The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 55 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.46% - 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% - 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
OWASP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 563 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 84.05% 77.12% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 269 400 371
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

OWASP
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Basingstoke region.

OWASP Salary Trend in Basingstoke

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP.

1 4 (66.67%) SAML
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) OAuth
1 4 (66.67%) OpenID
1 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (66.67%) R
1 4 (66.67%) MariaDB
1 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) New Relic
1 4 (66.67%) StatsD
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) ISACA
2 2 (33.33%) GWAPT
2 2 (33.33%) GPEN
2 2 (33.33%) OSSTMM
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) MariaDB
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Security Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Assurance Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Assurance Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) SAML
1 4 (66.67%) OAuth
1 4 (66.67%) OpenID
1 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) OSSTMM
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISACA
1 2 (33.33%) GWAPT
1 2 (33.33%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) New Relic
2 2 (33.33%) HP