Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 - 153
Rank change year-on-year - +153 +17
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.064% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 14
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 - £50,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 - £50,000

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,940 1,991 2,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.75% 90.13% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,163 1,686 2,206
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 20 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA