Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 101 110
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.75% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.87% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Dorset median annual salary - £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +7.69%
South West median annual salary £45,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.67% +7.14% -3.45%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 961 918 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 86.27% 85.87% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 839 808 968
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £36,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.66% +4.50% -4.93%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in Dorset

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in Dorset