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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 172 184 179
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 21 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 8
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +32.91%
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
3181 3208 3328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.53% 89.56% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2685 2647 2662
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 £55,000 £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 24 July 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Manchester

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 34 (82.93%) .NET
2 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) WebSphere
3 30 (73.17%) Ruby
3 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (68.29%) Oracle
4 28 (68.29%) SQL
5 27 (65.85%) Scrum
5 27 (65.85%) Python
6 26 (63.41%) JBoss
6 26 (63.41%) RUP
6 26 (63.41%) Linux
6 26 (63.41%) ITIL
6 26 (63.41%) Unix
6 26 (63.41%) WebLogic
6 26 (63.41%) Firewall
6 26 (63.41%) DSDM
6 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
6 26 (63.41%) Tivoli
6 26 (63.41%) Shell Script
6 26 (63.41%) Configuration Management
6 26 (63.41%) Xen
6 26 (63.41%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (63.41%) XenServer
6 26 (63.41%) EnterpriseDB
6 26 (63.41%) vSphere
6 26 (63.41%) Bash Shell
6 26 (63.41%) Puppet
6 26 (63.41%) Cobbler
6 26 (63.41%) 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 31 (75.61%) WebSphere
2 26 (63.41%) CloudStack
2 26 (63.41%) JBoss
2 26 (63.41%) OpenStack
2 26 (63.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
1 3 (7.32%) Gerrit
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
1 3 (7.32%) JMeter
1 3 (7.32%) Mercurial
1 3 (7.32%) Selenium
1 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.88%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Security Specialist
3 6 (14.63%) Tester
4 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Application Security Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) QA Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Security Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Tester
7 2 (4.88%) J2EE Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Testing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) J2EE
3 7 (17.07%) JNI
4 6 (14.63%) Middleware
5 3 (7.32%) HTML
5 3 (7.32%) JSP
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) CSS
6 1 (2.44%) EJB
6 1 (2.44%) JDBC
6 1 (2.44%) JMS
6 1 (2.44%) JMX
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.44%) Servlets
6 1 (2.44%) SOAP
6 1 (2.44%) Spring
6 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.44%) Struts
6 1 (2.44%) XML
6 1 (2.44%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 26 (63.41%) Unix
3 7 (17.07%) Android
4 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) Scrum
3 26 (63.41%) Configuration Management
3 26 (63.41%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (63.41%) DevOps
3 26 (63.41%) DSDM
3 26 (63.41%) ITIL
3 26 (63.41%) RUP
4 8 (19.51%) Mobile Development
5 7 (17.07%) Threat Modelling
6 6 (14.63%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (9.76%) TDD
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.32%) SDLC
9 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Ruby
2 28 (68.29%) SQL
3 27 (65.85%) Python
4 26 (63.41%) Bash Shell
4 26 (63.41%) Shell Script
5 14 (34.15%) Java
6 8 (19.51%) C#
7 7 (17.07%) Objective-C
8 5 (12.20%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.44%) C
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) Go
9 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) SANS
2 2 (4.88%) CISSP
3 1 (2.44%) CEH
3 1 (2.44%) CISMP
3 1 (2.44%) CSSLP
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) EC-Council LPT
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) vSphere
1 26 (63.41%) Xen
1 26 (63.41%) XenServer
2 5 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (63.41%) Cobbler
1 26 (63.41%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (63.41%) Puppet
1 26 (63.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Oracle
2 26 (63.41%) EnterpriseDB
2 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) hybris
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
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