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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 239 306 345
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +39
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 30 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.11% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.13% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 4
Median salary £66,250 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £89,000 £80,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
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
6258 9272 10833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.62% 87.38% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5639 7797 9059
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 £38,695 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 2 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 2 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 33 (66.00%) Jenkins
2 31 (62.00%) Ruby
3 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.00%) SDLC
5 21 (42.00%) JIRA
5 21 (42.00%) Java
5 21 (42.00%) Firewall
6 18 (36.00%) Shell Script
6 18 (36.00%) SQL
6 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
6 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (34.00%) JMeter
7 17 (34.00%) QA
7 17 (34.00%) Selenium
7 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
7 17 (34.00%) Cucumber
7 17 (34.00%) BDD
8 16 (32.00%) Security Testing
8 16 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (32.00%) Scrum
9 15 (30.00%) Python
9 15 (30.00%) Test Scripting
9 15 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (30.00%) Mercurial
9 15 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (30.00%) WebDriver
9 15 (30.00%) Automated Testing
9 15 (30.00%) TDD
9 15 (30.00%) API Testing
10 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef

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 14 (28.00%) CloudStack
1 14 (28.00%) JBoss
1 14 (28.00%) OpenStack
1 14 (28.00%) WebLogic
1 14 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (22.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.00%) SaaS
3 4 (8.00%) IaaS
3 4 (8.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) HTTP
3 4 (8.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) Intranet
4 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Big Data
1 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (66.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (42.00%) JIRA
3 17 (34.00%) Cucumber
3 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (34.00%) JMeter
3 17 (34.00%) Selenium
4 15 (30.00%) Mercurial
4 15 (30.00%) WebDriver
5 14 (28.00%) Subversion
5 14 (28.00%) TeamCity
6 12 (24.00%) WATIR
7 4 (8.00%) Bugzilla
7 4 (8.00%) CruiseControl
7 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (8.00%) Hudson
7 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.00%) Gerrit
9 2 (4.00%) Gatling
9 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) QA Engineer
1 15 (30.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 15 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Ruby Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Senior QA Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (18.00%) Architect
6 8 (16.00%) Security Architect
7 7 (14.00%) Information Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Information Security Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) QA Automation Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) Security Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.00%) LAMP
3 4 (8.00%) SAML
4 2 (4.00%) REST
4 2 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (2.00%) Django
5 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) iPad
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) BYOD
4 4 (8.00%) Fintech
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Tandem
7 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Linux
1 14 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 14 (28.00%) Unix
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) SDLC
3 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
4 17 (34.00%) BDD
5 16 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (32.00%) Scrum
5 16 (32.00%) Security Testing
6 15 (30.00%) API Testing
6 15 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 15 (30.00%) TDD
6 15 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 15 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
7 14 (28.00%) DevOps
7 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (28.00%) DSDM
7 14 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (28.00%) RUP
7 14 (28.00%) Test Automation
8 13 (26.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) Ruby
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 18 (36.00%) Shell Script
3 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) Python
5 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.00%) C
6 4 (8.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) C++
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) ISEB
1 12 (24.00%) ISTQB
1 12 (24.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (14.00%) CISM
2 7 (14.00%) CISSP
3 5 (10.00%) SANS
4 2 (4.00%) CEH
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) CRISC
5 1 (2.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) QA
2 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) vSphere
1 14 (28.00%) Xen
1 14 (28.00%) XenServer
2 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) Ansible
1 14 (28.00%) Cobbler
1 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (28.00%) Puppet
1 14 (28.00%) Salt
1 14 (28.00%) Terraform
1 14 (28.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 14 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (24.00%) Rally
3 12 (24.00%) SAP
4 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 2 (4.00%) Qualys
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Posted: 4 days ago
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