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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 297 310 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.029% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.034% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £51,250 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +47.65%
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
8278 8754 8759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.77% 83.20% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7145 7423 7857
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £79,400 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 January 2015.

OWASP Salary Histogram in the City of London

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) Security Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) SaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Hudson
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) SAML
4 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 5 (35.71%) Bugzilla
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) CruiseControl
4 5 (35.71%) C
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Drupal
1 2 (14.29%) nginx
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
1 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
1 5 (35.71%) Bugzilla
1 5 (35.71%) CruiseControl
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
1 5 (35.71%) Hudson
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SAML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) Ajax
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Memcached
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) Open Graph
3 2 (14.29%) Sass
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) W3C
3 1 (7.14%) Biometrics
3 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Online Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) OS/400
3 1 (7.14%) zOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Security Testing
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) SEO
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) ISMS
4 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 5 (35.71%) C
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) OSCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Zend
2 2 (14.29%) Facebook
2 2 (14.29%) Twitter
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago