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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 520 581 687
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +106
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 131 86 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.19% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.22% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 118 59 15
Median salary £63,750 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £44,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
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
37485 38962 42576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.14% 87.14% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32257 32517 35043
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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +78 31 £67,500 -10.00% 4
Dagenham - 5 £45,000 -
Hammersmith +7 3 £62,500 -13.79%
Clapham - 2 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £102,500 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 99 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 63 (27.63%) Information Security
4 62 (27.19%) Java
4 62 (27.19%) .NET
5 58 (25.44%) SQL
6 56 (24.56%) Microsoft
6 56 (24.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 56 (24.56%) Jenkins
6 56 (24.56%) SDLC
7 54 (23.68%) Ruby
8 53 (23.25%) CISSP
9 52 (22.81%) Python
10 51 (22.37%) Firewall
11 49 (21.49%) Git (software)
12 48 (21.05%) Linux
13 43 (18.86%) QA
14 39 (17.11%) Windows
15 38 (16.67%) C#
16 37 (16.23%) Scrum
17 36 (15.79%) E-Commerce
17 36 (15.79%) MVC
17 36 (15.79%) Finance
18 35 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (14.91%) BDD
19 34 (14.91%) CISM
19 34 (14.91%) Degree
20 33 (14.47%) Penetration Testing
20 33 (14.47%) Disaster Recovery
20 33 (14.47%) Secure Coding

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 (11.40%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.89%) JBoss
3 17 (7.46%) CloudStack
3 17 (7.46%) OpenStack
3 17 (7.46%) WebLogic
3 17 (7.46%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.26%) IIS
5 11 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (3.51%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.19%) Apache
8 4 (1.75%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.75%) Drupal
8 4 (1.75%) Node.js
9 1 (0.44%) DNN
9 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.28%) SaaS
2 27 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (9.21%) IaaS
3 21 (9.21%) PaaS
4 11 (4.82%) Google App Engine
4 11 (4.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.32%) Heroku
6 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 51 (22.37%) Firewall
2 26 (11.40%) Network Security
3 21 (9.21%) LAN
4 16 (7.02%) HTTP
5 10 (4.39%) Wireless
6 8 (3.51%) DNS
6 8 (3.51%) Internet
6 8 (3.51%) WAN
7 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.44%) FTP
8 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.44%) Intranet
8 1 (0.44%) SMTP
8 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.02%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (6.14%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.39%) MySQL
8 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.75%) Big Data
10 4 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.44%) GIS
12 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 49 (21.49%) Git (software)
3 30 (13.16%) Cucumber
3 30 (13.16%) JMeter
4 28 (12.28%) JIRA
4 28 (12.28%) Mercurial
4 28 (12.28%) Selenium
4 28 (12.28%) Subversion
5 22 (9.65%) WebDriver
6 21 (9.21%) WATIR
7 20 (8.77%) Burp Suite
8 17 (7.46%) TeamCity
8 17 (7.46%) Visual Studio
9 16 (7.02%) Gerrit
10 13 (5.70%) Appium
10 13 (5.70%) Paros
10 13 (5.70%) SoapUI
11 11 (4.82%) Metasploit
12 10 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (3.95%) IntelliJ
General
1 36 (15.79%) Finance
2 15 (6.58%) Legal
3 12 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.95%) Retail
5 3 (1.32%) Banking
5 3 (1.32%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (19.30%) Architect
2 40 (17.54%) Developer
2 40 (17.54%) Security Architect
3 31 (13.60%) Analyst
4 26 (11.40%) Tester
5 24 (10.53%) Application Security Specialist
5 24 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
5 24 (10.53%) Security Specialist
6 23 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (8.77%) Penetration Tester
8 16 (7.02%) Test Analyst
9 15 (6.58%) QA Engineer
9 15 (6.58%) QA Test Engineer
9 15 (6.58%) Test Engineer
10 14 (6.14%) .NET Developer
10 14 (6.14%) Information Architect
10 14 (6.14%) Information Security Architect
11 13 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (5.70%) C# Developer
11 13 (5.70%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (27.19%) .NET
2 31 (13.60%) ASP.NET
3 29 (12.72%) HTML
4 25 (10.96%) RESTful
5 24 (10.53%) CSS
6 23 (10.09%) REST
7 20 (8.77%) Ajax
8 17 (7.46%) Spring
9 16 (7.02%) HTML5
9 16 (7.02%) LAMP
9 16 (7.02%) WCF
10 15 (6.58%) Struts
10 15 (6.58%) Web Services
11 14 (6.14%) .NET Framework
11 14 (6.14%) Entity Framework
12 12 (5.26%) Django
13 10 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (4.39%) CSS3
13 10 (4.39%) jQuery
14 9 (3.95%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 29 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 24 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.26%) iPad
5 11 (4.82%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (4.82%) Fintech
6 8 (3.51%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.07%) BYOD
8 4 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.75%) Social Media
9 3 (1.32%) PMI
10 2 (0.88%) PKI
10 2 (0.88%) Tandem
11 1 (0.44%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.05%) Linux
2 39 (17.11%) Windows
3 30 (13.16%) Unix
4 17 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (6.58%) Kali Linux
6 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.88%) Android
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 63 (27.63%) Information Security
4 56 (24.56%) SDLC
5 37 (16.23%) Scrum
6 36 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 36 (15.79%) MVC
7 35 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (14.91%) BDD
9 33 (14.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 33 (14.47%) Kalman Filter
9 33 (14.47%) Penetration Testing
9 33 (14.47%) Secure Coding
10 32 (14.04%) Automated Testing
11 31 (13.60%) ITIL
12 28 (12.28%) API Testing
12 28 (12.28%) Cybersecurity
13 26 (11.40%) DevOps
14 23 (10.09%) TDD
14 23 (10.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 62 (27.19%) Java
2 58 (25.44%) SQL
3 54 (23.68%) Ruby
4 52 (22.81%) Python
5 38 (16.67%) C#
6 32 (14.04%) Bash Shell
6 32 (14.04%) JavaScript
7 22 (9.65%) PHP
8 21 (9.21%) Shell Script
9 17 (7.46%) C
9 17 (7.46%) C++
10 14 (6.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.63%) Perl
11 6 (2.63%) VB
12 5 (2.19%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.88%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.88%) Go
13 2 (0.88%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.88%) Scala
14 1 (0.44%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 53 (23.25%) CISSP
2 34 (14.91%) CISM
2 34 (14.91%) Degree
3 27 (11.84%) ISEB
3 27 (11.84%) ISTQB
4 20 (8.77%) CEH
5 17 (7.46%) CREST Certified
6 15 (6.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (6.58%) SSCP
7 14 (6.14%) SANS
8 12 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 11 (4.82%) CISA
10 8 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (3.51%) MCP
11 7 (3.07%) OSCP
11 7 (3.07%) Security Cleared
12 5 (2.19%) CLAS
13 4 (1.75%) EC-Council LPT
13 4 (1.75%) MCSE
13 4 (1.75%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (24.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (18.86%) QA
3 18 (7.89%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.63%) COBIT
5 3 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.88%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.88%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 26 (11.40%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.46%) vSphere
2 17 (7.46%) Xen
2 17 (7.46%) XenServer
3 4 (1.75%) Varnish
3 4 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.88%) Snort
5 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (7.89%) Nessus
1 18 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (7.89%) Puppet
2 17 (7.46%) Ansible
2 17 (7.46%) Cobbler
2 17 (7.46%) Terraform
2 17 (7.46%) Tivoli
3 14 (6.14%) Salt
4 11 (4.82%) HP Fortify
5 9 (3.95%) Nmap
6 6 (2.63%) RSA Archer
7 5 (2.19%) OpenVAS
8 3 (1.32%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.44%) EnCase
9 1 (0.44%) FTK
9 1 (0.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 56 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.40%) Oracle
3 17 (7.46%) EnterpriseDB
3 17 (7.46%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.26%) Rally
4 12 (5.26%) SAP
5 11 (4.82%) Google
6 10 (4.39%) Juniper
7 9 (3.95%) Cisco
7 9 (3.95%) Fortinet
7 9 (3.95%) Nokia
8 7 (3.07%) HP
9 5 (2.19%) ATG
9 5 (2.19%) Qualys
9 5 (2.19%) VMware
10 4 (1.75%) Akamai
10 4 (1.75%) Zend
11 3 (1.32%) Sybase
12 2 (0.88%) IBM
12 2 (0.88%) Telerik
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