Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 126 142
Rank change year-on-year +18 +16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.84% 0.059% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.070% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
South West median annual salary £45,250 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +31.16% -1.43% -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1359 1423 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 87.79% 83.46% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1209 1725
Wiltshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in Wiltshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in Wiltshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Testing in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Testing in Wiltshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Corsham - 6 £47,500 -
Swindon +11 5 £50,000 +17.65%
Security Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Security Testing 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) Extreme Programming
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
5 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Web Development
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (53.85%) OWASP
5 7 (53.85%) HTML5
6 6 (46.15%) MariaDB
6 6 (46.15%) User Experience
6 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
6 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
6 6 (46.15%) OpenStack
6 6 (46.15%) MySQL
6 6 (46.15%) Java
6 6 (46.15%) Python
6 6 (46.15%) Ruby
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) Test Automation

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (46.15%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MariaDB
1 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (7.69%) Gradle
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Python Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
4 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Behat
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 9 (69.23%) Extreme Programming
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) OWASP
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) Web Development
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
8 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Product Management
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Google