The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 209 174 177
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +3
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.061% 0.028% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.034% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -6.12%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -24.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4064 2935 2786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.26% 83.17% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3222 2226 2314
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OWASP
Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014. 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 -39 2 £38,750 -18.42% 2
Wetherby - 1 £45,000 -
OWASP
Yorkshire

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 27 days ago