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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
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
99 111 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 82.50% 79.86% 63.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 90 64
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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