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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank 917 942 990
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +48
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 15 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.084% 0.028% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 11
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,425 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-3.15% -

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
17819 17624 19275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.08% 16.53% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15379 14716 16208
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

AppScan Salary Histogram in the UK

AppScan
Top 12 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 24 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 +54 15 £65,000 +30.00% 3
London - 9 £72,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
York - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £71,500 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £49,350 -
Norwich - 1 £49,350 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
East of England - 1 £49,350 -

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 21 (87.50%) Information Security
1 21 (87.50%) Security Testing
2 18 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (70.83%) CEH
3 17 (70.83%) CISSP
4 16 (66.67%) Risk Management
5 15 (62.50%) IBM
5 15 (62.50%) Nessus
5 15 (62.50%) HP Fortify
6 14 (58.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 14 (58.33%) Metasploit
7 13 (54.17%) Veracode
7 13 (54.17%) CISM
7 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (50.00%) CISA
9 11 (45.83%) Finance
9 11 (45.83%) GIAC
9 11 (45.83%) Java
9 11 (45.83%) CRISC
9 11 (45.83%) OSCP
9 11 (45.83%) WebInspect
10 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
10 10 (41.67%) Firewall
11 9 (37.50%) HTTP
11 9 (37.50%) Project Management
11 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (33.33%) Time Management
12 8 (33.33%) OWASP
12 8 (33.33%) C

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 (41.67%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (12.50%) VoIP
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Metasploit
2 4 (16.67%) Burp Suite
3 3 (12.50%) Paros
4 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Tester
2 7 (29.17%) Security Advisor
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Security Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Penetration Tester
5 4 (16.67%) Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Information Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Security Penetration Tester
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Tester
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (8.33%) Head of Security
7 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (29.17%) Cryptography
3 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Kali Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Information Security
1 21 (87.50%) Security Testing
2 18 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 14 (58.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (37.50%) Project Management
7 8 (33.33%) OWASP
7 8 (33.33%) Time Management
8 7 (29.17%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (20.83%) Source Code Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (16.67%) Open Source
10 4 (16.67%) Validation
11 3 (12.50%) DevOps
11 3 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
12 2 (8.33%) Data Security
12 2 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) C
2 8 (33.33%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) Perl
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) CEH
1 17 (70.83%) CISSP
2 13 (54.17%) CISM
3 12 (50.00%) CISA
4 11 (45.83%) CRISC
4 11 (45.83%) GIAC
4 11 (45.83%) OSCP
5 3 (12.50%) GPEN
6 2 (8.33%) CISMP
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) GCIH
6 2 (8.33%) GWAPT
6 2 (8.33%) OSCE
7 1 (4.17%) CSSLP
7 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) HP Fortify
1 15 (62.50%) Nessus
2 11 (45.83%) WebInspect
3 3 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) IBM
2 13 (54.17%) Veracode
3 7 (29.17%) HP
3 7 (29.17%) Qualys
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 11 days ago