The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 52 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.66% 2.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 2.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £30,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,750 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -11.38%
Security Testing
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
288 297 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 95.68% 91.95% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 238 255 268
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 York

The demand trend of job ads across the York 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 York

Security Testing
Salary Trend in York

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in York

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 York region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
4 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (33.33%) Veracode
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Metasploit

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) AppScan
1 2 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Advisor
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Veracode