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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 176 180 181
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 20 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.53% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 11
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -18.98%
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
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
3402 3502 3506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.90% 89.86% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2889 2894 2891
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Manchester

OWASP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Stockport - 5 £42,500 -
Oldham -5 1 £41,500 +37.19%
OWASP
North West

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
3 30 (75.00%) WebSphere
3 30 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (67.50%) Oracle
4 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (65.00%) Configuration Management
5 26 (65.00%) Scrum
5 26 (65.00%) WebLogic
5 26 (65.00%) SQL
5 26 (65.00%) Linux
5 26 (65.00%) Python
5 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (65.00%) Ruby
5 26 (65.00%) Puppet
5 26 (65.00%) DevOps
6 25 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (62.50%) Cobbler
6 25 (62.50%) OpenStack
6 25 (62.50%) CloudStack
6 25 (62.50%) XenServer
6 25 (62.50%) EnterpriseDB
6 25 (62.50%) vSphere
6 25 (62.50%) Bash Shell
6 25 (62.50%) Xen
6 25 (62.50%) JBoss
6 25 (62.50%) Unix
6 25 (62.50%) RUP
6 25 (62.50%) ITIL
6 25 (62.50%) Firewall

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 30 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 26 (65.00%) WebLogic
3 25 (62.50%) CloudStack
3 25 (62.50%) JBoss
3 25 (62.50%) OpenStack
4 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) Checkstyle
2 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Burp Suite
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Developer
2 5 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
3 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Security Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Tester
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Testing Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) J2EE
2 6 (15.00%) JNI
3 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 5 (12.50%) Middleware
4 4 (10.00%) D3.js
4 4 (10.00%) jQuery
4 4 (10.00%) Node.js
5 3 (7.50%) HTML
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.00%) JSP
6 2 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.50%) HTML5
7 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) APACS
1 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.50%) EMV
1 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 26 (65.00%) Linux
3 25 (62.50%) Unix
4 6 (15.00%) Android
5 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (65.00%) Configuration Management
3 26 (65.00%) DevOps
3 26 (65.00%) Scrum
4 25 (62.50%) DSDM
4 25 (62.50%) ITIL
4 25 (62.50%) RUP
5 7 (17.50%) Mobile Development
6 6 (15.00%) Threat Modelling
7 5 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Web Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Python
1 26 (65.00%) Ruby
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 25 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 13 (32.50%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) Objective-C
6 5 (12.50%) Apple Swift
7 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) SANS
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) vSphere
1 25 (62.50%) Xen
1 25 (62.50%) XenServer
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (65.00%) Puppet
2 25 (62.50%) Cobbler
2 25 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (62.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Oracle
2 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (62.50%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (5.00%) hybris
Manchester, Lancashire
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