The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 202 239 217
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -22
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 26 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.20% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.23% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 35
Median salary £49,000 £29,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.10% -34.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £26,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,600 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4598 5332 5995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.16% 88.50% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3929 4432 4890
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +40 20 £49,000 +18.07% 3
North Yorkshire -4 5 - -
Security Testing
England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 24 (57.14%) Information Security
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Java
2 23 (54.76%) Degree
3 22 (52.38%) Computer Science
4 20 (47.62%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (45.24%) Ethical Hacking
6 18 (42.86%) Windows
7 17 (40.48%) .NET
8 16 (38.10%) CREST Certified
9 15 (35.71%) Scrum
9 15 (35.71%) Selenium
10 14 (33.33%) Performance Testing
10 14 (33.33%) Kanban
10 14 (33.33%) BDD
10 14 (33.33%) TDD
11 13 (30.95%) Linux
11 13 (30.95%) Nessus
11 13 (30.95%) Vulnerability Management
11 13 (30.95%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (30.95%) Remediation Plan
12 12 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
12 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
12 12 (28.57%) VB.NET
12 12 (28.57%) Unix
12 12 (28.57%) PHP
12 12 (28.57%) C
12 12 (28.57%) C#

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Network Security
2 8 (19.05%) HTTP
3 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.90%) Firewall
5 4 (9.52%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Selenium
2 7 (16.67%) Burp Suite
3 4 (9.52%) Metasploit
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (19.05%) Advertising
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Tester
2 14 (33.33%) Security Tester
3 13 (30.95%) Development Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Penetration Tester
3 13 (30.95%) Software Development Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Software Test Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Test Development Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Test Engineer
4 11 (26.19%) Ethical Hacker
4 11 (26.19%) Security Penetration Tester
5 9 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) Security Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Information Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Applications Tester
9 3 (7.14%) Consultant
9 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Penetration Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.43%) CESG
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
3 12 (28.57%) Unix
4 7 (16.67%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Information Security
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (47.62%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (45.24%) Ethical Hacking
5 15 (35.71%) Scrum
6 14 (33.33%) BDD
6 14 (33.33%) Kanban
6 14 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 14 (33.33%) TDD
7 13 (30.95%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (30.95%) Remediation Plan
7 13 (30.95%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (23.81%) Project Management
10 9 (21.43%) Network Packet Capture
10 9 (21.43%) Social Engineering
10 9 (21.43%) Threat Modelling
10 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) C
2 12 (28.57%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) C++
2 12 (28.57%) PHP
2 12 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Degree
2 16 (38.10%) CREST Certified
3 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 11 (26.19%) CHECK Team Leader
5 9 (21.43%) OSCP
6 5 (11.90%) CEH
7 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.38%) GPEN
8 1 (2.38%) GWAPT
8 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SDET
2 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Nessus
2 4 (9.52%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago