The first table below looks at the demand for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 54 28 53
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 9 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.69% 8.85% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 10.86% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 9
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £36,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £40,600 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
428 304 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 80.60% 81.50% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 367 261 284
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OWASP
Leicestershire

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

OWASP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Leicester

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 31 (100.00%) SQL
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 31 (100.00%) CSS
1 31 (100.00%) XML
1 31 (100.00%) XSLT
1 31 (100.00%) XHTML
1 31 (100.00%) MVC
1 31 (100.00%) Ajax
1 31 (100.00%) jQuery
1 31 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 31 (100.00%) RESTful
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 31 (100.00%) HTML5
1 31 (100.00%) CSS3
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 19 (61.29%) Scrum
2 19 (61.29%) Extreme Programming
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (61.29%) UML
2 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
3 14 (45.16%) Retail
3 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
3 14 (45.16%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (45.16%) Marketing
4 13 (41.94%) NUnit
4 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (19.35%) Apache Solr
1 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) NUnit
1 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
2 6 (19.35%) Subversion
2 6 (19.35%) Maven
2 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
2 6 (19.35%) Ant
General
1 14 (45.16%) Retail
1 14 (45.16%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Back Office
2 6 (19.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) .NET Developer
3 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (38.71%) C# Developer
4 12 (38.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (38.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 31 (100.00%) CSS
1 31 (100.00%) XML
1 31 (100.00%) XSLT
1 31 (100.00%) XHTML
1 31 (100.00%) Ajax
1 31 (100.00%) jQuery
1 31 (100.00%) RESTful
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 31 (100.00%) HTML5
1 31 (100.00%) CSS3
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 6 (19.35%) Java EE
2 6 (19.35%) JSON
2 6 (19.35%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) MVC
1 31 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
2 19 (61.29%) Scrum
2 19 (61.29%) Extreme Programming
2 19 (61.29%) UML
3 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
3 14 (45.16%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (16.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) SQL
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) Java
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Intershop
2 6 (19.35%) hybris
2 6 (19.35%) Demandware
2 6 (19.35%) ATG
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle