The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 264 241 288
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +47
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.026% 0.014% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.018% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -6.49%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6038 5572 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.61% 78.06% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4813 4725 5808
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OWASP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

OWASP Salary Trend in the East of England

OWASP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Essex - 1 £55,000 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Lumesse
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
Hertfordshire
Willmott Dixon
Salary: £30-£37k plus bonus
Posted: 22 days ago