The first table below looks at the demand for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 111 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.079% 0.083% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1030 889 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.10% 74.21% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 808 738 491
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore