The first table below looks at the demand for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 448 400 407
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +7
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 9 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 24
Average salary £31,250 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17789 16488 17505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.78% 74.34% 75.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13991 13417 14872
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OWASP
England

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OWASP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OWASP Salary Trend in the South East

OWASP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

OWASP Salary Histogram in the South East

OWASP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 4 £55,000 - 1
Kent - 4 £31,250 - 2
Surrey +4 1 £45,000 -10.00%
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 11 (40.74%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) MySQL
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (33.33%) CISSP
7 9 (33.33%) SOA
7 9 (33.33%) MVC
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (29.63%) SaaS
9 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (25.93%) Web Services
10 6 (22.22%) IIS
10 6 (22.22%) Ajax
10 6 (22.22%) QA
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
11 5 (18.52%) Eclipse RCP
11 5 (18.52%) Selenium
11 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) JSON
11 5 (18.52%) Web Development
11 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) CMS
3 4 (14.81%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) Immediacy CMS
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Eclipse RCP
1 5 (18.52%) Selenium
1 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.11%) Hudson
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) AppScan
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Applications Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Junior
3 4 (14.81%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Junior Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) IT Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
4 9 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) Ajax
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 5 (18.52%) JSON
7 5 (18.52%) JSF
8 4 (14.81%) XML
8 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 4 (14.81%) Spring
9 3 (11.11%) MyBatis
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5
9 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
9 3 (11.11%) LAMP
10 2 (7.41%) CSS3
11 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.41%) DTV
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) SOA
1 9 (33.33%) MVC
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
2 5 (18.52%) Web Development
2 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
2 5 (18.52%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (14.81%) SIEM
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) B2B
4 3 (11.11%) B2C
4 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) CEH
4 3 (11.11%) CSSLP
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) GIAC
5 1 (3.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (22.22%) QA
3 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) LogRhythm
4 3 (11.11%) JBoss
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Alterian
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