The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 172 175 180
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 8 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+29.62% +6.57%
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
3117 3340 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.19% 83.33% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2715 2847
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Manchester

OWASP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Cheadle - 5 £37,500 -
Oldham -2 2 £30,250 - 2
OWASP
North West

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 5 (62.50%) XSL
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) XQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) Alfresco
3 5 (62.50%) Time Management
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) NUnit
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
1 5 (62.50%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) NUnit
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
1 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) XSL
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Social Media
3 2 (25.00%) W3C
4 1 (12.50%) APACS
4 1 (12.50%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Time Management
2 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 5 (62.50%) XQuery
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
1 1 (12.50%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oldham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oldham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago