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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 53 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.27% 1.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
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
319 362 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 87.16% 85.58% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 286 275 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) Firebug
1 14 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (64.29%) ISEB
3 9 (64.29%) W3C
3 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Test Management
5 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) DOM
6 2 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (14.29%) MSTest

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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.

Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Firebug
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Analyst
1 14 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Web Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (14.29%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) W3C
2 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (14.29%) QA