Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 179 180
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.097% 0.086% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.097% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 - £50,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3803 3083 3660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.19% 88.14% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2907 2531 3156
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in Cambridgeshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in Cambridgeshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Testing in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Testing in Cambridgeshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough -11 1 £57,500 -
Security Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT