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 16 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 58 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 20 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.33% 6.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 7.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 0
Average salary £41,000 £39,548 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
502 359 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 83.53% 77.20% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 403 308 244
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,865
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,776 £49,776 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 59 (100.00%) C#
1 59 (100.00%) HTML
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
1 59 (100.00%) CSS
1 59 (100.00%) XML
1 59 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 59 (100.00%) HTML5
1 59 (100.00%) CSS3
2 58 (98.31%) SQL Server
2 58 (98.31%) Ajax
3 56 (94.92%) MVC
4 52 (88.14%) Scrum
4 52 (88.14%) Extreme Programming
5 51 (86.44%) UML
6 50 (84.75%) jQuery
7 48 (81.36%) SQL
8 44 (74.58%) XSLT
8 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET
9 43 (72.88%) Retail
10 41 (69.49%) XHTML
10 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 41 (69.49%) RESTful
10 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
12 29 (49.15%) NUnit
12 29 (49.15%) Visual Studio
13 27 (45.76%) E-Commerce
14 26 (44.07%) Marketing
14 26 (44.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (38.98%) JSON

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.47%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (98.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (49.15%) Visual Studio
1 29 (49.15%) NUnit
2 23 (38.98%) Eclipse
3 18 (30.51%) Xcode
4 15 (25.42%) PhoneGap
5 5 (8.47%) Ant
5 5 (8.47%) Subversion
5 5 (8.47%) Maven
General
1 43 (72.88%) Retail
2 26 (44.07%) Marketing
3 7 (11.86%) Back Office
4 5 (8.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (50.85%) .NET Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Web Developer
4 15 (25.42%) Mobile Developer
5 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (20.34%) C# Developer
7 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Mobile Web Developer
8 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
8 8 (13.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (8.47%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Java Web Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Front-End Web Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 2 (3.39%) Programmer
12 2 (3.39%) .NET Web Developer
13 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) HTML
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
1 59 (100.00%) CSS
1 59 (100.00%) XML
1 59 (100.00%) CSS3
1 59 (100.00%) HTML5
2 58 (98.31%) Ajax
3 50 (84.75%) jQuery
4 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET
4 44 (74.58%) XSLT
5 41 (69.49%) XHTML
5 41 (69.49%) RESTful
5 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 23 (38.98%) JSON
7 18 (30.51%) SOAP
7 18 (30.51%) Web Services
7 18 (30.51%) iOS SDK
7 18 (30.51%) REST
7 18 (30.51%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Android
1 18 (30.51%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
2 56 (94.92%) MVC
3 52 (88.14%) Scrum
3 52 (88.14%) Extreme Programming
4 51 (86.44%) UML
5 27 (45.76%) E-Commerce
6 26 (44.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (28.81%) Release Management
8 15 (25.42%) Web Development
9 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.08%) OO
11 2 (3.39%) Android Development
11 2 (3.39%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C#
2 48 (81.36%) SQL
3 23 (38.98%) Java
4 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 18 (30.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.81%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) ATG
2 5 (8.47%) Intershop
2 5 (8.47%) hybris
2 5 (8.47%) Demandware
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Google
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