The first table below looks at the demand for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 318 326 305
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 13 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.025% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.031% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 13
Average salary £50,000 £44,250 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.99% -41.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,050 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £44,450 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -24.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10105 9680 10160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.58% 80.56% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8371 8414 9266
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OWASP
London

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

OWASP Salary Histogram in the City of London

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP.

1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (52.94%) CISSP
6 8 (47.06%) Internet
6 8 (47.06%) Information Security
6 8 (47.06%) UNIX
6 8 (47.06%) Wireshark
7 7 (41.18%) GSEC
7 7 (41.18%) Nmap
7 7 (41.18%) Cryptography
7 7 (41.18%) Metasploit
7 7 (41.18%) GPEN
7 7 (41.18%) OSCP
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 7 (41.18%) MCSE
7 7 (41.18%) Python
7 7 (41.18%) LAN
7 7 (41.18%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) C
7 7 (41.18%) C++
7 7 (41.18%) HTML
7 7 (41.18%) Perl
7 7 (41.18%) CISA
7 7 (41.18%) CISM
7 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
7 7 (41.18%) CCNP

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Fireworks
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
1 8 (47.06%) Wireshark
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) HTTP
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Metasploit
2 5 (29.41%) Selenium
3 4 (23.53%) JIRA
3 4 (23.53%) AppScan
3 4 (23.53%) PHPUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Capybara
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Checkstyle
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) JMeter
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Security Specialist
1 7 (41.18%) Information Security Specialist
1 7 (41.18%) Information Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) QA Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Tester
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) iOS SDK
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) XACML
6 1 (5.88%) OpenID
6 1 (5.88%) OAuth
6 1 (5.88%) Spring Security
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) XSLT
6 1 (5.88%) SAML
6 1 (5.88%) Spring
6 1 (5.88%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 7 (41.18%) Cryptography
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) New Media
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Information Security
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) User Experience Design
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) C
2 7 (41.18%) Perl
2 7 (41.18%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) XQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) CISSP
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (41.18%) RHCE
3 7 (41.18%) CISA
3 7 (41.18%) CISM
3 7 (41.18%) GSEC
3 7 (41.18%) GPEN
3 7 (41.18%) OSCP
3 7 (41.18%) MCSE
3 7 (41.18%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) GWAPT
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Akamai
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Comms
Posted: 28 days ago