The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 223 206 215
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 1 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.017% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -19.50%
OWASP
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4477 4127 4183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 75.41% 74.37% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3001 3114 3458
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Berkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 £55,000 -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) CSSLP
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (60.00%) AppScan
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) GIAC
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) JPA
5 1 (20.00%) Ehcache
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) AppScan
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Perl Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XHTML
5 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) JPA
5 1 (20.00%) Ehcache
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) GIAC
1 3 (60.00%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP