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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 247 282 265
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.035% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.045% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+22.09% +2.38%
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
6185 6673 6458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.29% 77.87% 76.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5033 5500 5559
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

OWASP Salary Histogram 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 4 May 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
(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
Cambridgeshire +20 6 £50,000 +47.05% 3
Hertfordshire -3 4 £40,000 +19.40%
Norfolk - 1 £28,000 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VBA
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) J2SE
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) WSDL
3 4 (33.33%) Sun
3 4 (33.33%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) QA Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) J2SE
1 4 (33.33%) WSDL
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Solaris
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) ATDD
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (25.00%) Web Design
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VBA
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSD
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) WAI
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Sun
1 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 4 (33.33%) WorldPay
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Qualys
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Training
Posted: 10 days ago