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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 192 167 192
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +25
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 8 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.36% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.40% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -24.44%

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
3513 2999 3425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.58% 90.77% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2961 2457 2898
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Altrincham - 5 £45,000 -
OWASP
North West

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Configuration Management
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) DevOps
3 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) Oracle
3 17 (85.00%) Unix
3 17 (85.00%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (80.00%) Windows
4 16 (80.00%) WebLogic
5 14 (70.00%) JBoss
5 14 (70.00%) ITIL
5 14 (70.00%) Python
5 14 (70.00%) Firewall
5 14 (70.00%) Puppet
5 14 (70.00%) WebSphere
5 14 (70.00%) Ruby
6 12 (60.00%) Xen
6 12 (60.00%) Cobbler
6 12 (60.00%) XenServer
6 12 (60.00%) EnterpriseDB
6 12 (60.00%) vSphere
6 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (60.00%) OpenStack
6 12 (60.00%) CloudStack
6 12 (60.00%) Tivoli
6 12 (60.00%) Shell Script
6 12 (60.00%) DSDM

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 16 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (70.00%) JBoss
2 14 (70.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (60.00%) CloudStack
3 12 (60.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Checkstyle
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) D3.js
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) Unix
3 16 (80.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Configuration Management
2 19 (95.00%) DevOps
3 17 (85.00%) Scrum
4 14 (70.00%) ITIL
5 12 (60.00%) DSDM
5 12 (60.00%) RUP
6 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (25.00%) Analytics
7 5 (25.00%) Data Analytics
7 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (15.00%) Auto-Scaling
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) Presales
9 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) Ruby
3 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) vSphere
1 12 (60.00%) Xen
1 12 (60.00%) XenServer
2 5 (25.00%) Docker
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (70.00%) Puppet
3 12 (60.00%) Cobbler
3 12 (60.00%) Tivoli
4 5 (25.00%) Packer
5 3 (15.00%) Ansible
5 3 (15.00%) Terraform
6 2 (10.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) Aquila
5 5 (25.00%) VMware