Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Paros Proxy
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1241 1299
Rank change year-on-year +70 +58 -
Permanent jobs citing Paros 13 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.036% 0.017% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
UK median annual salary £50,000 £85,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.18% +38.78% -
10th Percentile £43,000 £53,750 £37,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £87,500 £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 35860 35125 38059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.58% 18.52% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29093 30329 32095
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 £29,750
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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Paros over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram 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 22 October 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 +57 13 £50,000 -41.18%
London +25 13 £50,000 -37.50%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (92.31%) OWASP
2 10 (76.92%) Security Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 10 (76.92%) Nessus
2 10 (76.92%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (69.23%) AppScan
3 9 (69.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) CEH
4 8 (61.54%) Kali Linux
5 6 (46.15%) GPEN
5 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
5 6 (46.15%) XML
5 6 (46.15%) CISSP
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) CISA
5 6 (46.15%) CISM
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) Validation
6 5 (38.46%) GCIH
6 5 (38.46%) Nmap
6 5 (38.46%) WebInspect
6 5 (38.46%) WebScarab
6 5 (38.46%) OSCP
6 5 (38.46%) OSCE
6 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
6 5 (38.46%) GWAPT

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) Multicast
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) AppScan
2 5 (38.46%) Burp Suite
2 5 (38.46%) Metasploit
2 5 (38.46%) WebScarab
3 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) JMeter
3 3 (23.08%) LoadUI
3 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
3 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Penetration Tester
1 8 (61.54%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Junior
2 3 (23.08%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Junior Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Test Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) QA Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) CGI
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) REST
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Kali Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Android
2 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) FreeBSD
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) OWASP
2 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 10 (76.92%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Security Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) Programme Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
6 3 (23.08%) API Testing
6 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) Coaching
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (23.08%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Groovy
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CEH
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) GPEN
3 5 (38.46%) CREST Certified
3 5 (38.46%) GCIH
3 5 (38.46%) GWAPT
3 5 (38.46%) OSCE
3 5 (38.46%) OSCP
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) ISEB
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 2 (15.38%) CISMP
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (15.38%) GIAC
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Nessus
2 5 (38.46%) HP Fortify
2 5 (38.46%) Nmap
2 5 (38.46%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft