The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 72 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.64% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.16% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £60,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -9.33%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £34,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+61.76% -26.48%
OWASP
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
518 608 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.15% 86.73% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 414 557 561
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

OWASP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Southampton

OWASP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Southampton region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) CISA
1 9 (100.00%) CISM
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (100.00%) COBIT
1 9 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (55.56%) IT Audit
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Cybercrime
3 4 (44.44%) Information Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Finance

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Information Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Cybercrime
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
1 9 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) IT Audit
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISA
1 9 (100.00%) CISM
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (55.56%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) COBIT
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001