The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 208 259 266
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +7
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 21 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.10% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.11% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 3
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +32.91%
OWASP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4947 6172 6048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.23% 89.48% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4127 5038 4733
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,633 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire +29 16 £42,500 +30.76% 2
North Yorkshire +27 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £33,750 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (84.44%) DevOps
3 35 (77.78%) Scrum
3 35 (77.78%) SQL
4 34 (75.56%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (68.89%) Unix
6 30 (66.67%) Oracle
6 30 (66.67%) Ruby
7 28 (62.22%) Linux
8 26 (57.78%) .NET
8 26 (57.78%) Python
8 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
8 26 (57.78%) Configuration Management
8 26 (57.78%) Bash Shell
9 25 (55.56%) vSphere
9 25 (55.56%) XenServer
9 25 (55.56%) EnterpriseDB
9 25 (55.56%) Puppet
9 25 (55.56%) Cobbler
9 25 (55.56%) WebSphere
9 25 (55.56%) Xen
9 25 (55.56%) Tivoli
9 25 (55.56%) Shell Script
9 25 (55.56%) ITIL
9 25 (55.56%) RUP
9 25 (55.56%) DSDM
9 25 (55.56%) WebLogic
9 25 (55.56%) JBoss
9 25 (55.56%) Windows
9 25 (55.56%) Firewall

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (55.56%) CloudStack
1 25 (55.56%) JBoss
1 25 (55.56%) OpenStack
1 25 (55.56%) WebLogic
1 25 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 8 (17.78%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Selenium
2 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
3 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
4 8 (17.78%) Hudson
4 8 (17.78%) JMeter
4 8 (17.78%) Spock
5 7 (15.56%) JIRA
6 3 (6.67%) Gerrit
6 3 (6.67%) Mercurial
6 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.22%) SilkTest
8 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.22%) Valgrind
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (28.89%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Test Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Developer in Test
7 4 (8.89%) Junior
7 4 (8.89%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) QA Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) QA Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
2 10 (22.22%) CSS3
2 10 (22.22%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) HTML5
2 10 (22.22%) jQuery
3 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 5 (11.11%) Spring
4 2 (4.44%) LAMP
4 2 (4.44%) Laravel
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) Behat
5 1 (2.22%) JSON
5 1 (2.22%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Unix
2 28 (62.22%) Linux
3 25 (55.56%) Windows
4 8 (17.78%) Android
4 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (84.44%) DevOps
3 35 (77.78%) Scrum
4 34 (75.56%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (57.78%) Configuration Management
6 25 (55.56%) DSDM
6 25 (55.56%) ITIL
6 25 (55.56%) RUP
7 10 (22.22%) Secure Coding
8 9 (20.00%) BDD
8 9 (20.00%) TDD
9 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
9 8 (17.78%) Test Scripting
9 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
10 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (11.11%) Security Testing
11 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 4 (8.89%) Data Validation
12 4 (8.89%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (8.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) SQL
2 30 (66.67%) Ruby
3 26 (57.78%) Bash Shell
3 26 (57.78%) Python
4 25 (55.56%) Shell Script
5 16 (35.56%) Java
6 8 (17.78%) Apple Swift
6 8 (17.78%) Objective-C
7 7 (15.56%) PHP
8 5 (11.11%) Groovy
9 2 (4.44%) PHP 5
10 1 (2.22%) C#
10 1 (2.22%) C++
10 1 (2.22%) Go
10 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 25 (55.56%) vSphere
1 25 (55.56%) Xen
1 25 (55.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (55.56%) Cobbler
1 25 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (55.56%) Puppet
1 25 (55.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Oracle
2 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
3 25 (55.56%) EnterpriseDB
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago