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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 189 166
Rank change year-on-year +17 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.14% 0.11% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.13% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 20
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +2.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.00% +11.11%  

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 2522 2993 3204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 86.49% 85.86% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2594 2628
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,417 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Testing in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 24 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
Farnborough - 3 £60,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £32,500 -
Security Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 14 (93.33%) Python
1 14 (93.33%) Performance Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) OWASP
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (86.67%) Unit Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Web Development
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) Ruby
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) MySQL
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
2 13 (86.67%) Extreme Programming
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) HTML5
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) MongoDB
2 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 13 (86.67%) OpenStack
2 13 (86.67%) MariaDB
2 13 (86.67%) User Experience
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence

Security Testing
Co-occurring 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 13 (86.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) MariaDB
1 13 (86.67%) MongoDB
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
1 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (93.33%) Performance Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) Extreme Programming
2 13 (86.67%) OWASP
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) Unit Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Web Development
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) Ruby
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Capita