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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 55 33
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 3.00% 8.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.44% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 26
Average salary - £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £41,000 £40,600
% change year-on-year
+28.04% +0.98%
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
341 494 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 78.75% 87.13% 79.79%
Number of salaries quoted 287 435 259
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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