The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 88 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.29% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £53,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
OWASP
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
635 678 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 91.24% 85.28% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 473 598 524
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Warwickshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

OWASP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) CRISC
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (50.00%) Veracode
2 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) WebInspect
2 1 (50.00%) AppScan
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CRISC
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (50.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Veracode