The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 88 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.21% 0.073% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.087% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
OWASP
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
868 1146 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.18% 83.59% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 666 868 833
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

OWASP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

OWASP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA