Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Security Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Testing over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 147 160
Rank change year-on-year -23 +13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.037% 0.39% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.44% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Cambridge median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +61.29% -18.42%
10th Percentile £36,250 £50,000 £29,300
90th Percentile £38,750 £50,000 £31,900
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +66.67% -47.83%

Security Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2420 2291 2506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 90.00% 89.39% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 1826 2104
Cambridge median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,627
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +3.15% +9.07%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +8.64%

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Security Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in Cambridge

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA