The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AppScan skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational AppScan
UK / England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 931 949
Rank change year-on-year +92 +18  
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 15 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.091% 0.089% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 1
Median salary £45,000 £66,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.07% +140.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £50,550 £27,500
% change year-on-year +48.36% +83.81%  

AppScan is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16503 17915 17124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.21% 18.29% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13989 15535 14491
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

AppScan
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing AppScan as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for AppScan in England

AppScan
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AppScan in England.

Salary trend for AppScan in England

AppScan
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AppScan in England over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for AppScan in England

AppScan
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppScan within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
London +58 12 £45,000 -37.93% 2
North West - 3 £75,000 - 1
AppScan
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing AppScan 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 England region with a requirement for AppScan.

1 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 22 (84.62%) Paros
2 22 (84.62%) Burp Suite
3 19 (73.08%) Information Security
3 19 (73.08%) IBM
4 16 (61.54%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (61.54%) Nessus
4 16 (61.54%) CEH
4 16 (61.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 15 (57.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (57.69%) Network Security
5 15 (57.69%) SANS
5 15 (57.69%) WebScarab
6 9 (34.62%) Security Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Line Management
6 9 (34.62%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) CISA
6 9 (34.62%) CISM
6 9 (34.62%) Java
7 8 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (26.92%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (26.92%) Temenos T24
8 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (26.92%) WebInspect
8 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
8 7 (26.92%) HP
8 7 (26.92%) Banking
8 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
8 7 (26.92%) JBoss
8 7 (26.92%) HTTP

AppScan
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) JBoss
1 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
1 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Network Security
2 7 (26.92%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) Burp Suite
1 22 (84.62%) Paros
2 15 (57.69%) WebScarab
3 3 (11.54%) sqlmap
4 1 (3.85%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Consultant
1 11 (42.31%) Security Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Information Security Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Penetration Test Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Applications Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Security Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Security Advisor
5 1 (3.85%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) CGI
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
1 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
1 1 (3.85%) HPUX
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
1 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Information Security
2 16 (61.54%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (61.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 15 (57.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (34.62%) Line Management
4 9 (34.62%) Security Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (26.92%) Presales
6 7 (26.92%) Product Management
6 7 (26.92%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
6 7 (26.92%) Threat Modelling
6 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
9 1 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) C++
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 16 (61.54%) CEH
3 15 (57.69%) SANS
4 9 (34.62%) CISA
4 9 (34.62%) CISM
5 7 (26.92%) CSSLP
6 1 (3.85%) CRISC
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) Nessus
2 7 (26.92%) HP Fortify
2 7 (26.92%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) IBM
2 7 (26.92%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Veracode
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Salary, pension, holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £45k - £65k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago