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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England / London
Rank 490 549 590
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +41
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 97 92 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74 78 27
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -22.72%

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
29881 35520 35656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.06% 88.53% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25223 30353 30064
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 £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +6 7 £67,500 +14.89%
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 108 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (37.50%) Information Security
3 76 (36.54%) PCI DSS
4 65 (31.25%) Windows
5 62 (29.81%) Retail
6 52 (25.00%) Scrum
7 49 (23.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 47 (22.60%) TDD
8 47 (22.60%) JavaScript
9 45 (21.63%) SQL
10 42 (20.19%) Git (software)
11 40 (19.23%) C#
12 39 (18.75%) .NET
12 39 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 39 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
13 38 (18.27%) CISSP
14 37 (17.79%) GIAC
15 36 (17.31%) Linux
15 36 (17.31%) SIEM
16 35 (16.83%) REST
16 35 (16.83%) Jenkins
16 35 (16.83%) HTML
17 34 (16.35%) Ruby
18 33 (15.87%) Java
19 32 (15.38%) MVC
20 31 (14.90%) Finance
20 31 (14.90%) CISM
20 31 (14.90%) CEH
20 31 (14.90%) SDLC
20 31 (14.90%) Network Security

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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 20 (9.62%) IIS
3 18 (8.65%) CMS
3 18 (8.65%) Umbraco
4 16 (7.69%) Commerce Server
5 15 (7.21%) Apache
6 14 (6.73%) Tomcat
7 12 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (5.77%) WebLogic
8 10 (4.81%) CloudStack
8 10 (4.81%) JBoss
8 10 (4.81%) OpenStack
9 9 (4.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.44%) WordPress
11 2 (0.96%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (3.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) SAP hybris
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.29%) GitHub
4 3 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.96%) Akamai
5 2 (0.96%) Fastly
5 2 (0.96%) Heroku
5 2 (0.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.48%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.90%) Network Security
2 26 (12.50%) Firewall
3 13 (6.25%) HTTP
4 11 (5.29%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.81%) SSH
6 9 (4.33%) Wireless
7 8 (3.85%) Internet
8 7 (3.37%) SSL
9 6 (2.88%) DNS
10 5 (2.40%) HTTPS
10 5 (2.40%) IPsec
11 3 (1.44%) Intranet
11 3 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (1.44%) LAN
11 3 (1.44%) WAN
12 2 (0.96%) BGP
12 2 (0.96%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.96%) OSPF
12 2 (0.96%) SMTP
12 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (8.65%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.17%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.77%) MySQL
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 42 (20.19%) Git (software)
2 35 (16.83%) Jenkins
3 23 (11.06%) Cucumber
4 22 (10.58%) Visual Studio
5 17 (8.17%) JMeter
6 16 (7.69%) JIRA
6 16 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 16 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (5.77%) Subversion
8 11 (5.29%) Gatling
8 11 (5.29%) Maven
9 10 (4.81%) TeamCity
10 8 (3.85%) Metasploit
11 7 (3.37%) Burp Suite
11 7 (3.37%) Selenium
12 6 (2.88%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.88%) Paros
12 6 (2.88%) SoapUI
13 5 (2.40%) Mockito
13 5 (2.40%) SonarQube
General
1 62 (29.81%) Retail
2 31 (14.90%) Finance
3 8 (3.85%) Banking
3 8 (3.85%) Legal
4 4 (1.92%) Marketing
5 3 (1.44%) Law
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (28.85%) Analyst
2 52 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 34 (16.35%) Developer
4 28 (13.46%) Principal Security Analyst
5 21 (10.10%) Senior Developer
6 19 (9.13%) Information Analyst
6 19 (9.13%) Information Security Analyst
7 17 (8.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (7.69%) Consultant
9 14 (6.73%) Security Consultant
10 13 (6.25%) Security Engineer
10 13 (6.25%) Security Specialist
11 11 (5.29%) Application Security Specialist
11 11 (5.29%) Applications Specialist
11 11 (5.29%) Architect
11 11 (5.29%) Security Manager
11 11 (5.29%) Tester
12 10 (4.81%) Automation Engineer
12 10 (4.81%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.75%) .NET
2 35 (16.83%) HTML
2 35 (16.83%) REST
3 27 (12.98%) JSON
3 27 (12.98%) Web Services
4 25 (12.02%) ASP.NET
4 25 (12.02%) CSS
5 21 (10.10%) .NET Framework
5 21 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (9.13%) jQuery
7 18 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (8.65%) Entity Framework
7 18 (8.65%) RESTful
8 17 (8.17%) HTML5
9 16 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 16 (7.69%) Code First Entity Framework
9 16 (7.69%) COM
9 16 (7.69%) CSS3
9 16 (7.69%) Node.js
9 16 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.58%) Management Information System
2 20 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (8.65%) W3C
4 17 (8.17%) Computer Science
5 16 (7.69%) Clustering
6 15 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (6.25%) Data Centre
7 13 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (5.77%) Cryptography
9 10 (4.81%) User Experience
10 8 (3.85%) Physics
11 5 (2.40%) Fintech
11 5 (2.40%) iPad
11 5 (2.40%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.92%) BYOD
12 4 (1.92%) PMI
13 2 (0.96%) Cybercrime
13 2 (0.96%) PKI
13 2 (0.96%) Statistics
13 2 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 65 (31.25%) Windows
2 36 (17.31%) Linux
3 19 (9.13%) Unix
4 17 (8.17%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.37%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) Android
8 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.48%) CentOS
8 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (37.50%) Information Security
3 52 (25.00%) Scrum
4 47 (22.60%) TDD
5 39 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 36 (17.31%) SIEM
7 32 (15.38%) MVC
8 31 (14.90%) SDLC
9 29 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (13.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 27 (12.98%) E-Commerce
11 27 (12.98%) Security Testing
12 26 (12.50%) DevOps
12 26 (12.50%) OO
13 25 (12.02%) Security Architecture
14 24 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
14 24 (11.54%) Unit Testing
15 21 (10.10%) Configuration Management
16 20 (9.62%) ITIL
17 19 (9.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 47 (22.60%) JavaScript
2 45 (21.63%) SQL
3 40 (19.23%) C#
4 34 (16.35%) Ruby
5 33 (15.87%) Java
6 30 (14.42%) Python
7 17 (8.17%) Bash Shell
8 15 (7.21%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.29%) PHP
10 8 (3.85%) Scala
11 7 (3.37%) Go
11 7 (3.37%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.44%) Groovy
12 3 (1.44%) VB
13 2 (0.96%) Korn
13 2 (0.96%) Perl
13 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (18.27%) CISSP
2 37 (17.79%) GIAC
3 31 (14.90%) CEH
3 31 (14.90%) CISM
4 30 (14.42%) CISA
4 30 (14.42%) GSEC
5 26 (12.50%) ISACA
6 25 (12.02%) Degree
7 14 (6.73%) SANS
8 9 (4.33%) OSCP
9 6 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.88%) CREST Certified
9 6 (2.88%) ISEB
9 6 (2.88%) ISTQB
10 5 (2.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 5 (2.40%) CRISC
10 5 (2.40%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.92%) CCSP
11 4 (1.92%) PCI QSA
12 3 (1.44%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (36.54%) PCI DSS
2 49 (23.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.33%) QA
4 8 (3.85%) COBIT
5 7 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (2.88%) ISO27002
7 4 (1.92%) Web Application Security Consortium
8 3 (1.44%) GDPR
9 1 (0.48%) FISMA
9 1 (0.48%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.48%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (5.29%) Docker
1 11 (5.29%) vSphere
2 10 (4.81%) OpenSSH
2 10 (4.81%) Xen
2 10 (4.81%) XenServer
3 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.96%) Varnish
5 1 (0.48%) Snort
Systems Management
1 23 (11.06%) Ansible
2 22 (10.58%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (10.58%) Puppet
3 18 (8.65%) Salt
4 15 (7.21%) Nmap
5 12 (5.77%) Graphite
5 12 (5.77%) Nagios
6 11 (5.29%) Kibana
6 11 (5.29%) logstash
7 10 (4.81%) Cobbler
7 10 (4.81%) Terraform
7 10 (4.81%) Tivoli
8 9 (4.33%) Nessus
9 4 (1.92%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.96%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.96%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.96%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.48%) EnCase
11 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.48%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 39 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.62%) IBM
3 19 (9.13%) SAP
4 14 (6.73%) Splunk
5 13 (6.25%) Oracle
6 11 (5.29%) AppDynamics
6 11 (5.29%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.81%) Cisco
7 10 (4.81%) EnterpriseDB
8 5 (2.40%) Juniper
8 5 (2.40%) VMware
9 3 (1.44%) ATG
9 3 (1.44%) Demandware
9 3 (1.44%) Forcepoint
9 3 (1.44%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.44%) hybris
9 3 (1.44%) Nokia
9 3 (1.44%) Symantec
9 3 (1.44%) Veracode
10 2 (0.96%) Qualys
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Adeptis Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Gamesys
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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Salary: Market related
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Salary: competitive
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