The table below looks at the statistics for AppScan skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank 922 - 953
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% - 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.045% - 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £50,550 - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 - -

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
17908 17058 16997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 16.25% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15374 14483 13912
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AppScan
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AppScan within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

AppScan Salary Histogram in the UK

AppScan
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppScan within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 8 £50,550 - 4
Norfolk - 4 £50,550 -
East of England - 4 £50,550 -
Norwich - 4 £50,550 -
Sheffield - 2 £58,750 - 2
South Yorkshire - 2 £58,750 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £58,750 - 2
London - 2 £61,450 - 1

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing AppScan also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AppScan.

1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
1 11 (78.57%) Security Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Metasploit
2 10 (71.43%) Nessus
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) CISSP
4 8 (57.14%) CEH
5 7 (50.00%) IBM
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Perl
6 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
6 6 (42.86%) Project Management
6 6 (42.86%) CISA
6 6 (42.86%) CISM
6 6 (42.86%) Kali Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Burp Suite
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
7 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (35.71%) Veracode
7 5 (35.71%) Time Management
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (35.71%) C#
7 5 (35.71%) C++
8 4 (28.57%) C

AppScan
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing AppScan also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AppScan. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Metasploit
2 5 (35.71%) Burp Suite
3 3 (21.43%) Paros
4 1 (7.14%) WebScarab
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Security Advisor
2 4 (28.57%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Security Penetration Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Security Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) CGI
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (7.14%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Kali Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) FreeBSD
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
1 11 (78.57%) Security Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (35.71%) Time Management
5 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (14.29%) API Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 2 (14.29%) Validation
7 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (7.14%) Data Security
8 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.14%) Security Management
8 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) CEH
3 6 (42.86%) CISA
3 6 (42.86%) CISM
4 4 (28.57%) CRISC
4 4 (28.57%) GIAC
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) OSCP
6 2 (14.29%) CISMP
7 1 (7.14%) GCIH
7 1 (7.14%) GPEN
7 1 (7.14%) GWAPT
7 1 (7.14%) OSCE
7 1 (7.14%) SANS
7 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Nessus
2 4 (28.57%) HP Fortify
2 4 (28.57%) WebInspect
3 2 (14.29%) Nmap
4 1 (7.14%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (35.71%) Veracode
3 1 (7.14%) AlienVault
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Qualys
3 1 (7.14%) Rapid7
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Tripwire
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Badenoch & Clark
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: + benefits (pension, life assurance, company car/allowance etc)
Posted: 19 days ago