The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 81 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 17 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.59% - 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% - 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
952 780 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.14% 81.33% 86.10%
Number of salaries quoted 820 698 835
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,041
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OWASP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Kent

OWASP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 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
Tunbridge Wells - 17 £52,500 -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 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 Kent region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
1 17 (77.27%) Information Security
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (77.27%) PCI DSS
1 17 (77.27%) Waterfall
1 17 (77.27%) Office 365
2 16 (72.73%) Internal Audit
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (59.09%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (59.09%) CISM
3 13 (59.09%) CISSP
4 12 (54.55%) Threat Management
5 5 (22.73%) RESTful
5 5 (22.73%) Scala
5 5 (22.73%) RichFaces
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) J2EE
5 5 (22.73%) MySQL
5 5 (22.73%) EJB
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
5 5 (22.73%) JSF
5 5 (22.73%) OAuth
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) JSON
6 4 (18.18%) Banking
7 3 (13.64%) TestNG

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 17 (77.27%) Office 365
2 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) TestNG
General
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Security Manager
2 9 (40.91%) Information Manager
2 9 (40.91%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (36.36%) IT Manager
3 8 (36.36%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Leader
5 4 (18.18%) Governance Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Information Governance Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) EJB
1 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) JSF
1 5 (22.73%) JSON
1 5 (22.73%) OAuth
1 5 (22.73%) RESTful
1 5 (22.73%) RichFaces
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (77.27%) Information Security
1 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
1 17 (77.27%) Waterfall
2 16 (72.73%) Internal Audit
3 13 (59.09%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (54.55%) Threat Management
5 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CISM
1 13 (59.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (77.27%) PCI DSS