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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 182 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.053% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £55,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +48.64%
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
3175 3132 3294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.08% 82.88% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2689 2674 2826
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) OSCP
2 3 (75.00%) OSCE
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) EMV
4 1 (25.00%) W3C
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) APACS
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Security Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMV
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
1 1 (25.00%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) OSCP
1 3 (75.00%) OSCE
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Capita
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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