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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 116 125
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.064% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.077% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
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
1673 1305 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.32% 83.02% 78.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1040 1328
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £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