The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 168 174 130
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -44
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 14 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.16% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.20% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 30
Average salary £72,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.82% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £41,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
OWASP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3318 3050 2498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.04% 82.68% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2733 2510 2053
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

OWASP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the East Midlands region.

OWASP Salary Trend in the East Midlands

OWASP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

OWASP Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

OWASP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +9 7 £28,000 -31.70%
Nottinghamshire - 7 £75,000 - 1
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Internet
3 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 7 (50.00%) CISSP
4 7 (50.00%) Information Security
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 7 (50.00%) Open Source
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (50.00%) Change Control
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
5 6 (42.86%) QA
5 6 (42.86%) Business Development
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) Change Management
6 5 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) HTTP
6 5 (35.71%) HTTPS
6 5 (35.71%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) HTTPS
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) HTTP
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Configuration Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Application Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Web Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) WSDL
3 2 (14.29%) SAML
3 2 (14.29%) OAuth
3 2 (14.29%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Cryptography
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 7 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (50.00%) Change Control
2 7 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (42.86%) Change Management
3 6 (42.86%) Business Development
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) CSSLP
3 2 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
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