Period
to 23 November 2017

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

IBM Rational AppScan
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 808 908
Rank change year-on-year -10 +100 +9
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 22 42 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.055% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.28% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 2
London median annual salary £63,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +8.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £46,000 £42,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £80,800 £100,000 £70,500
England median annual salary £66,750 £71,250 £61,250
% change year-on-year -6.32% +16.33% +28.95%

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

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15219 14844 15910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.26% 19.52% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12159 13004 13467
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

AppScan
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AppScan in London

AppScan
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for AppScan in London

AppScan
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AppScan in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for AppScan in London

AppScan
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppScan within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Central London +10 5 £67,500 -15.63%
West London +9 2 £42,500 -
AppScan
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for AppScan.

1 20 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (77.27%) Security Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Android
3 16 (72.73%) Apple iOS
3 16 (72.73%) Java
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) Information Security
4 15 (68.18%) OWASP
5 14 (63.64%) Finance
5 14 (63.64%) IBM
5 14 (63.64%) .NET
6 13 (59.09%) J2EE
6 13 (59.09%) Apple
7 12 (54.55%) CISM
7 12 (54.55%) Security Architecture
8 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 11 (50.00%) CISSP
9 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (45.45%) MySQL
10 9 (40.91%) Oracle
10 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
10 9 (40.91%) IIS
10 9 (40.91%) Apache
10 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
10 9 (40.91%) Xamarin
10 9 (40.91%) Information Security Governance
10 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
10 9 (40.91%) ISMS
10 9 (40.91%) COBIT
11 8 (36.36%) OAuth

AppScan
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (40.91%) Apache
1 9 (40.91%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
1 8 (36.36%) LDAP
2 6 (27.27%) Wireless
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
3 4 (18.18%) Network Security
4 3 (13.64%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Paros
2 5 (22.73%) Burp Suite
3 4 (18.18%) Metasploit
3 4 (18.18%) WebScarab
4 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) sqlmap
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Application Security Specialist
1 8 (36.36%) Applications Specialist
1 8 (36.36%) Security Specialist
2 7 (31.82%) Penetration Tester
2 7 (31.82%) Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Junior
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Penetration Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) J2EE
3 8 (36.36%) OAuth
3 8 (36.36%) OAuth2
3 8 (36.36%) SAML
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 5 (22.73%) JSP
5 5 (22.73%) XSL
6 2 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Android
1 16 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Kali Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (77.27%) Security Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Information Security
4 15 (68.18%) OWASP
5 12 (54.55%) Security Architecture
6 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) Information Security Governance
7 9 (40.91%) ISMS
7 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
8 8 (36.36%) Secure Coding
9 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (22.73%) Android Development
10 5 (22.73%) iOS Development
10 5 (22.73%) MVC
11 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
12 3 (13.64%) Programme Delivery
12 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
12 3 (13.64%) Social Engineering
12 3 (13.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) Objective-C
4 5 (22.73%) VB
4 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CISM
2 11 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (22.73%) CEH
4 4 (18.18%) GPEN
5 3 (13.64%) CISA
5 3 (13.64%) CREST Certified
5 3 (13.64%) GCIH
5 3 (13.64%) GWAPT
5 3 (13.64%) OSCE
5 3 (13.64%) OSCP
6 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (9.09%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) COBIT
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Nessus
2 3 (13.64%) HP Fortify
2 3 (13.64%) Nmap
2 3 (13.64%) WebInspect
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Capistrano
3 1 (4.55%) Icinga
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) IBM
3 13 (59.09%) Apple
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) Xamarin
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) New Relic