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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 208 238 229
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 14 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.22% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.25% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 41
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%

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
4744 5572 6573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.71% 87.69% 89.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4068 4615 5358
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +23 11 £48,000 +12.94% 3
North Yorkshire +3 3 - -
Security Testing
England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Information Security
2 19 (47.50%) Java
3 18 (45.00%) Degree
4 17 (42.50%) Computer Science
4 17 (42.50%) Selenium
4 17 (42.50%) Scrum
5 16 (40.00%) Performance Testing
6 15 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (37.50%) Kanban
6 15 (37.50%) BDD
6 15 (37.50%) TDD
7 14 (35.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 13 (32.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (32.50%) Nessus
8 13 (32.50%) .NET
8 13 (32.50%) Windows
8 13 (32.50%) Linux
9 11 (27.50%) CREST Certified
10 9 (22.50%) OSCP
10 9 (22.50%) Finance
11 8 (20.00%) Advertising
11 8 (20.00%) HTTP
11 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
12 7 (17.50%) CHECK Team Leader
12 7 (17.50%) Burp Suite
12 7 (17.50%) Kali Linux
12 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) HTTP
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) Network Security
4 4 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Selenium
2 7 (17.50%) Burp Suite
3 4 (10.00%) Metasploit
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Advertising
3 3 (7.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Development Engineer
1 14 (35.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 14 (35.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 14 (35.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 14 (35.00%) Test Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Tester
3 10 (25.00%) Security Tester
3 10 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Penetration Tester
5 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Ethical Hacker
5 7 (17.50%) Security Penetration Tester
6 6 (15.00%) Security Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Information Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Applications Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) CESG
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Kali Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Information Security
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 16 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 15 (37.50%) BDD
5 15 (37.50%) Kanban
5 15 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (37.50%) TDD
6 14 (35.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 13 (32.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
8 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
9 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (12.50%) Network Packet Capture
10 5 (12.50%) Project Management
10 5 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) C
2 7 (17.50%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) C++
2 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.50%) PHP
2 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
3 4 (10.00%) Perl
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Degree
2 11 (27.50%) CREST Certified
3 9 (22.50%) OSCP
4 7 (17.50%) CHECK Team Leader
4 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
4 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.50%) CEH
6 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
7 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (2.50%) GPEN
8 1 (2.50%) GWAPT
8 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SDET
2 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Nessus
2 4 (10.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
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Salary: £32,000 per annum
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Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago