The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £35,232
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.04%
OWASP
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 440 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 86.70% 82.55% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 404 342 425
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

OWASP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear