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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 210 241 258
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +17
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 15 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 11
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -24.44%

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
4652 5616 6494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.65% 87.68% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3988 4668 5300
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +8 7 £50,000 +17.64%
North Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £52,500 - 1
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (64.52%) DevOps
4 19 (61.29%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (61.29%) SQL
4 19 (61.29%) Oracle
5 18 (58.06%) Firewall
6 17 (54.84%) Scrum
6 17 (54.84%) Puppet
7 16 (51.61%) Ruby
7 16 (51.61%) .NET
7 16 (51.61%) Python
8 15 (48.39%) Tivoli
8 15 (48.39%) Unix
8 15 (48.39%) Configuration Management
8 15 (48.39%) Xen
8 15 (48.39%) vSphere
8 15 (48.39%) XenServer
8 15 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (48.39%) OpenStack
8 15 (48.39%) CloudStack
9 14 (45.16%) Cobbler
9 14 (45.16%) EnterpriseDB
9 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
9 14 (45.16%) DSDM
9 14 (45.16%) JBoss
9 14 (45.16%) RUP
9 14 (45.16%) Shell Script

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 15 (48.39%) CloudStack
1 15 (48.39%) OpenStack
2 14 (45.16%) JBoss
3 12 (38.71%) WebLogic
3 12 (38.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (16.13%) IIS
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
6 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.23%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) NAS
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
1 10 (32.26%) Subversion
1 10 (32.26%) TeamCity
2 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) NuGet
3 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) Hudson
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) Spock
5 1 (3.23%) Grunt
5 1 (3.23%) gulp
5 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Security Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) Middleware
2 6 (19.35%) REST
2 6 (19.35%) SOAP
3 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
4 4 (12.90%) Gherkin
4 4 (12.90%) JSON
4 4 (12.90%) OAuth2
4 4 (12.90%) OpenID
4 4 (12.90%) WCF
4 4 (12.90%) WinForms
4 4 (12.90%) WPF
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mainframe
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) Windows
3 15 (48.39%) Unix
4 6 (19.35%) AIX
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Android
6 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) DevOps
3 19 (61.29%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (54.84%) Scrum
5 15 (48.39%) Configuration Management
6 14 (45.16%) DSDM
6 14 (45.16%) RUP
7 12 (38.71%) ITIL
8 7 (22.58%) Information Security
8 7 (22.58%) TDD
9 6 (19.35%) Auto-Scaling
9 6 (19.35%) BDD
9 6 (19.35%) Cryptography
9 6 (19.35%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
9 6 (19.35%) SIEM
9 6 (19.35%) TOGAF
9 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) Python
2 16 (51.61%) Ruby
3 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
3 14 (45.16%) Shell Script
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
7 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (3.23%) ES6
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CISM
1 6 (19.35%) CISSP
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) vSphere
1 15 (48.39%) Xen
1 15 (48.39%) XenServer
2 2 (6.45%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) KVM
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Puppet
2 15 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (48.39%) Tivoli
3 14 (45.16%) Cobbler
4 6 (19.35%) Ansible
4 6 (19.35%) Terraform
5 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (61.29%) Oracle
3 14 (45.16%) EnterpriseDB
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
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