The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 178 207 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.48% 0.022% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.025% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.04%
OWASP
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3643 3943 4369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.35% 88.69% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2978 3055 3564
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OWASP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +28 19 £42,500 -15.00% 2
OWASP
Yorkshire

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (83.33%) Ruby
2 30 (83.33%) DevOps
3 27 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (75.00%) SQL
4 26 (72.22%) Oracle
4 26 (72.22%) Unix
4 26 (72.22%) Python
4 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 26 (72.22%) Scrum
4 26 (72.22%) Bash Shell
5 25 (69.44%) Puppet
5 25 (69.44%) XenServer
5 25 (69.44%) vSphere
5 25 (69.44%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (69.44%) Cobbler
5 25 (69.44%) OpenStack
5 25 (69.44%) CloudStack
5 25 (69.44%) Tivoli
5 25 (69.44%) Shell Script
5 25 (69.44%) WebSphere
5 25 (69.44%) Xen
5 25 (69.44%) Firewall
5 25 (69.44%) ITIL
5 25 (69.44%) WebLogic
5 25 (69.44%) Linux
5 25 (69.44%) JBoss
6 24 (66.67%) Windows
6 24 (66.67%) .NET
6 24 (66.67%) RUP

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 25 (69.44%) CloudStack
1 25 (69.44%) JBoss
1 25 (69.44%) OpenStack
1 25 (69.44%) WebLogic
1 25 (69.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 25 (69.44%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Selenium
2 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (25.00%) JMeter
3 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) JIRA
4 4 (11.11%) Gerrit
4 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.78%) Hudson
5 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.78%) SilkTest
5 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.78%) Spock
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 4 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) Behat
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Unix
2 25 (69.44%) Linux
3 24 (66.67%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) AIX
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) HPUX
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (83.33%) DevOps
3 27 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (72.22%) Scrum
5 25 (69.44%) ITIL
6 24 (66.67%) Configuration Management
6 24 (66.67%) DSDM
6 24 (66.67%) RUP
7 9 (25.00%) BDD
7 9 (25.00%) TDD
8 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Security Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
9 4 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Ruby
2 27 (75.00%) SQL
3 26 (72.22%) Bash Shell
3 26 (72.22%) Python
4 25 (69.44%) Shell Script
5 10 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) Go
7 1 (2.78%) Groovy
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (69.44%) vSphere
1 25 (69.44%) Xen
1 25 (69.44%) XenServer
2 1 (2.78%) KVM
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (69.44%) Cobbler
1 25 (69.44%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (69.44%) Puppet
1 25 (69.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
1 26 (72.22%) Oracle
2 24 (66.67%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum extensive training, bonus etc.
Posted: 6 days ago