Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Security Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Testing over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 148 156
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 13 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.55% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
West Sussex median annual salary £41,500 £54,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.50% +40.00% -30.18%
10th Percentile £37,250 £45,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £59,875 £65,000 £42,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.22% -7.62%

Security Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,097 1,819 2,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 89.01% 89.43% 90.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,754 1,602 2,048
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.83% -3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,475 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Security Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in West Sussex

Security Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Security Testing in West Sussex

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Testing in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Testing in West Sussex

Security Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Burgess Hill - 7 £41,500 - 2
Worthing 0 1 £57,500 +5.99%
Gatwick - 1 £70,000 -
Security Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Security Testing 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 across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
1 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) QA
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
1 10 (76.92%) Unit Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Groovy
1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
1 10 (76.92%) SoapUI
2 9 (69.23%) REST
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (69.23%) Functional Testing
2 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
2 9 (69.23%) Compatibility Testing
2 9 (69.23%) TestNG
2 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 9 (69.23%) BDD
2 9 (69.23%) System Integration Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Integration Testing
2 9 (69.23%) jMock
2 9 (69.23%) Java EE
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) Spring
2 9 (69.23%) JUnit
2 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
2 9 (69.23%) JMeter
2 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
3 8 (61.54%) ISEB
3 8 (61.54%) Validation
3 8 (61.54%) ISTQB

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
1 10 (76.92%) SoapUI
2 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 9 (69.23%) JMeter
2 9 (69.23%) jMock
2 9 (69.23%) JUnit
2 9 (69.23%) TestNG
2 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
3 3 (23.08%) Ant
3 3 (23.08%) Gradle
3 3 (23.08%) Hudson
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Developer in Test
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer in Test
2 6 (46.15%) Java Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
2 9 (69.23%) Java EE
2 9 (69.23%) REST
2 9 (69.23%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) Velocity
4 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
1 10 (76.92%) Unit Testing
2 9 (69.23%) BDD
2 9 (69.23%) Compatibility Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (69.23%) Functional Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Integration Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
2 9 (69.23%) System Integration Testing
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Lean Thinking
3 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Validation
4 6 (46.15%) SDET
5 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Groovy
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
1 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) CISM
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) CREST Certified
4 1 (7.69%) IISP
4 1 (7.69%) OSCP
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 22301
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 31000
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
1 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (7.69%) Centrify
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Imperva
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Qualys
1 1 (7.69%) Splunk
1 1 (7.69%) Sun
1 1 (7.69%) Trend Micro
1 1 (7.69%) Tripwire