The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 79 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.39% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -14.73%
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
628 670 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.24% 79.57% 77.73%
Number of salaries quoted 525 594 617
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £29,140
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) French Language
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001