Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WebInspect skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebInspect over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP WebInspect
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1160 1162 1278
Rank change year-on-year +2 +116 +30
Permanent jobs citing WebInspect 43 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.25% 0.060% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 37 8 8
UK median annual salary £75,000 £100,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +48.15% -20.59%
10th Percentile £55,750 £85,125 £55,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year -3.23% +21.57% -

WebInspect is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,461 15,125 17,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.84% 8.77% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13,879 12,244 14,016
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,620 £30,061
90th Percentile £84,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%

WebInspect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WebInspect in the UK

WebInspect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WebInspect in the UK

WebInspect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebInspect over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for WebInspect in the UK

WebInspect
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebInspect within the UK over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. 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 +27 43 £75,000 -25.00% 4
London -4 25 £80,000 -20.00% 2
UK excluding London +5 18 £75,000 -3.23% 2
South East - 10 £75,000 -
Midlands +3 6 - - 1
West Midlands - 6 - - 1
North West - 2 £70,000 - 1
North of England - 2 £70,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing WebInspect also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for WebInspect.

1 27 (62.79%) OWASP
2 21 (48.84%) HTML
2 21 (48.84%) Java
2 21 (48.84%) SQL
3 20 (46.51%) Finance
3 20 (46.51%) Web Services
3 20 (46.51%) AppScan
4 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (41.86%) HP
5 12 (27.91%) Ajax
5 12 (27.91%) QA
5 12 (27.91%) XML
5 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
5 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
5 12 (27.91%) SoapUI
5 12 (27.91%) SANS
6 11 (25.58%) RedGate
6 11 (25.58%) WebDriver
6 11 (25.58%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 11 (25.58%) C#
6 11 (25.58%) SOA
6 11 (25.58%) HTTP
6 11 (25.58%) Validation
6 11 (25.58%) CSS
6 11 (25.58%) JMeter
6 11 (25.58%) Selenium
6 11 (25.58%) Fiddler
6 11 (25.58%) Load Testing
6 11 (25.58%) Integration Testing
6 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting

WebInspect
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:

Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) AppScan
2 12 (27.91%) SoapUI
3 11 (25.58%) Fiddler
3 11 (25.58%) JIRA
3 11 (25.58%) JMeter
3 11 (25.58%) Selenium
3 11 (25.58%) WebDriver
4 6 (13.95%) Burp Suite
5 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Back Office
2 6 (13.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Tester
2 14 (32.56%) Security Specialist
3 11 (25.58%) Automation Tester
4 10 (23.26%) Application Security Specialist
4 10 (23.26%) Applications Specialist
4 10 (23.26%) Penetration Tester
5 9 (20.93%) Ethical Hacker
6 7 (16.28%) Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Developer in Test
6 7 (16.28%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Information Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Security Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Senior Information Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Java Automation Tester
8 4 (9.30%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) HTML
2 20 (46.51%) Web Services
3 12 (27.91%) Ajax
3 12 (27.91%) XML
4 11 (25.58%) CSS
5 9 (20.93%) REST
6 1 (2.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.33%) JSON
6 1 (2.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Cyber Defence
2 4 (9.30%) Fintech
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) OWASP
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
4 11 (25.58%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Data Analysis
4 11 (25.58%) Integration Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Load Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 11 (25.58%) SOA
4 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
4 11 (25.58%) Validation
4 11 (25.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (23.26%) Ethical Hacking
5 10 (23.26%) Security Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.28%) Case Management
6 7 (16.28%) Information Security
6 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Java
1 21 (48.84%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) C#
4 10 (23.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) SANS
2 7 (16.28%) CEH
2 7 (16.28%) OSCP
3 6 (13.95%) CISA
3 6 (13.95%) CISM
3 6 (13.95%) CISSP
3 6 (13.95%) CRISC
3 6 (13.95%) GIAC
4 1 (2.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.33%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) QA
2 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) HP
2 11 (25.58%) RedGate
3 10 (23.26%) Veracode
4 8 (18.60%) IBM
5 6 (13.95%) Qualys
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle