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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 232 257 268
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +11
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 19 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.18% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.21% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 2
Median salary £75,000 £31,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+138.09% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £31,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
5415 6265 6372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.68% 85.08% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4585 5270 5163
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 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 August 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 +18 12 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire +16 5 £47,500 +53.22%
Suffolk - 2 £55,000 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) SQL
3 26 (65.00%) Java
3 26 (65.00%) Linux
4 25 (62.50%) Unix
4 25 (62.50%) OO
4 25 (62.50%) Oracle
5 21 (52.50%) WebLogic
5 21 (52.50%) Apache
5 21 (52.50%) Tomcat
5 21 (52.50%) J2SE
5 21 (52.50%) J2EE
5 21 (52.50%) Solaris
5 21 (52.50%) UML
5 21 (52.50%) Sun
5 21 (52.50%) Finance
5 21 (52.50%) Multithreading
5 21 (52.50%) Oracle Linux
6 20 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 20 (50.00%) Clustering
6 20 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
6 20 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
7 17 (42.50%) Internet
8 13 (32.50%) TDD
9 11 (27.50%) Secure Coding
10 10 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 8 (20.00%) C#
12 8 (20.00%) .NET

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 21 (52.50%) Apache
1 21 (52.50%) Tomcat
1 21 (52.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) HTTP
2 3 (7.50%) SSL
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) JMeter
3 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.50%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Architect
2 17 (42.50%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Java Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) J2EE
1 21 (52.50%) J2SE
2 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.50%) Aurelia
4 5 (12.50%) CSS
4 5 (12.50%) CSS3
4 5 (12.50%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) HTML5
4 5 (12.50%) JSON
4 5 (12.50%) OAuth
4 5 (12.50%) SAML
5 4 (10.00%) CGI
5 4 (10.00%) RESTful
5 4 (10.00%) Servlets
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
5 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 4 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Clustering
2 6 (15.00%) Fintech
2 6 (15.00%) PKI
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) Unix
3 21 (52.50%) Oracle Linux
3 21 (52.50%) Solaris
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) OO
3 21 (52.50%) Multithreading
3 21 (52.50%) UML
4 20 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 20 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 20 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
5 13 (32.50%) TDD
6 11 (27.50%) Secure Coding
7 10 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.50%) Information Security
9 7 (17.50%) MVC
9 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Database Security
10 5 (12.50%) SOLID
11 4 (10.00%) SABSA
11 4 (10.00%) Scrum
11 4 (10.00%) Security Operations
11 4 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 26 (65.00%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) C
6 3 (7.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CEH
2 4 (10.00%) SSCP
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CISA
5 1 (2.50%) CISMP
5 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 21 (52.50%) Sun
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (7.50%) WorldPay