The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 28 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.75% - 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Information Security
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 178 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 83.58% 76.39% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 99 149 54
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Information Security
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Wakefield region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Wakefield

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (60.00%) Django
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Node.js
1 3 (60.00%) web2py
1 3 (60.00%) Pyramid
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) Pylons
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Information Security 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Auditor
3 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Auditor
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Django
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) Pylons
1 3 (60.00%) Pyramid
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (60.00%) web2py
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago