The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 209 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 19 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4893 5606 6014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.68% 87.54% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4129 4455 4844
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 West

OWASP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OWASP Salary Trend in the North West

OWASP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in the North West

OWASP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 19 £42,500 - 2
Lancashire - 3 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 3 £37,500 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (54.05%) Ruby
3 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
4 18 (48.65%) Firewall
5 16 (43.24%) Windows
5 16 (43.24%) Python
5 16 (43.24%) Scrum
5 16 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (43.24%) vSphere
6 15 (40.54%) Bash Shell
6 15 (40.54%) EnterpriseDB
6 15 (40.54%) XenServer
6 15 (40.54%) Puppet
6 15 (40.54%) Cobbler
6 15 (40.54%) CloudStack
6 15 (40.54%) OpenStack
6 15 (40.54%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (40.54%) DevOps
6 15 (40.54%) WebSphere
6 15 (40.54%) Xen
6 15 (40.54%) Linux
6 15 (40.54%) ITIL
6 15 (40.54%) Unix
6 15 (40.54%) Oracle
6 15 (40.54%) WebLogic
6 15 (40.54%) JBoss
6 15 (40.54%) RUP
6 15 (40.54%) DSDM

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (40.54%) CloudStack
1 15 (40.54%) JBoss
1 15 (40.54%) OpenStack
1 15 (40.54%) WebLogic
1 15 (40.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) nginx
2 2 (5.41%) WordPress
3 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) Intranet
3 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Selenium
3 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.81%) Gerrit
3 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.81%) JIRA
3 4 (10.81%) JMeter
3 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
3 4 (10.81%) Subversion
3 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.41%) Grunt
5 1 (2.70%) NUnit
5 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.70%) Banking
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) QA Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Ajax
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 5 (13.51%) HTML5
3 5 (13.51%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) CSS3
5 3 (8.11%) JSON
6 2 (5.41%) J2EE
6 2 (5.41%) LESS
6 2 (5.41%) RESTful
6 2 (5.41%) Sass
6 2 (5.41%) XSL
7 1 (2.70%) JMS
7 1 (2.70%) JMX
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
7 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (43.24%) Scrum
3 15 (40.54%) Configuration Management
3 15 (40.54%) DevOps
3 15 (40.54%) DSDM
3 15 (40.54%) ITIL
3 15 (40.54%) RUP
4 8 (21.62%) Information Security
5 7 (18.92%) SIEM
5 7 (18.92%) Web Development
5 7 (18.92%) Workflow
6 6 (16.22%) SDLC
7 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.51%) TDD
7 5 (13.51%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) Ruby
3 16 (43.24%) Python
4 15 (40.54%) Bash Shell
4 15 (40.54%) Shell Script
5 8 (21.62%) Java
6 7 (18.92%) C#
6 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.11%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) C
8 1 (2.70%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) Go
8 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) CISSP
2 8 (21.62%) CEH
3 7 (18.92%) CISM
4 6 (16.22%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) SANS
5 4 (10.81%) GIAC
6 3 (8.11%) CREST Certified
6 3 (8.11%) OSCP
6 3 (8.11%) Tigerscheme
7 1 (2.70%) CISMP
7 1 (2.70%) CSSLP
7 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) EC-Council LPT
7 1 (2.70%) PhD
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) COBIT
3 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) vSphere
2 15 (40.54%) Xen
2 15 (40.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) Cobbler
1 15 (40.54%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (40.54%) Puppet
1 15 (40.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) EnterpriseDB
2 15 (40.54%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago