Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 - 102
Rank change year-on-year - +102 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.75% - 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Coventry median annual salary £52,500 - £62,500
10th Percentile £44,350 - £61,250
90th Percentile £63,700 - £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £19,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +130.26% -

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1212 1210 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 90.85% 89.10% 86.50%
Number of salaries quoted 957 993 1011
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,119 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,850 £63,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in Coventry

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in Coventry

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Testing in Coventry over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Testing in Coventry

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) CISM
2 6 (60.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) CEH
4 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) OWASP
4 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (30.00%) GIAC
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (30.00%) CRISC
5 3 (30.00%) OSCP
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) BYOD
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (20.00%) GDPR
6 2 (20.00%) Workload Management
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (10.00%) CISA

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 6 (60.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AppScan
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 9 (90.00%) Information Analyst
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) BYOD
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) OWASP
3 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Workload Management
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Source Code Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CISM
1 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) CEH
3 3 (30.00%) CRISC
3 3 (30.00%) GIAC
3 3 (30.00%) OSCP
4 2 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (20.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (10.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Qualys
1 1 (10.00%) Veracode