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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.95%
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
427 569 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.61% 89.18% 81.80%
Number of salaries quoted 328 502 359
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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