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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 174 202 203
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 18 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 15
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -8.57%
Security Testing
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3331 4018 4605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.22% 89.03% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3265 3614
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Leeds +31 18 £55,000 +129.16% 8
Security Testing
Yorkshire

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
3 14 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (58.33%) Information Security
4 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 13 (54.17%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (54.17%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (54.17%) CREST Certified
4 13 (54.17%) Remediation Plan
5 12 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (50.00%) Unix
5 12 (50.00%) C
5 12 (50.00%) C#
5 12 (50.00%) C++
5 12 (50.00%) PHP
5 12 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 12 (50.00%) .NET
6 11 (45.83%) CHECK Team Leader
7 10 (41.67%) Project Management
7 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (37.50%) Network Security
8 9 (37.50%) Selenium
8 9 (37.50%) CESG
8 9 (37.50%) Scrum
8 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
8 9 (37.50%) Network Packet Capture

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Network Security
2 4 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) Burp Suite
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Tester
2 11 (45.83%) Penetration Tester
2 11 (45.83%) Security Penetration Tester
2 11 (45.83%) Security Tester
3 10 (41.67%) Ethical Hacker
4 8 (33.33%) Development Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
2 9 (37.50%) CESG
2 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Kali Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Information Security
2 14 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (54.17%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (54.17%) Ethical Hacking
3 13 (54.17%) Remediation Plan
4 12 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (41.67%) Project Management
5 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (37.50%) Network Packet Capture
6 9 (37.50%) Scrum
6 9 (37.50%) Social Engineering
6 9 (37.50%) Threat Modelling
6 9 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (33.33%) BDD
7 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (33.33%) Kanban
7 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 8 (33.33%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) C
2 12 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) PHP
2 12 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 13 (54.17%) CREST Certified
3 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (16.67%) OSCP
6 1 (4.17%) CEH
6 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SDET
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nessus
1 3 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 4 days ago