The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 159 178 185
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 21 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 4
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.83%
OWASP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3109 2925 3402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.85% 88.42% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2660 2437 2770
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OWASP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Manchester

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Manchester

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (71.79%) Ruby
2 28 (71.79%) WebSphere
3 25 (64.10%) Oracle
3 25 (64.10%) SQL
4 24 (61.54%) Scrum
4 24 (61.54%) Python
5 23 (58.97%) JBoss
5 23 (58.97%) RUP
5 23 (58.97%) Linux
5 23 (58.97%) ITIL
5 23 (58.97%) Unix
5 23 (58.97%) WebLogic
5 23 (58.97%) Firewall
5 23 (58.97%) DSDM
5 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
5 23 (58.97%) Tivoli
5 23 (58.97%) Shell Script
5 23 (58.97%) Configuration Management
5 23 (58.97%) Xen
5 23 (58.97%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (58.97%) XenServer
5 23 (58.97%) EnterpriseDB
5 23 (58.97%) vSphere
5 23 (58.97%) Bash Shell
5 23 (58.97%) Puppet
5 23 (58.97%) Cobbler
5 23 (58.97%) OpenStack

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 28 (71.79%) WebSphere
2 23 (58.97%) CloudStack
2 23 (58.97%) JBoss
2 23 (58.97%) OpenStack
2 23 (58.97%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.26%) Gerrit
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
1 4 (10.26%) JMeter
1 4 (10.26%) Mercurial
1 4 (10.26%) Selenium
1 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.13%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Security Specialist
2 7 (17.95%) Tester
3 6 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) QA Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) QA Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) QA Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Application Security Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Security Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) J2EE
3 7 (17.95%) JNI
4 6 (15.38%) Middleware
5 3 (7.69%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) JSP
5 3 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) CSS
6 1 (2.56%) EJB
6 1 (2.56%) JDBC
6 1 (2.56%) JMS
6 1 (2.56%) JMX
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.56%) Servlets
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.56%) Spring
6 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.56%) Struts
6 1 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Android
4 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (61.54%) Scrum
3 23 (58.97%) Configuration Management
3 23 (58.97%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (58.97%) DevOps
3 23 (58.97%) DSDM
3 23 (58.97%) ITIL
3 23 (58.97%) RUP
4 8 (20.51%) Mobile Development
5 7 (17.95%) Threat Modelling
6 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
8 4 (10.26%) API Testing
8 4 (10.26%) BDD
8 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Ruby
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
3 24 (61.54%) Python
4 23 (58.97%) Bash Shell
4 23 (58.97%) Shell Script
5 15 (38.46%) Java
6 8 (20.51%) C#
7 7 (17.95%) Objective-C
8 5 (12.82%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) C++
9 1 (2.56%) Go
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) SANS
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.56%) CEH
3 1 (2.56%) CISMP
3 1 (2.56%) CSSLP
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) EC-Council LPT
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) vSphere
1 23 (58.97%) Xen
1 23 (58.97%) XenServer
2 5 (12.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (58.97%) Cobbler
1 23 (58.97%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (58.97%) Puppet
1 23 (58.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Oracle
2 23 (58.97%) EnterpriseDB
2 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) hybris
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago