The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 112 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.071% 0.046% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.053% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -22.72%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1189 1895 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.39% 86.53% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 845 1501 1255
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OWASP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Reading

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) SAML
2 5 (62.50%) OAuth
2 5 (62.50%) Portfolio Management
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) SANS
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Nessus
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Qualys
5 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
6 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (12.50%) OpenVAS
6 1 (12.50%) KNOPPIX
6 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Security Operations

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Application Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Security Penetration Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Security Tester
2 1 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) OAuth
1 5 (62.50%) SAML
1 5 (62.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) PKI
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) KNOPPIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Portfolio Management
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
5 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SANS
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) GSEC
3 1 (12.50%) OSCP
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) Core Impact
2 1 (12.50%) Nmap
2 1 (12.50%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 1 (12.50%) Coverity
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk