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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 163 195 181
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.025% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.029% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.93% -2.27%
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
2888 3412 3194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.89% 84.90% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2923 2778
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average 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 £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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
Oldham - 3 £32,500 -
Salford - 2 £37,500 -
OWASP
North West

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Ajax
3 12 (46.15%) Web Development
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) Degree
5 10 (38.46%) Subversion
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (38.46%) SDLC
6 9 (34.62%) C#
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (34.62%) CSS
6 9 (34.62%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
7 8 (30.77%) Web Services
8 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
8 7 (26.92%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) Workflow
9 6 (23.08%) W3C
9 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 6 (23.08%) Ruby
9 6 (23.08%) Information Security
9 6 (23.08%) vSphere
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (15.38%) CloudStack
1 4 (15.38%) JBoss
1 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
1 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) Alfresco
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 2 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
1 4 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.54%) IntelliJ
4 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.69%) Gerrit
4 2 (7.69%) Grunt
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) JMeter
4 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 2 (7.69%) NUnit
4 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (34.62%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (34.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Tester
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) Ajax
3 11 (42.31%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 9 (34.62%) XML
5 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) GWT
7 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.54%) Java EE
7 3 (11.54%) JSP
7 3 (11.54%) SOAP
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) Struts
7 3 (11.54%) XSLT
8 2 (7.69%) WCF
8 2 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 6 (23.08%) W3C
2 4 (15.38%) APACS
2 4 (15.38%) EMV
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Unix
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (46.15%) Web Development
2 10 (38.46%) SDLC
3 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) Information Security
5 6 (23.08%) Workflow
6 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) DSDM
6 4 (15.38%) Information Assurance
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 4 (15.38%) RUP
6 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) Ruby
6 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 4 (15.38%) Python
6 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.69%) PHP
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) CEH
2 4 (15.38%) CISM
2 4 (15.38%) CISSP
2 4 (15.38%) GIAC
2 4 (15.38%) MCP
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) SANS
3 2 (7.69%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (7.69%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (7.69%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) COBIT
2 2 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) vSphere
2 4 (15.38%) Xen
2 4 (15.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Cobbler
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) EnterpriseDB
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
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