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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 86 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.11% 0.27% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.32% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Median salary £58,000 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +28.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
774 927 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.31% 84.73% 88.98%
Number of salaries quoted 695 819 748
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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
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 28 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £58,000 -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 Kent region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (90.00%) Office 365
3 8 (80.00%) Internal Audit
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (80.00%) CISSP
3 8 (80.00%) CISM
4 6 (60.00%) Threat Management
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (10.00%) CISA
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (10.00%) COBIT

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 9 (90.00%) Office 365
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Governance Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Governance Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Risk Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (80.00%) Internal Audit
3 8 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Threat Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISM
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001