The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 56 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.93% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
598 366 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.68% 85.51% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 393 284 396
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OWASP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Merseyside region.

OWASP Salary Trend in Merseyside