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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 182 207 215
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
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
3589 4214 4201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.77% 91.33% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3026 3370 3256
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 30 August 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 +27 12 £42,500 +30.76% 2
OWASP
Yorkshire

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (96.77%) DevOps
3 26 (83.87%) Ruby
3 26 (83.87%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (83.87%) SQL
4 25 (80.65%) Oracle
4 25 (80.65%) Unix
4 25 (80.65%) Python
4 25 (80.65%) Scrum
4 25 (80.65%) Bash Shell
5 24 (77.42%) XenServer
5 24 (77.42%) vSphere
5 24 (77.42%) Puppet
5 24 (77.42%) Cobbler
5 24 (77.42%) OpenStack
5 24 (77.42%) CloudStack
5 24 (77.42%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
5 24 (77.42%) Firewall
5 24 (77.42%) Windows
5 24 (77.42%) Linux
5 24 (77.42%) JBoss
5 24 (77.42%) RUP
5 24 (77.42%) DSDM
5 24 (77.42%) Tivoli
5 24 (77.42%) Shell Script
5 24 (77.42%) Configuration Management
5 24 (77.42%) WebLogic
5 24 (77.42%) .NET
5 24 (77.42%) EnterpriseDB

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 24 (77.42%) CloudStack
1 24 (77.42%) JBoss
1 24 (77.42%) OpenStack
1 24 (77.42%) WebLogic
1 24 (77.42%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Selenium
2 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
2 6 (19.35%) JMeter
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.23%) Hudson
4 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.23%) SilkTest
4 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.23%) Spock
4 1 (3.23%) Valgrind
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Test Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer in Test
4 4 (12.90%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) Behat
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Unix
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 24 (77.42%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (96.77%) DevOps
3 26 (83.87%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (80.65%) Scrum
5 24 (77.42%) Configuration Management
5 24 (77.42%) DSDM
5 24 (77.42%) ITIL
5 24 (77.42%) RUP
6 6 (19.35%) BDD
6 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Security Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.90%) Data Validation
8 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.90%) Validation
9 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) Ruby
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 25 (80.65%) Bash Shell
2 25 (80.65%) Python
3 24 (77.42%) Shell Script
4 7 (22.58%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) Go
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
6 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) vSphere
1 24 (77.42%) Xen
1 24 (77.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (77.42%) Cobbler
1 24 (77.42%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (77.42%) Puppet
1 24 (77.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Oracle
2 24 (77.42%) EnterpriseDB
2 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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