Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 192 169
Rank change year-on-year +4 -23 +23
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
Bristol median annual salary £53,750 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.42% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £43,750 £44,400 £41,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £72,500 £71,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% - -8.33%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,453 3,485 2,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.35% 92.81% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,817 2,880 2,517
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £44,515 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.74% +6.25% -

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Bristol

OWASP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for OWASP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (33.33%) API Development
3 2 (33.33%) API Design
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) webpack
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) D3.js
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Raphaël
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) SVG
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) API Design
2 2 (33.33%) API Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) ES6
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk