The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 48 61
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.50% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.80%
OWASP
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 202 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.01% 87.83% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 149 130 254
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

OWASP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Chester