The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 109 106 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.65% 0.33% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.36% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.94%
Penetration Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1073 1097 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.52% 89.33% 83.06%
Number of salaries quoted 981 972 995
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in West Sussex

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 8 £35,000 -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (90.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Node.js
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) JIRA
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Scala
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Coaching
1 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001