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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 55 29 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +29
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 10 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.81% 9.16% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 11.22% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 9
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £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
447 303 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 81.13% 81.67% 76.06%
Number of salaries quoted 385 259 286
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 25 July 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 32 (100.00%) SQL
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
1 32 (100.00%) XML
1 32 (100.00%) XSLT
1 32 (100.00%) XHTML
1 32 (100.00%) MVC
1 32 (100.00%) Ajax
1 32 (100.00%) jQuery
1 32 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 32 (100.00%) RESTful
1 32 (100.00%) CSS3
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 32 (100.00%) HTML5
2 20 (62.50%) Scrum
2 20 (62.50%) Extreme Programming
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) UML
2 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (43.75%) NUnit
3 14 (43.75%) Retail
3 14 (43.75%) Visual Studio
3 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 14 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (43.75%) Marketing
4 6 (18.75%) Subversion

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 6 (18.75%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Visual Studio
1 14 (43.75%) NUnit
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
2 6 (18.75%) Maven
2 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 6 (18.75%) Ant
General
1 14 (43.75%) Retail
1 14 (43.75%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Back Office
2 6 (18.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (78.13%) .NET Developer
3 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 12 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
1 32 (100.00%) XML
1 32 (100.00%) XSLT
1 32 (100.00%) XHTML
1 32 (100.00%) Ajax
1 32 (100.00%) jQuery
1 32 (100.00%) RESTful
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 32 (100.00%) HTML5
1 32 (100.00%) CSS3
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) J2EE
2 6 (18.75%) Java EE
2 6 (18.75%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) MVC
1 32 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
2 20 (62.50%) UML
2 20 (62.50%) Scrum
2 20 (62.50%) Extreme Programming
3 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 14 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (18.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Java
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) ATG
2 6 (18.75%) Intershop
2 6 (18.75%) hybris
2 6 (18.75%) Demandware
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle