The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 89 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.19% 0.061% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.068% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £61,250 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.04%
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
863 1474 1507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.72% 89.93% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1133 1126
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

OWASP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +12 1 £60,000 +9.09%
OWASP
North West

OWASP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JNI
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Application Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SANS