Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OWASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OWASP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 271 336
Rank change year-on-year +39 +65 +7
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 24 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.38% 0.36% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.41% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 5
Berkshire median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% +4.76% -16.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £40,000 £37,550
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £74,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% -4.35% +27.78%

OWASP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5441 7589 9617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.39% 88.34% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4243 5790 7502
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,982
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing OWASP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Berkshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for OWASP in Berkshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OWASP in Berkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +10 14 - -
Newbury - 5 £55,000 -
Reading +32 3 £87,500 -2.78%
Maidenhead +18 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 22 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (70.83%) ISO 9001
4 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 15 (62.50%) .NET
5 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 15 (62.50%) Web Services
5 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (62.50%) Web Development
6 14 (58.33%) Time Management
6 14 (58.33%) Ajax
6 14 (58.33%) PHP
6 14 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (58.33%) Driving Licence
7 9 (37.50%) CSS
8 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 8 (33.33%) CISSP
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (29.17%) Project Management
9 7 (29.17%) VB.NET
9 7 (29.17%) WinForms
9 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
9 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
9 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 7 (29.17%) WebSockets
9 7 (29.17%) WebRTC
9 7 (29.17%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (20.83%) Information Security

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) gulp
2 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) NuGet
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Web Applications Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Web Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Security Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Head of Security
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
1 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 14 (58.33%) Ajax
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) WebRTC
5 7 (29.17%) WebSockets
5 7 (29.17%) WinForms
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) HTML
6 2 (8.33%) REST
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.17%) JPA
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (4.17%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) Spring Security
7 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Web Development
3 14 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (58.33%) Time Management
4 7 (29.17%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) CRAMM
5 5 (20.83%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) Secure Coding
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
8 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
9 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (20.83%) CISM
3 3 (12.50%) CEH
3 3 (12.50%) GWAPT
3 3 (12.50%) OSCP
3 3 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (70.83%) ISO 9001
3 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
4 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 3 (12.50%) Web Application Security Consortium
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft