The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £35,232
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
OWASP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
604 594 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.41% 81.26% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 531 480 513
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OWASP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

OWASP Salary Trend in the North East