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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 515 597 653
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +56
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 102 63 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.14% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.16% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 91 52 20
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
34386 38491 39791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.81% 88.26% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29727 32488 32747
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 26 September 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 September 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 +64 21 £61,250 +22.50% 2
Twickenham - 2 £45,000 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 91 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (37.79%) Information Security
3 63 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 54 (24.88%) Penetration Testing
5 53 (24.42%) SQL
5 53 (24.42%) Security Testing
6 52 (23.96%) PCI DSS
7 51 (23.50%) SDLC
8 50 (23.04%) Windows
9 49 (22.58%) CISSP
10 40 (18.43%) .NET
10 40 (18.43%) Git (software)
11 39 (17.97%) Microsoft
11 39 (17.97%) CEH
12 38 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
12 38 (17.51%) Ruby
13 37 (17.05%) Java
14 36 (16.59%) Firewall
15 35 (16.13%) CISM
15 35 (16.13%) Jenkins
15 35 (16.13%) Mobile App
16 34 (15.67%) Network Security
16 34 (15.67%) Linux
17 33 (15.21%) Python
18 32 (14.75%) Bash Shell
19 31 (14.29%) JavaScript
20 30 (13.82%) Finance
20 30 (13.82%) Subversion
20 30 (13.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 29 (13.36%) Retail

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 19 (8.76%) WebSphere
2 16 (7.37%) JBoss
3 15 (6.91%) CloudStack
3 15 (6.91%) OpenStack
3 15 (6.91%) WebLogic
4 14 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.99%) Apache
6 11 (5.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (3.69%) Tomcat
8 7 (3.23%) IIS
9 4 (1.84%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.84%) Drupal
9 4 (1.84%) WordPress
10 3 (1.38%) CMS
10 3 (1.38%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.38%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.92%) Confluence
12 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.07%) SaaS
3 10 (4.61%) IaaS
3 10 (4.61%) PaaS
4 6 (2.76%) GitHub
5 2 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.46%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.59%) Firewall
2 34 (15.67%) Network Security
3 21 (9.68%) HTTP
4 14 (6.45%) Wireless
5 13 (5.99%) LAN
6 12 (5.53%) Internet
7 10 (4.61%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.23%) DNS
9 6 (2.76%) HTTPS
10 5 (2.30%) IPsec
10 5 (2.30%) WAN
11 3 (1.38%) Intranet
11 3 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.92%) SSL
13 1 (0.46%) FTP
13 1 (0.46%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.76%) MySQL
2 12 (5.53%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.30%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.46%) Big Data
9 1 (0.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 40 (18.43%) Git (software)
2 35 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 30 (13.82%) Subversion
4 18 (8.29%) Burp Suite
5 15 (6.91%) Metasploit
5 15 (6.91%) TeamCity
6 13 (5.99%) JIRA
7 9 (4.15%) Maven
7 9 (4.15%) Visual Studio
8 8 (3.69%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.69%) JMeter
9 7 (3.23%) Appium
9 7 (3.23%) JUnit
9 7 (3.23%) Selenium
10 6 (2.76%) Mercurial
11 5 (2.30%) AppScan
11 5 (2.30%) Gerrit
11 5 (2.30%) Paros
11 5 (2.30%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.30%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (13.82%) Finance
2 29 (13.36%) Retail
3 6 (2.76%) Law
4 4 (1.84%) Banking
4 4 (1.84%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (1.84%) Publishing
5 3 (1.38%) Legal
6 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (25.35%) Analyst
2 44 (20.28%) Security Analyst
3 31 (14.29%) Developer
3 31 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 31 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 30 (13.82%) Architect
4 30 (13.82%) Security Architect
5 26 (11.98%) Tester
6 24 (11.06%) Penetration Tester
7 21 (9.68%) Security Specialist
8 19 (8.76%) Consultant
9 17 (7.83%) Security Consultant
10 16 (7.37%) Application Security Specialist
10 16 (7.37%) Applications Specialist
11 14 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (6.45%) Security Engineer
12 13 (5.99%) Senior Developer
13 12 (5.53%) Java Developer
14 11 (5.07%) Information Architect
14 11 (5.07%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.43%) .NET
2 28 (12.90%) HTML
3 26 (11.98%) Web Services
4 22 (10.14%) REST
5 20 (9.22%) CSS
6 18 (8.29%) ASP.NET
6 18 (8.29%) LAMP
7 15 (6.91%) AngularJS
8 14 (6.45%) Node.js
8 14 (6.45%) RESTful
8 14 (6.45%) XML
9 13 (5.99%) Spring
10 12 (5.53%) Hibernate
10 12 (5.53%) HTML5
11 11 (5.07%) jQuery
11 11 (5.07%) JSON
11 11 (5.07%) SOAP
12 10 (4.61%) .NET Framework
12 10 (4.61%) CSS3
12 10 (4.61%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 26 (11.98%) Management Information System
3 20 (9.22%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.61%) BYOD
7 8 (3.69%) Fintech
8 7 (3.23%) Cryptography
9 5 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.84%) Tandem
11 3 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.38%) PMI
11 3 (1.38%) W3C
12 2 (0.92%) CESG
12 2 (0.92%) iPad
12 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.04%) Windows
2 34 (15.67%) Linux
3 21 (9.68%) Unix
4 17 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (5.99%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.69%) Android
6 8 (3.69%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.76%) Kali Linux
8 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.46%) AIX
9 1 (0.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.46%) Solaris
9 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (37.79%) Information Security
3 54 (24.88%) Penetration Testing
4 53 (24.42%) Security Testing
5 51 (23.50%) SDLC
6 30 (13.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 28 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (12.44%) Scrum
8 27 (12.44%) TDD
9 26 (11.98%) Ethical Hacking
10 24 (11.06%) Data Protection
10 24 (11.06%) E-Commerce
10 24 (11.06%) MVC
10 24 (11.06%) Security Architecture
11 23 (10.60%) SIEM
11 23 (10.60%) Vulnerability Management
12 21 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
12 21 (9.68%) DevOps
13 20 (9.22%) ITIL
13 20 (9.22%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 53 (24.42%) SQL
2 38 (17.51%) Ruby
3 37 (17.05%) Java
4 33 (15.21%) Python
5 32 (14.75%) Bash Shell
6 31 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 22 (10.14%) PHP
8 19 (8.76%) C#
8 19 (8.76%) Shell Script
9 18 (8.29%) PowerShell
10 11 (5.07%) Scala
11 8 (3.69%) Go
11 8 (3.69%) VB
12 7 (3.23%) Perl
13 6 (2.76%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.30%) Apple Swift
14 5 (2.30%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.84%) C
15 4 (1.84%) Haskell
16 1 (0.46%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 49 (22.58%) CISSP
2 39 (17.97%) CEH
3 35 (16.13%) CISM
4 22 (10.14%) Degree
5 19 (8.76%) SANS
6 17 (7.83%) CREST Certified
7 15 (6.91%) GIAC
7 15 (6.91%) OSCP
8 14 (6.45%) GSEC
9 12 (5.53%) CISA
10 10 (4.61%) ISACA
11 6 (2.76%) ISEB
11 6 (2.76%) ISTQB
12 5 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (2.30%) OSCE
13 3 (1.38%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (1.38%) CRISC
13 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
13 3 (1.38%) Security+ Certification
13 3 (1.38%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (23.96%) PCI DSS
3 22 (10.14%) QA
4 14 (6.45%) COBIT
5 6 (2.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.84%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.46%) RMADS
7 1 (0.46%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 15 (6.91%) vSphere
1 15 (6.91%) Xen
1 15 (6.91%) XenServer
2 10 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.15%) Docker
4 5 (2.30%) Varnish
5 4 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (9.22%) Nessus
2 18 (8.29%) Ansible
2 18 (8.29%) HP Fortify
2 18 (8.29%) Puppet
3 17 (7.83%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (6.91%) Cobbler
4 15 (6.91%) Terraform
4 15 (6.91%) Tivoli
5 11 (5.07%) Salt
6 10 (4.61%) AirWatch
6 10 (4.61%) Nmap
7 5 (2.30%) WebInspect
8 3 (1.38%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.46%) cPanel
9 1 (0.46%) EnCase
9 1 (0.46%) FTK
9 1 (0.46%) Graphite
9 1 (0.46%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 39 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.22%) Oracle
3 19 (8.76%) Juniper
4 16 (7.37%) Red Hat
5 15 (6.91%) EnterpriseDB
6 10 (4.61%) Forcepoint
6 10 (4.61%) Sourcefire
6 10 (4.61%) Symantec
6 10 (4.61%) Varonis
7 9 (4.15%) Cisco
7 9 (4.15%) Fortinet
7 9 (4.15%) HP
7 9 (4.15%) Nokia
8 8 (3.69%) SAP
9 6 (2.76%) Veracode
10 5 (2.30%) Akamai
10 5 (2.30%) Qualys
11 4 (1.84%) IBM
11 4 (1.84%) Zend
12 3 (1.38%) Adobe
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago