The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 158 176 182
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 11 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.37% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.55% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 17
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -17.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +6.38%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2581 2900 3183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.11% 85.44% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 2568 2649
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,080 £68,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Security Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in Hampshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in Hampshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Farnborough +18 10 £60,000 +9.09%
Southampton - 1 - -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 15 (83.33%) OWASP
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (77.78%) Performance Testing
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) Python
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (72.22%) BDD
4 12 (66.67%) HTML5
4 12 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 12 (66.67%) Ruby
4 12 (66.67%) MongoDB
4 12 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 12 (66.67%) MariaDB
4 12 (66.67%) OpenStack
4 12 (66.67%) User Experience
4 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (66.67%) Scrum
4 12 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
4 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 12 (66.67%) Web Development
4 12 (66.67%) Java
4 12 (66.67%) MySQL
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Threat Modelling

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MariaDB
1 12 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
1 12 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Security Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) OWASP
2 14 (77.78%) Performance Testing
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) BDD
3 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 12 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
4 12 (66.67%) Scrum
4 12 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 12 (66.67%) Web Development
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.56%) Online Security
8 1 (5.56%) SOLID
8 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) Python
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Capita
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft