The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.47% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.93% -2.27%
OWASP
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 366 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.68% 88.41% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 313 389
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

OWASP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Liverpool

OWASP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA