The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 226 286 351
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +65
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 34 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.17% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.19% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 6
Median salary £66,250 £75,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £75,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.04%
OWASP
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5961 8817 10919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.18% 87.86% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5447 7480 9144
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OWASP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

OWASP Salary Trend in the City of London

OWASP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in the City of London

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (57.89%) Jenkins
3 31 (54.39%) Ruby
4 23 (40.35%) SDLC
5 22 (38.60%) Firewall
6 21 (36.84%) SQL
7 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
7 20 (35.09%) Shell Script
8 19 (33.33%) Java
8 19 (33.33%) JIRA
8 19 (33.33%) Security Testing
8 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (31.58%) Scrum
10 17 (29.82%) Oracle
10 17 (29.82%) Python
10 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (29.82%) DevOps
11 16 (28.07%) Salt
11 16 (28.07%) Terraform
11 16 (28.07%) vSphere
11 16 (28.07%) Bash Shell
11 16 (28.07%) Puppet
11 16 (28.07%) XenServer
11 16 (28.07%) EnterpriseDB
11 16 (28.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (28.07%) TeamCity
11 16 (28.07%) CloudStack
11 16 (28.07%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (28.07%) Performance Tuning

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (28.07%) CloudStack
1 16 (28.07%) JBoss
1 16 (28.07%) OpenStack
1 16 (28.07%) WebLogic
1 16 (28.07%) WebSphere
2 13 (22.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.04%) SaaS
3 4 (7.02%) IaaS
3 4 (7.02%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) Firewall
2 9 (15.79%) HTTP
3 4 (7.02%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) Intranet
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Big Data
1 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (57.89%) Jenkins
2 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 19 (33.33%) JIRA
3 16 (28.07%) Subversion
3 16 (28.07%) TeamCity
4 15 (26.32%) Cucumber
4 15 (26.32%) JMeter
4 15 (26.32%) Selenium
5 13 (22.81%) Mercurial
5 13 (22.81%) WebDriver
6 10 (17.54%) WATIR
7 4 (7.02%) Bugzilla
7 4 (7.02%) CruiseControl
7 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.02%) Hudson
7 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.26%) Gerrit
9 2 (3.51%) Gatling
9 2 (3.51%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.75%) AppScan
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Law
3 2 (3.51%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) QA Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) QA Test Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Test Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Information Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) Security Analyst
5 11 (19.30%) Architect
6 10 (17.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (17.54%) Ruby Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Security Architect
6 10 (17.54%) Senior QA Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Senior Test Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) CISSP Analyst
7 8 (14.04%) Java Engineer
8 7 (12.28%) CISSP Architect
8 7 (12.28%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) .NET
2 13 (22.81%) LAMP
3 4 (7.02%) SAML
4 3 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (3.51%) SOAP
6 1 (1.75%) Django
6 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) iPad
2 8 (14.04%) BYOD
3 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) Fintech
4 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.51%) Tandem
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
1 16 (28.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 16 (28.07%) Unix
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (40.35%) SDLC
3 19 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (31.58%) Scrum
5 17 (29.82%) DevOps
6 16 (28.07%) Configuration Management
6 16 (28.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (28.07%) DSDM
6 16 (28.07%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (28.07%) RUP
7 15 (26.32%) BDD
7 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
8 13 (22.81%) API Testing
8 13 (22.81%) Automated Testing
8 13 (22.81%) Auto-Scaling
8 13 (22.81%) Build Automation
8 13 (22.81%) TDD
8 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
8 13 (22.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) Ruby
2 21 (36.84%) SQL
3 20 (35.09%) Shell Script
4 19 (33.33%) Java
5 17 (29.82%) Python
6 16 (28.07%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.02%) C
7 4 (7.02%) C#
7 4 (7.02%) C++
7 4 (7.02%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) Scala
9 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) CISM
1 11 (19.30%) CISSP
2 10 (17.54%) ISEB
2 10 (17.54%) ISTQB
2 10 (17.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 7 (12.28%) SANS
4 4 (7.02%) CEH
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) CRISC
6 2 (3.51%) GIAC
6 2 (3.51%) OSCP
7 1 (1.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.75%) CISA
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.75%) OSCE
7 1 (1.75%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.07%) QA
2 15 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.51%) COBIT
4 1 (1.75%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) vSphere
1 16 (28.07%) Xen
1 16 (28.07%) XenServer
2 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Ansible
1 16 (28.07%) Cobbler
1 16 (28.07%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (28.07%) Puppet
1 16 (28.07%) Salt
1 16 (28.07%) Terraform
1 16 (28.07%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.02%) RSA Archer
3 2 (3.51%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.51%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.75%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) Oracle
3 16 (28.07%) EnterpriseDB
3 16 (28.07%) Red Hat
4 10 (17.54%) Rally
4 10 (17.54%) SAP
5 4 (7.02%) VMware
6 3 (5.26%) Qualys
7 2 (3.51%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.51%) Juniper
7 2 (3.51%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.51%) Symantec
7 2 (3.51%) Varonis
8 1 (1.75%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) Veracode
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