The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 117 129
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.12% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Average salary - £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.00%
OWASP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1679 1351 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.63% 83.14% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1087 1391
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Cheshire