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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 299 313 315
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 11 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.043% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.053% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £58,500 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £62,500 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.95%
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
8926 9505 9002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.31% 82.65% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7501 7952 7972
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Subversion
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) IIS
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
5 3 (18.75%) CMS
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Clustering
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) Atlassian

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) CMS
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal
3 2 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Web Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) Ajax
3 3 (18.75%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) Open Graph
4 2 (12.50%) Sass
4 2 (12.50%) Memcached
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) SignalR
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) W3C
3 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
3 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) OOD
3 3 (18.75%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) OSCP
2 2 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (6.25%) OSCE
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
3 2 (12.50%) Facebook
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter
3 2 (12.50%) Zend
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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