The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 184 185 181
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.049% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.061% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £44,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+19.31% +4.14%
OWASP
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3037 3266 3023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.42% 79.97% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2506 2761 2451
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Hampshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Hampshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hook - 4 £92,500 -
Southampton - 3 £52,500 - 1
Basingstoke +27 1 £65,000 +13.04% 1
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) Symfony
2 3 (37.50%) Zend
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) Nutch
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Laravel
2 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Solr

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (37.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Security
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) Ajax
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) Symfony
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) Nutch
1 3 (37.50%) CSS3
1 3 (37.50%) Laravel
1 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) OpenID
2 1 (12.50%) OAuth
2 1 (12.50%) SAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) R
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) StatsD
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) New Relic
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago