The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 239 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.029% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.035% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,599 £38,048
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +35.61%
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
6267 5713 4495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.21% 82.85% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5094 4383 3579
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 March 2015.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
West Yorkshire +1 8 £32,500 -27.77% 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £85,000 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 15 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (42.42%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) Linux
5 12 (36.36%) Test Management
6 11 (33.33%) .NET
6 11 (33.33%) Finance
7 10 (30.30%) Service Management
7 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
7 10 (30.30%) Firewall
7 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
7 10 (30.30%) Wireless
7 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
7 10 (30.30%) Project Management
7 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) Scrum
7 10 (30.30%) Information Security
7 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
7 10 (30.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (30.30%) UNIX
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) AIX
7 10 (30.30%) Solaris
7 10 (30.30%) SSL
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) ISEB
7 10 (30.30%) RAD
7 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
7 10 (30.30%) System Testing

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) SSL
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
1 10 (30.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) NUnit
3 2 (6.06%) MSTest
3 2 (6.06%) Moq
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Tester
2 9 (27.27%) Systems Tester
2 9 (27.27%) Security Manager
3 5 (15.15%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Head of Security
4 3 (9.09%) Head of Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) CSS
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
3 3 (9.09%) CSS3
3 3 (9.09%) Sass
3 3 (9.09%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) LAMP
4 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
2 9 (27.27%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.09%) W3C
3 3 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) UNIX
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) AIX
2 10 (30.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Test Management
2 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
2 10 (30.30%) System Testing
2 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
2 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
2 10 (30.30%) Security Architecture
2 10 (30.30%) SIEM
2 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
2 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (30.30%) RAD
2 10 (30.30%) Project Management
2 10 (30.30%) Service Management
2 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
2 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
2 10 (30.30%) Information Security
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
2 10 (30.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) PHP
3 6 (18.18%) PHP5
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ISEB
1 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
1 10 (30.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.06%) OSCP
2 2 (6.06%) OSCE
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) CEH
3 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 15 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
1 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Capita
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