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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 193 206 202
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 15 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.21% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.24% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
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
3812 4243 3744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.06% 87.97% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3455 2894
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +13 15 £42,500 +30.76% 1
OWASP
Yorkshire

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (88.24%) Ruby
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (76.47%) XenServer
3 13 (76.47%) WebSphere
3 13 (76.47%) Xen
3 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle
3 13 (76.47%) ITIL
3 13 (76.47%) Unix
3 13 (76.47%) WebLogic
3 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 13 (76.47%) Python
3 13 (76.47%) JBoss
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Tivoli
3 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
3 13 (76.47%) vSphere
3 13 (76.47%) Bash Shell
3 13 (76.47%) Puppet
3 13 (76.47%) Cobbler
3 13 (76.47%) OpenStack
3 13 (76.47%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (76.47%) CloudStack
4 11 (64.71%) DevOps
4 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
4 11 (64.71%) RUP
4 11 (64.71%) DSDM
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 11 (64.71%) SQL

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (76.47%) CloudStack
1 13 (76.47%) JBoss
1 13 (76.47%) OpenStack
1 13 (76.47%) WebLogic
1 13 (76.47%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) JMeter
1 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) QA Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) CSS3
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) HPUX
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (76.47%) ITIL
3 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
3 11 (64.71%) DevOps
3 11 (64.71%) DSDM
3 11 (64.71%) RUP
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) API Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.76%) QA Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Ruby
2 13 (76.47%) Bash Shell
2 13 (76.47%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) vSphere
1 13 (76.47%) Xen
1 13 (76.47%) XenServer
2 2 (11.76%) KVM
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Cobbler
1 13 (76.47%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (76.47%) Puppet
1 13 (76.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago