.43%) CEH
8 13 (46.43%) Presales
9 12 (42.86%) Line Management
9 12 (42.86%) Product Management
9 12 (42.86%) CSSLP
9 12 (42.86%) Security Architecture
9 12 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (42.86%) WebSphere
9 12 (42.86%) Network Security
9 12 (42.86%) CISM
9 12 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (42.86%) WebLogic
9 12 (42.86%) JBoss
9 12 (42.86%) HTTP
10 11 (39.29%) Metasploit
11 10 (35.71%) Linux

AppScan
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) JBoss
1 12 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 12 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) HTTP
1 12 (42.86%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) X.509
Development Applications
1 24 (85.71%) Burp Suite
2 16 (57.14%) Paros
3 11 (39.29%) Metasploit
4 4 (14.29%) WebScarab
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
6 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.57%) Fiddler
6 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Architect
2 12 (42.86%) Applications Architect
2 12 (42.86%) Security Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Test Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
1 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) AIX
3 8 (28.57%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Security Testing
2 20 (71.43%) Threat Modelling
2 20 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 15 (53.57%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (46.43%) Presales
5 12 (42.86%) Line Management
5 12 (42.86%) Product Management
5 12 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
5 12 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (42.86%) Security Architecture
6 9 (32.14%) Open Source
7 7 (25.00%) Information Security
8 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (3.57%) DevOps
11 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
11 1 (3.57%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) C++
2 8 (28.57%) Python
2 8 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) CISSP
2 20 (71.43%) CISA
3 13 (46.43%) CEH
4 12 (42.86%) CISM
4 12 (42.86%) CSSLP
5 9 (32.14%) OSCP
6 8 (28.57%) CREST Certified
6 8 (28.57%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) SANS
8 1 (3.57%) ECSA
8 1 (3.57%) GIAC
8 1 (3.57%) GPEN
8 1 (3.57%) PhD
Systems Management
1 20 (71.43%) HP Fortify
2 13 (46.43%) WebInspect
3 6 (21.43%) Nessus
4 1 (3.57%) Icinga
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) HP
2 15 (53.57%) IBM
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) Cognizant
5 2 (7.14%) Veracode
6 1 (3.57%) New Relic
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