The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - - 35
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -19.00%
OWASP
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 115 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 87.83% 80.42% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 98 72
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast