The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 80 49 76
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 6 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.68% 4.48% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 5.57% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 10
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +6.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
OWASP
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
736 557 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 83.73% 80.49% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 625 494 532
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

OWASP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -26 6 £41,000 +5.12%
OWASP
East Midlands

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) XHTML
1 27 (100.00%) jQuery
1 27 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 27 (100.00%) HTML5
1 27 (100.00%) CSS3
2 24 (88.89%) XML
2 24 (88.89%) XSLT
2 24 (88.89%) MVC
2 24 (88.89%) Ajax
2 24 (88.89%) RESTful
2 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 15 (55.56%) Scrum
4 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
4 14 (51.85%) Retail
5 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 12 (44.44%) UML
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
6 11 (40.74%) Marketing
6 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (25.93%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) J2EE
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
1 7 (25.93%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Ant
1 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
1 7 (25.93%) Subversion
1 7 (25.93%) Maven
2 5 (18.52%) NUnit
2 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (51.85%) Retail
2 11 (40.74%) Marketing
3 7 (25.93%) Back Office
3 7 (25.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) .NET Developer
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 15 (55.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Web Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) XHTML
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) jQuery
1 27 (100.00%) HTML5
1 27 (100.00%) CSS3
2 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 24 (88.89%) RESTful
2 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (88.89%) Ajax
2 24 (88.89%) XML
2 24 (88.89%) XSLT
3 7 (25.93%) Java EE
3 7 (25.93%) JSON
3 7 (25.93%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
2 24 (88.89%) MVC
3 15 (55.56%) Scrum
4 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
5 12 (44.44%) UML
5 12 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
6 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Release Management
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Java
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) ATG
2 7 (25.93%) Intershop
2 7 (25.93%) hybris
2 7 (25.93%) Demandware
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle