Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 246 237
Rank change year-on-year +24 -9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 6 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.17% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 10
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £44,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.64% -29.20% +56.25%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,925 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £67,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,521 5,408 6,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.53% 89.06% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,786 4,331 4,885
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,625 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Security Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in the East Midlands

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in the East Midlands

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Testing in the East Midlands

Security Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Leicestershire +29 5 £52,500 +16.67%
Nottinghamshire +12 1 £37,500 -34.78%
Security Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Management
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Legal

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Test Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Compliance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Compliance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Programme Management
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Management
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ISMS
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Records Management
2 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP