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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 232 264 299
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +35
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 21 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.15% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.18% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 2
Median salary £80,000 £48,750 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.10% -12.16%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.04%
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
5650 6203 6962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.40% 83.28% 81.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4697 5088 5713
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 13 £80,000 - 1
Suffolk - 4 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire +14 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Essex +15 1 £37,500 -21.05%
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (83.87%) SQL
3 25 (80.65%) OO
4 21 (67.74%) Java
5 20 (64.52%) Linux
6 19 (61.29%) UML
6 19 (61.29%) OOA/OOD
6 19 (61.29%) Solaris
6 19 (61.29%) Apache
6 19 (61.29%) Tomcat
6 19 (61.29%) J2SE
6 19 (61.29%) Sun
6 19 (61.29%) J2EE
6 19 (61.29%) Oracle
6 19 (61.29%) WebLogic
6 19 (61.29%) Unix
6 19 (61.29%) Clustering
6 19 (61.29%) Load Balancing
6 19 (61.29%) Multithreading
6 19 (61.29%) Oracle Linux
6 19 (61.29%) Performance Analysis
7 16 (51.61%) Finance
7 16 (51.61%) Internet
8 13 (41.94%) TDD
9 8 (25.81%) .NET
9 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
9 8 (25.81%) C#
10 7 (22.58%) MVC
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (22.58%) Secure Coding

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (61.29%) Apache
1 19 (61.29%) Tomcat
1 19 (61.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) Apache Spark
2 3 (9.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
1 3 (9.68%) SQLPlus
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) Jasmine
2 3 (9.68%) Log4Net
2 3 (9.68%) NUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) JMeter
3 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Architect
2 16 (51.61%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (25.81%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Tester
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) J2EE
1 19 (61.29%) J2SE
2 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
4 6 (19.35%) Aurelia
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) HTML5
4 6 (19.35%) JSON
4 6 (19.35%) OAuth
4 6 (19.35%) SAML
4 6 (19.35%) Web Services
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.68%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (9.68%) Kafka
5 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 3 (9.68%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Fintech
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile Games
2 3 (9.68%) Social Network
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Oracle Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Solaris
2 19 (61.29%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (80.65%) OO
3 19 (61.29%) Load Balancing
3 19 (61.29%) Multithreading
3 19 (61.29%) OOA/OOD
3 19 (61.29%) Performance Analysis
3 19 (61.29%) UML
4 13 (41.94%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) Secure Coding
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (19.35%) SOLID
7 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 21 (67.74%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CEH
2 1 (3.23%) CISA
2 1 (3.23%) CISMP
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP Fortify
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Oracle
1 19 (61.29%) Sun
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.68%) New Relic
2 3 (9.68%) WorldPay
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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