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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 115 144
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.47% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.58% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £60,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +96.72%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £41,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+34.14% -11.35%
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
1644 1387 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.76% 81.16% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1095 1601
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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