The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.02% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.69%
Penetration Testing
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
55 123 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 56.12% 55.41% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 89 72
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Wakefield

Penetration Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Penetration Testing 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 Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Pylons
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) web2py
1 1 (100.00%) Pyramid
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Penetration Testing 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 Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Pylons
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) web2py
1 1 (100.00%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby