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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 229 258 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 25 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.043% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.048% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
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
5469 6231 6419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.48% 88.38% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4503 4963 5019
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +22 20 £42,500 -22.72% 2
North Yorkshire +8 4 £33,750 -38.63%
South Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 38 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) Ruby
2 31 (77.50%) DevOps
3 30 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (75.00%) Scrum
4 29 (72.50%) SQL
5 28 (70.00%) Oracle
6 27 (67.50%) Unix
7 26 (65.00%) Linux
7 26 (65.00%) Python
7 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
7 26 (65.00%) Bash Shell
8 25 (62.50%) XenServer
8 25 (62.50%) Puppet
8 25 (62.50%) vSphere
8 25 (62.50%) WebSphere
8 25 (62.50%) Xen
8 25 (62.50%) ITIL
8 25 (62.50%) JBoss
8 25 (62.50%) WebLogic
8 25 (62.50%) Tivoli
8 25 (62.50%) Shell Script
8 25 (62.50%) Firewall
8 25 (62.50%) Cobbler
8 25 (62.50%) OpenStack
8 25 (62.50%) CloudStack
8 25 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (60.00%) Configuration Management
9 24 (60.00%) .NET
10 23 (57.50%) Windows

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 (62.50%) CloudStack
1 25 (62.50%) JBoss
1 25 (62.50%) OpenStack
1 25 (62.50%) WebLogic
1 25 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) NAS
3 2 (5.00%) Network Security
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Selenium
2 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.00%) JMeter
3 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.50%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) Gerrit
4 4 (10.00%) Hudson
4 4 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 4 (10.00%) Spock
4 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.50%) SilkTest
5 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Developer in Test
5 3 (7.50%) Java Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) CSS
2 5 (12.50%) CSS3
2 5 (12.50%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) HTML5
2 5 (12.50%) jQuery
3 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) Behat
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Unix
2 26 (65.00%) Linux
3 23 (57.50%) Windows
4 4 (10.00%) Android
4 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.00%) AIX
5 2 (5.00%) HPUX
5 2 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) DevOps
3 30 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (75.00%) Scrum
4 25 (62.50%) ITIL
5 24 (60.00%) Configuration Management
6 23 (57.50%) DSDM
6 23 (57.50%) RUP
7 9 (22.50%) BDD
7 9 (22.50%) TDD
8 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (10.00%) API Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) Ruby
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
3 26 (65.00%) Bash Shell
3 26 (65.00%) Python
4 25 (62.50%) Shell Script
5 12 (30.00%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) PHP
7 4 (10.00%) Apple Swift
7 4 (10.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.50%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) Go
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) vSphere
1 25 (62.50%) Xen
1 25 (62.50%) XenServer
2 2 (5.00%) KVM
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (62.50%) Cobbler
1 25 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (62.50%) Puppet
1 25 (62.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Oracle
2 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (57.50%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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