The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 43 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.60% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -12.43%
OWASP
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
264 195 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 78.57% 73.58% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 231 159 212
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

OWASP
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

OWASP Salary Trend in High Wycombe

OWASP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) EJB
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) UML
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Lucene
1 8 (100.00%) JSTL
1 8 (100.00%) BPMN
2 7 (87.50%) Drools
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Solr
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Sun
2 7 (87.50%) Sun Certification
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (87.50%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) EJB
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Lucene
1 8 (100.00%) JSTL
2 7 (87.50%) Drools
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) UML
1 8 (100.00%) BPMN
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Sun