The table below looks at the statistics for WebInspect skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebInspect over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP WebInspect
Rank 892 907 872
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -35
Permanent jobs citing WebInspect 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.088% 0.038% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Average salary £72,500 £81,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.04% +25.38%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £81,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +25.38%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7945 7842 6857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.16% 6.74% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6457 6241 5554
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

WebInspect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebInspect within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WebInspect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebInspect
Salary Trend

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

WebInspect Salary Trend in the UK

WebInspect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebInspect over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

WebInspect Salary Histogram in the UK

WebInspect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebInspect within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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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 - 7 £72,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £72,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £72,500 -
South East - 2 £66,250 -
Middlesex - 2 £66,250 -

WebInspect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WebInspect 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 WebInspect.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
3 8 (80.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) CISSP
4 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
4 7 (70.00%) OWASP
4 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (60.00%) Cyber Security
5 6 (60.00%) CSSLP
5 6 (60.00%) Open Source
5 6 (60.00%) Network Security
5 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Cryptography
5 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (60.00%) Web Services
5 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (60.00%) HTTP
5 6 (60.00%) HTTPS
5 6 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (40.00%) AppScan
7 3 (30.00%) Android
7 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
8 2 (20.00%) Rapid7

WebInspect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WebInspect 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 WebInspect. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) HTTP
1 6 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) AppScan
2 2 (20.00%) Paros
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Application Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (60.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
3 7 (70.00%) OWASP
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Cyber Security
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Line Management
7 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) CSSLP
3 2 (20.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
1 2 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Rapid7
2 2 (20.00%) IBM