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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 205 197 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.043% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.052% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +48.64%
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
4344 3816 3163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.00% 82.81% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3481 2988 2568
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 4 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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 0 8 £32,500 -27.77% 1
OWASP
Yorkshire

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 22 (73.33%) PCI DSS
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) .NET
4 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (40.00%) Test Management
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) Service Management
6 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 10 (33.33%) Firewall
6 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 10 (33.33%) Wireless
6 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (33.33%) Scrum
6 10 (33.33%) Information Security
6 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 10 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 10 (33.33%) Project Management
6 10 (33.33%) RAD
6 10 (33.33%) SSL
6 10 (33.33%) Cisco
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (33.33%) ISEB
6 10 (33.33%) UNIX
6 10 (33.33%) Windows
6 10 (33.33%) AIX
6 10 (33.33%) Solaris
6 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 10 (33.33%) ISTQB

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (13.33%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
1 10 (33.33%) Wireless
1 10 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Moq
3 2 (6.67%) MSTest
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Tester
2 9 (30.00%) Security Manager
2 9 (30.00%) Systems Tester
3 5 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Software Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Information Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Development Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) LAMP
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) AIX
2 10 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Test Management
2 10 (33.33%) Service Management
2 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Scrum
2 10 (33.33%) Information Security
2 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 10 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (33.33%) Project Management
2 10 (33.33%) RAD
2 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 10 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 10 (33.33%) System Testing
2 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 10 (33.33%) SIEM
2 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 10 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
3 4 (13.33%) PHP5
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) ISEB
1 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 10 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CEH
2 2 (6.67%) OSCP
2 2 (6.67%) OSCE
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) PCI DSS
2 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Capita
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