Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational AppScan
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1187 1290
Rank change year-on-year +61 +103 +3
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 23 45 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.024% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.067% 0.13% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 3
England median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £30,300
90th Percentile £72,000 £80,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -30.77% +30.00% -16.67%

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 34164 34776 34983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.52% 18.29% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28387 30339 29601
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

AppScan
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AppScan as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
London +32 19 £45,000 -33.33% 4
North of England +4 4 £75,000 +36.36%
North West - 4 £75,000 -
AppScan
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (91.30%) Information Security
2 19 (82.61%) IBM
2 19 (82.61%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (69.57%) Nessus
4 15 (65.22%) CISSP
4 15 (65.22%) CEH
4 15 (65.22%) Paros
5 12 (52.17%) WebScarab
5 12 (52.17%) Network Security
5 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 12 (52.17%) Burp Suite
6 11 (47.83%) SANS
7 8 (34.78%) Security Testing
8 7 (30.43%) OWASP
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 6 (26.09%) CISM
9 6 (26.09%) Android
9 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
10 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (21.74%) CISA
10 5 (21.74%) Firewall
10 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 5 (21.74%) Java
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 4 (17.39%) Apache
11 4 (17.39%) .NET
11 4 (17.39%) MySQL
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle

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 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Network Security
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) LDAP
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) GIS
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Paros
2 12 (52.17%) Burp Suite
2 12 (52.17%) WebScarab
3 4 (17.39%) Metasploit
3 4 (17.39%) sqlmap
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Consultant
1 11 (47.83%) Security Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Penetration Test Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Application Security Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Security Advisor
5 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) OAuth
2 3 (13.04%) OAuth2
2 3 (13.04%) SAML
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) CGI
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP
4 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Android
1 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.04%) Kali Linux
3 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
3 1 (4.35%) HPUX
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Information Security
2 19 (82.61%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 8 (34.78%) Security Testing
5 7 (30.43%) OWASP
6 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (13.04%) Mobile Development
7 3 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Security Operations
7 3 (13.04%) Validation
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) Android Development
8 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
8 2 (8.70%) Line Management
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) CEH
1 15 (65.22%) CISSP
2 11 (47.83%) SANS
3 6 (26.09%) CISM
4 5 (21.74%) CISA
5 3 (13.04%) CREST Certified
5 3 (13.04%) GCIH
5 3 (13.04%) GPEN
5 3 (13.04%) GWAPT
5 3 (13.04%) OSCE
5 3 (13.04%) OSCP
6 2 (8.70%) CISMP
7 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (4.35%) CRISC
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) Nessus
2 3 (13.04%) HP Fortify
2 3 (13.04%) Nmap
2 3 (13.04%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Apple
4 3 (13.04%) Xamarin
5 1 (4.35%) Veracode
London
Modis International
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus&bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: £62,500 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Aviva
Salary: £62,500 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Aviva
Salary: £44,800 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: £44,800 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago