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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
London / City of London
Rank 216 237 306
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +69
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 7 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.28% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.31% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 5
Median salary £67,500 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.89% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £85,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -22.72%

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
4358 5723 8738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.76% 88.83% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 5126 7555
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 January 2017.

OWASP Salary Histogram in the City of London

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 13 (54.17%) SQL
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
3 11 (45.83%) Information Security
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) Python
4 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 10 (41.67%) Ruby
4 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 9 (37.50%) Xen
5 9 (37.50%) Subversion
5 9 (37.50%) XenServer
5 9 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 9 (37.50%) EnterpriseDB
5 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 9 (37.50%) vSphere
5 9 (37.50%) Puppet
5 9 (37.50%) Cobbler
5 9 (37.50%) OpenStack
5 9 (37.50%) Build Automation
5 9 (37.50%) CloudStack
5 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 9 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (37.50%) 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 9 (37.50%) CloudStack
1 9 (37.50%) JBoss
1 9 (37.50%) OpenStack
1 9 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 9 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 9 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (37.50%) Subversion
2 9 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Security Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Scripter
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) LAMP
3 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.33%) React
4 2 (8.33%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Cybercrime
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.17%) Fintech
4 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Information Security
3 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) Auto-Scaling
4 9 (37.50%) Build Automation
4 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (37.50%) DSDM
4 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (37.50%) RUP
4 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) DevOps
6 5 (20.83%) SIEM
7 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (16.67%) SDLC
7 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) TDD
8 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) Ruby
3 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CISSP
2 5 (20.83%) CISM
2 5 (20.83%) GSEC
3 3 (12.50%) CISA
3 3 (12.50%) SANS
4 2 (8.33%) GIAC
4 2 (8.33%) ISACA
5 1 (4.17%) CEH
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (16.67%) COBIT
4 3 (12.50%) ISO27002
5 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) vSphere
1 9 (37.50%) Xen
1 9 (37.50%) XenServer
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Ansible
1 9 (37.50%) Cobbler
1 9 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (37.50%) Puppet
1 9 (37.50%) Salt
1 9 (37.50%) Terraform
1 9 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.17%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) EnterpriseDB
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) AlienVault
3 2 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) Varonis
4 1 (4.17%) Splunk