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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank 900 972 986
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +14
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 24 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.022% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 14
Median salary £63,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,725 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
17500 18582 19370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 16.77% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15192 15602 16400
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

AppScan Salary Histogram in the UK

AppScan
Top 14 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 26 June 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 +61 24 £63,750 +27.50% 3
London - 15 £65,000 - 2
Bristol - 4 £41,250 -
South West - 4 £41,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £56,250 -
City of London - 2 £57,875 -
York - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Norfolk - 1 £49,350 -
Norwich - 1 £49,350 -
East of England - 1 £49,350 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £47,500 -

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 24 (72.73%) Security Testing
2 22 (66.67%) Information Security
3 21 (63.64%) Nessus
3 21 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (60.61%) CISSP
5 19 (57.58%) Finance
5 19 (57.58%) CEH
5 19 (57.58%) HP Fortify
6 18 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 18 (54.55%) Risk Management
6 18 (54.55%) IBM
7 15 (45.45%) Metasploit
7 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (45.45%) Veracode
8 14 (42.42%) CISM
9 13 (39.39%) CISA
9 13 (39.39%) Java
9 13 (39.39%) Qualys
10 12 (36.36%) CRISC
10 12 (36.36%) OSCP
10 12 (36.36%) GIAC
11 11 (33.33%) Firewall
11 11 (33.33%) WebInspect
12 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
12 10 (30.30%) C++
13 9 (27.27%) Project Management
13 9 (27.27%) HTTP
13 9 (27.27%) Python
13 9 (27.27%) C
13 9 (27.27%) 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 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (9.09%) VoIP
3 3 (9.09%) Wireless
4 2 (6.06%) Internet
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Metasploit
2 5 (15.15%) Burp Suite
3 3 (9.09%) Paros
4 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
1 10 (30.30%) Security Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Tester
3 6 (18.18%) Security Advisor
3 6 (18.18%) Security Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Security Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Security Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Information Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) IT Security Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Security Penetration Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) Cryptography
2 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Kali Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) AIX
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Security Testing
2 22 (66.67%) Information Security
3 21 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (54.55%) Risk Management
4 18 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (27.27%) Project Management
7 8 (24.24%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (24.24%) OWASP
7 8 (24.24%) Time Management
8 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (15.15%) Open Source
9 5 (15.15%) Source Code Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (12.12%) Validation
11 3 (9.09%) DevOps
11 3 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
12 2 (6.06%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) C++
3 9 (27.27%) C
3 9 (27.27%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) Python
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) CISSP
2 19 (57.58%) CEH
3 14 (42.42%) CISM
4 13 (39.39%) CISA
5 12 (36.36%) CRISC
5 12 (36.36%) GIAC
5 12 (36.36%) OSCP
6 3 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) GPEN
7 2 (6.06%) CISMP
7 2 (6.06%) GCIH
7 2 (6.06%) GWAPT
7 2 (6.06%) OSCE
8 1 (3.03%) CREST Certified
8 1 (3.03%) CSSLP
8 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (63.64%) Nessus
2 19 (57.58%) HP Fortify
3 11 (33.33%) WebInspect
4 3 (9.09%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) IBM
2 15 (45.45%) Veracode
3 13 (39.39%) Qualys
4 8 (24.24%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
London
Cognizant
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South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago