Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for Penetration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Penetration Testing over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 84 85
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.15% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +52.78% -40.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £52,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £57,500 £39,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% +16.67% -40.00%

Penetration 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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 572 624 726
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 86.40% 85.95% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 510 530 596
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +2.56%

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Penetration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in Leicester

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT jobs citing Penetration 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend