The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 519 588 664
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +76
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 115 79 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.18% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.20% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 108 71 33
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £80,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.83%
OWASP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35331 39259 43836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.62% 87.74% 87.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30624 32947 36352
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OWASP
Salary Trend in London

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

OWASP Salary Trend in London

OWASP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in London

OWASP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +61 28 £67,500 -10.00% 4
Canary Wharf - 2 £102,500 -
Dagenham +1 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Hammersmith - 1 £57,500 -
Croydon - 1 £41,000 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 100 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (32.89%) Security Testing
3 63 (28.00%) SQL
4 61 (27.11%) Information Security
5 58 (25.78%) .NET
6 57 (25.33%) Microsoft
7 54 (24.00%) Java
8 53 (23.56%) Firewall
9 52 (23.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 50 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 47 (20.89%) Git (software)
11 47 (20.89%) SDLC
12 46 (20.44%) Ruby
13 44 (19.56%) CISSP
13 44 (19.56%) Python
14 43 (19.11%) Linux
15 42 (18.67%) Windows
16 40 (17.78%) QA
17 38 (16.89%) Mobile App
17 38 (16.89%) Penetration Testing
18 37 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (16.00%) Bash Shell
19 36 (16.00%) Finance
20 35 (15.56%) JavaScript
20 35 (15.56%) C#
21 34 (15.11%) MVC
22 33 (14.67%) Scrum
23 32 (14.22%) Degree
23 32 (14.22%) Cybersecurity
24 30 (13.33%) Kalman Filter

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (11.56%) SharePoint
2 21 (9.33%) WebSphere
3 18 (8.00%) JBoss
4 17 (7.56%) CloudStack
4 17 (7.56%) OpenStack
4 17 (7.56%) WebLogic
5 12 (5.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (4.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.67%) IIS
8 5 (2.22%) Apache
9 4 (1.78%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.78%) Drupal
10 2 (0.89%) Confluence
11 1 (0.44%) DNN
11 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.56%) SaaS
3 22 (9.78%) IaaS
3 22 (9.78%) PaaS
4 6 (2.67%) Google App Engine
4 6 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.89%) GitHub
5 2 (0.89%) Heroku
6 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.44%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 53 (23.56%) Firewall
2 30 (13.33%) Network Security
3 25 (11.11%) LAN
4 18 (8.00%) HTTP
5 14 (6.22%) Wireless
6 9 (4.00%) DNS
6 9 (4.00%) Internet
7 8 (3.56%) WAN
8 6 (2.67%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.78%) RDBMS
3 13 (5.78%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.00%) MySQL
6 8 (3.56%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.78%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.33%) Big Data
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.44%) GIS
11 1 (0.44%) QlikView
11 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 47 (20.89%) Git (software)
3 29 (12.89%) Subversion
4 25 (11.11%) Burp Suite
5 24 (10.67%) Cucumber
5 24 (10.67%) JIRA
5 24 (10.67%) JMeter
6 21 (9.33%) Mercurial
6 21 (9.33%) Selenium
7 17 (7.56%) TeamCity
7 17 (7.56%) Visual Studio
8 16 (7.11%) Metasploit
9 15 (6.67%) Gerrit
10 14 (6.22%) WATIR
11 13 (5.78%) Appium
11 13 (5.78%) WebDriver
12 12 (5.33%) Paros
12 12 (5.33%) SoapUI
13 9 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (3.56%) RubyMine
General
1 36 (16.00%) Finance
2 8 (3.56%) Financial Institution
2 8 (3.56%) Retail
3 6 (2.67%) Legal
4 4 (1.78%) Banking
4 4 (1.78%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (1.78%) Law
5 3 (1.33%) Publishing
5 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.89%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 47 (20.89%) Architect
2 43 (19.11%) Security Architect
3 41 (18.22%) Analyst
4 37 (16.44%) Developer
5 31 (13.78%) Tester
6 25 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
7 22 (9.78%) Security Analyst
8 20 (8.89%) Information Analyst
8 20 (8.89%) Information Security Analyst
8 20 (8.89%) Security Specialist
9 19 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (7.56%) Application Security Specialist
10 17 (7.56%) Applications Specialist
11 16 (7.11%) QA Analyst
11 16 (7.11%) Test Analyst
12 15 (6.67%) Information Architect
12 15 (6.67%) Information Security Architect
13 14 (6.22%) .NET Developer
14 13 (5.78%) C# Developer
14 13 (5.78%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (25.78%) .NET
2 29 (12.89%) HTML
3 28 (12.44%) ASP.NET
4 24 (10.67%) CSS
4 24 (10.67%) REST
5 21 (9.33%) RESTful
5 21 (9.33%) Web Services
6 20 (8.89%) Ajax
7 18 (8.00%) LAMP
8 16 (7.11%) HTML5
9 15 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 14 (6.22%) Entity Framework
10 14 (6.22%) Spring
11 13 (5.78%) 802.1X
12 12 (5.33%) AngularJS
12 12 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (5.33%) jQuery
13 11 (4.89%) Struts
14 10 (4.44%) WCF
15 9 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.89%) Mobile App
2 25 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 18 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.89%) Fintech
6 9 (4.00%) BYOD
6 9 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (3.11%) iPad
8 5 (2.22%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.78%) Tandem
10 3 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.33%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.33%) PMI
11 2 (0.89%) Social Media
11 2 (0.89%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.11%) Linux
2 42 (18.67%) Windows
3 27 (12.00%) Unix
4 17 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (6.22%) Kali Linux
6 8 (3.56%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.11%) Android
8 4 (1.78%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.44%) AIX
10 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (32.89%) Security Testing
3 61 (27.11%) Information Security
4 47 (20.89%) SDLC
5 38 (16.89%) Penetration Testing
6 37 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (15.11%) MVC
8 33 (14.67%) Scrum
9 32 (14.22%) Cybersecurity
10 30 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
11 28 (12.44%) BDD
12 24 (10.67%) Automated Testing
12 24 (10.67%) Secure Coding
12 24 (10.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 23 (10.22%) E-Commerce
14 22 (9.78%) DevOps
14 22 (9.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (9.78%) TDD
15 21 (9.33%) API Testing
16 19 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (28.00%) SQL
2 54 (24.00%) Java
3 46 (20.44%) Ruby
4 44 (19.56%) Python
5 36 (16.00%) Bash Shell
6 35 (15.56%) C#
6 35 (15.56%) JavaScript
7 21 (9.33%) PHP
7 21 (9.33%) Shell Script
8 19 (8.44%) PowerShell
9 16 (7.11%) C
10 13 (5.78%) C++
11 6 (2.67%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.67%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.67%) Perl
11 6 (2.67%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.67%) VB
12 5 (2.22%) Scala
13 4 (1.78%) Haskell
14 2 (0.89%) Go
Qualifications
1 44 (19.56%) CISSP
2 32 (14.22%) Degree
3 24 (10.67%) CISM
4 23 (10.22%) CREST Certified
4 23 (10.22%) SANS
5 20 (8.89%) CEH
6 18 (8.00%) ISEB
6 18 (8.00%) ISTQB
7 12 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (4.00%) OSCP
9 8 (3.56%) MCP
9 8 (3.56%) Security Cleared
10 7 (3.11%) CISA
11 6 (2.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 5 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (2.22%) CLAS
12 5 (2.22%) GIAC
12 5 (2.22%) SSCP
13 4 (1.78%) OSCE
14 3 (1.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (23.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (17.78%) QA
3 13 (5.78%) PCI DSS
4 8 (3.56%) COBIT
5 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.44%) RMADS
6 1 (0.44%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 28 (12.44%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.56%) vSphere
2 17 (7.56%) Xen
2 17 (7.56%) XenServer
3 4 (1.78%) Varnish
3 4 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.89%) Snort
5 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (10.22%) Nessus
2 18 (8.00%) Ansible
2 18 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (8.00%) Puppet
3 17 (7.56%) Cobbler
3 17 (7.56%) Terraform
3 17 (7.56%) Tivoli
4 15 (6.67%) HP Fortify
5 14 (6.22%) Salt
6 13 (5.78%) Nmap
7 7 (3.11%) AirWatch
8 6 (2.67%) RSA Archer
9 5 (2.22%) OpenVAS
10 4 (1.78%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.44%) EnCase
11 1 (0.44%) FTK
Vendors
1 57 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.56%) Oracle
3 20 (8.89%) Juniper
4 17 (7.56%) EnterpriseDB
4 17 (7.56%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.78%) Cisco
5 13 (5.78%) Fortinet
5 13 (5.78%) Nokia
6 9 (4.00%) HP
7 7 (3.11%) Forcepoint
7 7 (3.11%) Google
7 7 (3.11%) Qualys
7 7 (3.11%) Sourcefire
7 7 (3.11%) Symantec
7 7 (3.11%) Varonis
8 6 (2.67%) Rally
8 6 (2.67%) SAP
9 4 (1.78%) ATG
9 4 (1.78%) IBM
9 4 (1.78%) VMware
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