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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank 923 964 987
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +23
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 17 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.092% 0.017% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 12
Median salary £66,250 £27,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+140.90% -59.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,545 £27,500 £44,850
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £27,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £27,500 -
% change year-on-year
+90.90% -

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
18570 18157 19340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.43% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15959 15214 16062
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,375 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

AppScan Salary Histogram in the UK

AppScan
Top 13 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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +25 17 £66,250 +140.90% 1
London - 9 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
York - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £56,250 -
East of England - 1 £49,350 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £47,500 -
Norwich - 1 £49,350 -
Norfolk - 1 £49,350 -

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) Information Security
1 19 (82.61%) Security Testing
2 17 (73.91%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (65.22%) CEH
3 15 (65.22%) Metasploit
3 15 (65.22%) Nessus
3 15 (65.22%) CISSP
4 14 (60.87%) Risk Management
5 13 (56.52%) IBM
5 13 (56.52%) HP Fortify
6 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 12 (52.17%) Finance
7 11 (47.83%) CISM
7 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) Java
7 11 (47.83%) Veracode
8 10 (43.48%) Firewall
8 10 (43.48%) CISA
9 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
9 9 (39.13%) GIAC
9 9 (39.13%) Project Management
9 9 (39.13%) CRISC
9 9 (39.13%) OSCP
9 9 (39.13%) WebInspect
10 8 (34.78%) Time Management
10 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
10 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (34.78%) Python
10 8 (34.78%) Perl

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) HTTP
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) Internet
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless Security
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Metasploit
2 5 (21.74%) Burp Suite
3 3 (13.04%) Paros
4 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Security Advisor
1 8 (34.78%) Tester
2 6 (26.09%) Security Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Security Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Security Penetration Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
3 7 (30.43%) Cryptography
4 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Kali Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Information Security
1 19 (82.61%) Security Testing
2 17 (73.91%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (60.87%) Risk Management
4 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (39.13%) Project Management
7 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (34.78%) Time Management
8 7 (30.43%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (26.09%) OWASP
10 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (17.39%) Open Source
11 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (17.39%) Validation
12 3 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
13 2 (8.70%) Data Security
13 2 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
13 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
13 2 (8.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) C
2 8 (34.78%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) C++
2 8 (34.78%) Perl
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) CEH
1 15 (65.22%) CISSP
2 11 (47.83%) CISM
3 10 (43.48%) CISA
4 9 (39.13%) CRISC
4 9 (39.13%) GIAC
4 9 (39.13%) OSCP
5 3 (13.04%) GPEN
6 2 (8.70%) CISMP
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) GCIH
6 2 (8.70%) GWAPT
6 2 (8.70%) OSCE
7 1 (4.35%) CSSLP
7 1 (4.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) Nessus
2 13 (56.52%) HP Fortify
3 9 (39.13%) WebInspect
4 3 (13.04%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) IBM
2 11 (47.83%) Veracode
3 5 (21.74%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) Qualys
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