The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 105 106
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £90,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +210.34%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Security Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1065 1164 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.43% 83.80% 83.17%
Number of salaries quoted 912 963 957
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Wales