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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South East / Kent
Rank 80 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.20% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -22.72%

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
754 940 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.84% 91.35% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 610 834 840
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 - 10 £60,000 -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
1 12 (100.00%) CISA
1 12 (100.00%) CISM
1 12 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (100.00%) COBIT
1 12 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
1 12 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 12 (100.00%) IT Audit

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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 12 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
1 12 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISA
1 12 (100.00%) CISM
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 12 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) COBIT
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001