The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 535 569 651
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +82
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 98 72 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.18% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.20% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 84 43 4
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,100 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £95,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
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
36175 35216 36832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.86% 85.75% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30906 29603 29791
Average salary £57,500 £55,950 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in London

OWASP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +67 20 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Dagenham - 11 £55,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 62 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (36.36%) Information Security
3 57 (34.55%) Java
3 57 (34.55%) .NET
4 47 (28.48%) CISSP
5 46 (27.88%) Security Testing
6 44 (26.67%) SQL
7 43 (26.06%) Management Information System
8 42 (25.45%) Linux
9 41 (24.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 40 (24.24%) C#
11 38 (23.03%) Windows
12 35 (21.21%) Python
12 35 (21.21%) Scrum
13 34 (20.61%) MVC
13 34 (20.61%) SDLC
14 33 (20.00%) QA
15 32 (19.39%) Ruby
15 32 (19.39%) Degree
15 32 (19.39%) CISM
15 32 (19.39%) Unix
15 32 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (18.79%) E-Commerce
16 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
16 31 (18.79%) Security Management
17 30 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
17 30 (18.18%) Jenkins
18 29 (17.58%) SQL Server
19 28 (16.97%) HTML
19 28 (16.97%) ITIL

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (12.12%) IIS
2 14 (8.48%) WebLogic
3 13 (7.88%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.45%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.85%) CloudStack
5 8 (4.85%) JBoss
5 8 (4.85%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.24%) Apache
6 7 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.61%) Confluence
8 1 (0.61%) DNN
8 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (4.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (6.67%) Google App Engine
1 11 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (6.06%) SaaS
3 5 (3.03%) IaaS
3 5 (3.03%) PaaS
4 3 (1.82%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.94%) Firewall
2 13 (7.88%) DNS
3 10 (6.06%) Network Security
4 7 (4.24%) FTP
4 7 (4.24%) HTTP
4 7 (4.24%) SMTP
4 7 (4.24%) SSL
5 5 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (11.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (8.48%) Hadoop
5 13 (7.88%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 9 (5.45%) Big Data
8 6 (3.64%) MySQL
9 3 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.21%) Redis
10 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.61%) GIS
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 25 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 24 (14.55%) WebDriver
4 22 (13.33%) JIRA
4 22 (13.33%) JMeter
4 22 (13.33%) Selenium
5 21 (12.73%) Cucumber
6 17 (10.30%) Mercurial
7 15 (9.09%) WATIR
8 12 (7.27%) SoapUI
9 11 (6.67%) Burp Suite
10 10 (6.06%) Gerrit
11 8 (4.85%) Appium
11 8 (4.85%) IntelliJ
11 8 (4.85%) Paros
11 8 (4.85%) RubyMine
11 8 (4.85%) Subversion
11 8 (4.85%) TeamCity
12 7 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (15.76%) Finance
2 19 (11.52%) Legal
3 12 (7.27%) Financial Institution
3 12 (7.27%) Retail
4 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (17.58%) Developer
2 21 (12.73%) Security Specialist
3 19 (11.52%) Application Security Specialist
3 19 (11.52%) Applications Specialist
4 17 (10.30%) Analyst
5 14 (8.48%) Applications Engineer
5 14 (8.48%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (8.48%) Information Officer
5 14 (8.48%) Information Security Officer
5 14 (8.48%) Security Officer
6 13 (7.88%) Architect
7 12 (7.27%) Security Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) Team Leader
7 12 (7.27%) Test Engineer
8 11 (6.67%) Python Developer
8 11 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
8 11 (6.67%) Tester
9 10 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (34.55%) .NET
2 28 (16.97%) HTML
3 22 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 21 (12.73%) WCF
5 20 (12.12%) RESTful
6 17 (10.30%) CSS
7 16 (9.70%) REST
8 15 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 14 (8.48%) .NET Framework
10 13 (7.88%) SOAP
11 12 (7.27%) Ajax
11 12 (7.27%) jQuery
11 12 (7.27%) Spring
12 11 (6.67%) Django
12 11 (6.67%) Struts
13 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (4.85%) HTML5
13 8 (4.85%) Web Services
14 7 (4.24%) JSON
15 6 (3.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (26.06%) Management Information System
2 32 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (15.76%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.48%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (4.85%) Data Structures
6 7 (4.24%) iPad
7 6 (3.64%) Fintech
7 6 (3.64%) Semantic Web
8 5 (3.03%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.42%) PKI
9 4 (2.42%) Social Media
10 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.21%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.45%) Linux
2 38 (23.03%) Windows
3 32 (19.39%) Unix
4 11 (6.67%) Android
4 11 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.06%) Kali Linux
6 8 (4.85%) Mac OS X
6 8 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.85%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (36.36%) Information Security
3 46 (27.88%) Security Testing
4 35 (21.21%) Scrum
5 34 (20.61%) MVC
5 34 (20.61%) SDLC
6 31 (18.79%) E-Commerce
6 31 (18.79%) Security Management
7 30 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 28 (16.97%) BDD
8 28 (16.97%) ITIL
8 28 (16.97%) Penetration Testing
9 25 (15.15%) Secure Coding
10 23 (13.94%) Test Automation
11 22 (13.33%) Data Protection
11 22 (13.33%) TDD
12 21 (12.73%) Automated Testing
12 21 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (11.52%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (10.30%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (34.55%) Java
2 44 (26.67%) SQL
3 40 (24.24%) C#
4 35 (21.21%) Python
5 32 (19.39%) Ruby
6 21 (12.73%) C
6 21 (12.73%) C++
7 17 (10.30%) JavaScript
8 12 (7.27%) PHP
9 8 (4.85%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.85%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.21%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.61%) Go
12 1 (0.61%) Perl
12 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (28.48%) CISSP
2 32 (19.39%) CISM
2 32 (19.39%) Degree
3 21 (12.73%) ISEB
3 21 (12.73%) ISTQB
4 18 (10.91%) SSCP
5 16 (9.70%) CISA
6 15 (9.09%) SANS
7 14 (8.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (6.06%) CEH
9 7 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (4.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 6 (3.64%) CSSLP
10 6 (3.64%) GSSP-.NET
10 6 (3.64%) GSSP-JAVA
10 6 (3.64%) GWAPT
11 5 (3.03%) ISSEP
12 4 (2.42%) CCNA
12 4 (2.42%) MCSE
12 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (24.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (20.00%) QA
3 17 (10.30%) PCI DSS
4 10 (6.06%) HIPAA
5 7 (4.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (2.42%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.61%) COBIT
7 1 (0.61%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 18 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.85%) vSphere
2 8 (4.85%) Xen
2 8 (4.85%) XenServer
3 2 (1.21%) Snort
4 1 (0.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.85%) Ansible
2 8 (4.85%) Cobbler
2 8 (4.85%) Puppet
2 8 (4.85%) Terraform
2 8 (4.85%) Tivoli
3 7 (4.24%) Salt
3 7 (4.24%) Zenoss
4 6 (3.64%) AppDetective
4 6 (3.64%) HP Fortify
4 6 (3.64%) WebInspect
5 5 (3.03%) Nessus
5 5 (3.03%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.09%) Oracle
3 11 (6.67%) Google
4 8 (4.85%) EnterpriseDB
4 8 (4.85%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.24%) Rally
5 7 (4.24%) SAP
5 7 (4.24%) Veeam
5 7 (4.24%) VMware
6 6 (3.64%) ATG
6 6 (3.64%) HP
6 6 (3.64%) IBM
7 3 (1.82%) Acunetix
7 3 (1.82%) Telerik
8 2 (1.21%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.21%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.61%) Qualys
9 1 (0.61%) Yardi
9 1 (0.61%) Zend
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Hounslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago