Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Paros skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Paros over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Paros Proxy
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1178 1206 1291
Rank change year-on-year +28 +85 -
Permanent jobs citing Paros 10 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.048% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 4
UK median annual salary £46,250 £85,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.59% +38.78% -
10th Percentile £41,500 £40,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £49,625 £100,000 £70,125
UK excluding London median annual salary - £85,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year - +28.30% -

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36389 35537 38387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.32% 18.78% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29606 30658 32497
UK 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 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Paros
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Paros as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Paros in the UK

Paros
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Paros in the UK

Paros
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Paros within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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
England +11 10 £46,250 -45.59%
London +2 10 £46,250 -26.00%

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Paros also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Paros.

1 10 (100.00%) OWASP
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Nessus
2 7 (70.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (70.00%) AppScan
2 7 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Kali Linux
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) CEH
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 4 (40.00%) WebScarab
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) GPEN
5 4 (40.00%) Patch Management
5 4 (40.00%) Burp Suite
6 3 (30.00%) API Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) Coaching
6 3 (30.00%) Social Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) OSCP
6 3 (30.00%) OSCE

Paros
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) AppScan
2 4 (40.00%) Burp Suite
2 4 (40.00%) WebScarab
3 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) JMeter
3 3 (30.00%) LoadUI
3 3 (30.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (30.00%) Metasploit
3 3 (30.00%) RhodeCode
3 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) CGI
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Kali Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OWASP
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) Patch Management
4 3 (30.00%) API Testing
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (30.00%) Social Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (40.00%) GPEN
3 3 (30.00%) CISA
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (30.00%) GCIH
3 3 (30.00%) GWAPT
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) OSCE
3 3 (30.00%) OSCP
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) GIAC
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Nessus
2 3 (30.00%) HP Fortify
2 3 (30.00%) Nmap
2 3 (30.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft