The first table below looks at the demand for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 97 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.081% - 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
977 911 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.56% 73.23% 69.58%
Number of salaries quoted 826 807 693
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Security Testing
UK

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Security Testing
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 £29,000 - 2
Security Testing
UK

Security Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Security 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 Security Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Welsh Language
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) T-Plan
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Security 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 Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) T-Plan
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago