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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 52 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.77% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+192.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
301 410 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 87.25% 83.50% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 263 268 223
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the York region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in York

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) CISSP
1 10 (52.63%) Project Management
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
1 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) Firebug
3 8 (42.11%) Selenium
3 8 (42.11%) Test Management
3 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
3 8 (42.11%) Automated Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) N-Tier
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) ISEB
5 2 (10.53%) QA
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
6 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) Selenium
1 8 (42.11%) Firebug
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Test Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Project Management
1 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
2 8 (42.11%) Test Management
2 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
2 8 (42.11%) Automated Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA