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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 91 88
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.76% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.90% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Median salary - £47,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +52.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
737 886 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.62% 84.38% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 656 815 696
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISA

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 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS