The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.37% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+35.80% +6.57%
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
414 535 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.18% 83.46% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 297 446 410
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OWASP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Southport - 7 - - 1
OWASP
North West

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Ant
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) XHTML
1 7 (100.00%) WSDL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Ant
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XHTML
1 7 (100.00%) WSDL
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) HornetQ
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
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