The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
England > East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 230 274
Rank change year-on-year -33 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.049% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.40% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 8
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +73.91%  
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,718 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,723 £47,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.63% -  

Security Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5431 5950 7072
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.11% 87.63% 86.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18784 19548 23368
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in the East of England

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in the East of England

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Testing in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Testing in the East of England

Security Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -11 3 £37,500 -
Security Testing
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) OSCP
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) B2C
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) OSCP
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft