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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 221 249 261
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 18 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.091% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 6
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £32,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
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
5070 5968 6200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.95% 90.48% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 4891 4806
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 £65,000 £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 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 29 August 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 29 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
West Yorkshire +24 12 £42,500 +30.76% 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 40 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (84.09%) DevOps
3 34 (77.27%) Scrum
4 33 (75.00%) SQL
4 33 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (70.45%) Unix
6 30 (68.18%) Linux
7 29 (65.91%) Oracle
8 28 (63.64%) Ruby
9 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
10 26 (59.09%) .NET
10 26 (59.09%) Windows
10 26 (59.09%) Configuration Management
10 26 (59.09%) Firewall
11 25 (56.82%) Python
11 25 (56.82%) Bash Shell
12 24 (54.55%) vSphere
12 24 (54.55%) Puppet
12 24 (54.55%) XenServer
12 24 (54.55%) EnterpriseDB
12 24 (54.55%) WebSphere
12 24 (54.55%) Xen
12 24 (54.55%) RUP
12 24 (54.55%) DSDM
12 24 (54.55%) ITIL
12 24 (54.55%) Tivoli
12 24 (54.55%) Shell Script
12 24 (54.55%) JBoss
12 24 (54.55%) WebLogic
12 24 (54.55%) Opscode Chef

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 24 (54.55%) CloudStack
1 24 (54.55%) JBoss
1 24 (54.55%) OpenStack
1 24 (54.55%) WebLogic
1 24 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 8 (18.18%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) HTTP
3 2 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Selenium
2 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
3 8 (18.18%) Hudson
3 8 (18.18%) Spock
4 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
5 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 6 (13.64%) JMeter
6 5 (11.36%) JIRA
7 2 (4.55%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.27%) Gerrit
8 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.27%) SilkTest
8 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.27%) Valgrind
8 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Developer in Test
6 4 (9.09%) Junior
6 4 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Head of Development
7 2 (4.55%) Head of Web Development
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) CSS
2 10 (22.73%) CSS3
2 10 (22.73%) HTML
2 10 (22.73%) HTML5
2 10 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.36%) Gherkin
3 5 (11.36%) Spring
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.55%) JSON
4 2 (4.55%) LAMP
4 2 (4.55%) Laravel
4 2 (4.55%) Middleware
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.27%) Behat
5 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Unix
2 30 (68.18%) Linux
3 26 (59.09%) Windows
4 8 (18.18%) Android
4 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.55%) AIX
5 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (84.09%) DevOps
3 34 (77.27%) Scrum
4 33 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (59.09%) Configuration Management
6 24 (54.55%) DSDM
6 24 (54.55%) ITIL
6 24 (54.55%) RUP
7 10 (22.73%) Secure Coding
8 8 (18.18%) BDD
8 8 (18.18%) TDD
8 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Information Security
10 5 (11.36%) Security Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Data Validation
11 4 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) SQL
2 28 (63.64%) Ruby
3 25 (56.82%) Bash Shell
3 25 (56.82%) Python
4 24 (54.55%) Shell Script
5 14 (31.82%) Java
6 8 (18.18%) Apple Swift
6 8 (18.18%) Objective-C
7 7 (15.91%) PHP
8 5 (11.36%) Groovy
9 2 (4.55%) PHP 5
10 1 (2.27%) C#
10 1 (2.27%) C++
10 1 (2.27%) Go
10 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CISM
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) vSphere
1 24 (54.55%) Xen
1 24 (54.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (54.55%) Cobbler
1 24 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (54.55%) Puppet
1 24 (54.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle
2 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
3 24 (54.55%) EnterpriseDB
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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