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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 74 50
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 2.26% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.68% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 26
Average salary - £40,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.92%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £41,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+28.04% -
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
537 784 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.50% 84.21% 74.78%
Number of salaries quoted 457 680 456
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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