The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 54 36
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 3.79% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.46% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 23
Average salary - £41,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £44,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+19.31% +4.14%
OWASP
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 493 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 76.16% 84.85% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 265 399 294
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,097
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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