The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OWASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
UK / England
Rank 624 668 811
Rank change year-on-year +44 +143  
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 200 257 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 150 223 80
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,321
10% offered a salary of more than £69,200 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52%  

OWASP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71064 85494 86016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.06% 88.59% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58866 71552 70301
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing OWASP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OWASP in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OWASP in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
London +45 87 £57,500 -4.16% 16
South East +43 50 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Yorkshire +23 19 £41,000 -3.52% 3
West Midlands +31 15 £43,750 -16.66% 2
North West -23 11 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South West +16 10 £60,000 -14.28% 3
East of England +15 8 £65,000 -18.75% 3
East Midlands -3 4 £33,500 -32.32%
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 196 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (36.00%) SQL
3 143 (33.65%) Windows
4 117 (27.53%) Linux
5 109 (25.65%) Scrum
6 106 (24.94%) Firewall
6 106 (24.94%) Java
7 98 (23.06%) .NET
8 96 (22.59%) JavaScript
8 96 (22.59%) Information Security
8 96 (22.59%) Continuous Integration
9 93 (21.88%) Finance
9 93 (21.88%) C#
10 89 (20.94%) PCI DSS
11 87 (20.47%) Microsoft
12 83 (19.53%) Python
13 82 (19.29%) Penetration Testing
14 79 (18.59%) TDD
14 79 (18.59%) HTML
15 77 (18.12%) Unix
16 75 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 74 (17.41%) CISSP
18 73 (17.18%) Ruby
19 72 (16.94%) Git (software)
19 72 (16.94%) MVC
19 72 (16.94%) DevOps
20 70 (16.47%) Jenkins
21 66 (15.53%) Oracle
22 62 (14.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
23 60 (14.12%) CSS

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 58 (13.65%) WebLogic
2 55 (12.94%) IIS
3 52 (12.24%) WebSphere
4 43 (10.12%) OpenStack
5 38 (8.94%) Apache
6 34 (8.00%) Tomcat
7 33 (7.76%) Umbraco
8 30 (7.06%) CloudStack
8 30 (7.06%) JBoss
9 29 (6.82%) CMS
10 24 (5.65%) SharePoint
11 16 (3.76%) Commerce Server
12 13 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (2.35%) Apache Solr
13 10 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (2.12%) EPiServer
15 8 (1.88%) IBM Notes
16 7 (1.65%) Confluence
17 4 (0.94%) Apache Spark
17 4 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (2.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
1 4 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 45 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.35%) Office 365
4 17 (4.00%) GitHub
5 10 (2.35%) SaaS
6 4 (0.94%) Datadog
7 3 (0.71%) IaaS
7 3 (0.71%) PaaS
8 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.24%) Akamai
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.24%) Fastly
9 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.24%) Heroku
9 1 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 106 (24.94%) Firewall
2 39 (9.18%) Network Security
3 32 (7.53%) TCP/IP
4 31 (7.29%) SSL
5 30 (7.06%) HTTP
6 28 (6.59%) LAN
7 26 (6.12%) DNS
7 26 (6.12%) Internet
8 25 (5.88%) WAN
9 19 (4.47%) SSH
10 15 (3.53%) SMTP
10 15 (3.53%) VLAN
11 14 (3.29%) BGP
11 14 (3.29%) BIG-IP
11 14 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (3.29%) DMVPN
11 14 (3.29%) NX-OS
11 14 (3.29%) OSPF
11 14 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (3.06%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.29%) MySQL
3 25 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 23 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (4.24%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.82%) MariaDB
7 12 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.18%) ZAP BI
10 4 (0.94%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.47%) Flink
12 2 (0.47%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.24%) Big Data
13 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 72 (16.94%) Git (software)
2 70 (16.47%) Jenkins
3 39 (9.18%) Visual Studio
4 36 (8.47%) JIRA
5 33 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (7.06%) JMeter
7 29 (6.82%) Cucumber
8 27 (6.35%) Subversion
9 25 (5.88%) TeamCity
10 23 (5.41%) Selenium
11 18 (4.24%) Gatling
12 17 (4.00%) Burp Suite
12 17 (4.00%) Maven
13 16 (3.76%) SpecFlow
14 13 (3.06%) NuGet
14 13 (3.06%) SoapUI
15 12 (2.82%) Metasploit
16 10 (2.35%) Fiddler
17 9 (2.12%) Appium
18 8 (1.88%) Spock
General
1 93 (21.88%) Finance
2 53 (12.47%) Retail
3 28 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.88%) Banking
5 19 (4.47%) Marketing
6 15 (3.53%) Legal
7 8 (1.88%) French Language
7 8 (1.88%) German Language
7 8 (1.88%) Portuguese Language
7 8 (1.88%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.18%) Games
8 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.94%) Electronics
10 3 (0.71%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (24.94%) Developer
2 72 (16.94%) Analyst
3 59 (13.88%) Security Analyst
4 44 (10.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 35 (8.24%) Architect
6 34 (8.00%) Security Engineer
7 33 (7.76%) .NET Developer
8 31 (7.29%) Tester
9 29 (6.82%) C# Developer
9 29 (6.82%) Senior Developer
10 27 (6.35%) Java Developer
11 26 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
12 25 (5.88%) Principal Security Analyst
13 21 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 21 (4.94%) Security Architect
14 20 (4.71%) Security Manager
15 19 (4.47%) Cisco Engineer
15 19 (4.47%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 19 (4.47%) Penetration Tester
15 19 (4.47%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (23.06%) .NET
2 79 (18.59%) HTML
3 60 (14.12%) CSS
4 53 (12.47%) ASP.NET
5 51 (12.00%) HTML5
6 50 (11.76%) Web Services
7 48 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 47 (11.06%) .NET Framework
9 46 (10.82%) REST
10 45 (10.59%) jQuery
11 34 (8.00%) CSS3
11 34 (8.00%) Entity Framework
11 34 (8.00%) JSON
12 32 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (6.82%) AngularJS
14 28 (6.59%) WCF
15 24 (5.65%) .NET Core
16 22 (5.18%) RESTful
17 20 (4.71%) ASP.NET Core
18 19 (4.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.00%) User Experience
2 33 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.88%) PKI
5 23 (5.41%) Clustering
6 22 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (4.71%) Security Operations Centre
8 19 (4.47%) W3C
9 14 (3.29%) Fintech
10 13 (3.06%) Data Centre
11 11 (2.59%) iPad
12 10 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (1.88%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.65%) BYOD
14 7 (1.65%) Cyberthreat
15 6 (1.41%) PMI
16 5 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
16 5 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 5 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 143 (33.65%) Windows
2 117 (27.53%) Linux
3 77 (18.12%) Unix
4 22 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.76%) Windows Server
6 13 (3.06%) Kali Linux
7 11 (2.59%) Android
8 8 (1.88%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.88%) Mac OS
8 8 (1.88%) Windows NT
8 8 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (1.65%) Solaris
10 4 (0.94%) AIX
10 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.47%) KNOPPIX
12 1 (0.24%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (25.65%) Scrum
3 96 (22.59%) Continuous Integration
3 96 (22.59%) Information Security
4 82 (19.29%) Penetration Testing
5 79 (18.59%) TDD
6 72 (16.94%) DevOps
6 72 (16.94%) MVC
7 62 (14.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 58 (13.65%) Security Testing
9 54 (12.71%) ITIL
10 53 (12.47%) Configuration Management
11 52 (12.24%) SIEM
11 52 (12.24%) Unit Testing
12 50 (11.76%) E-Commerce
13 48 (11.29%) Cybersecurity
14 47 (11.06%) OO
15 42 (9.88%) Vulnerability Management
16 41 (9.65%) BDD
17 38 (8.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 153 (36.00%) SQL
2 106 (24.94%) Java
3 96 (22.59%) JavaScript
4 93 (21.88%) C#
5 83 (19.53%) Python
6 73 (17.18%) Ruby
7 53 (12.47%) Bash Shell
8 31 (7.29%) Shell Script
9 26 (6.12%) PowerShell
10 16 (3.76%) C++
10 16 (3.76%) Perl
10 16 (3.76%) VB
11 15 (3.53%) C
12 14 (3.29%) PHP
13 8 (1.88%) Apple Swift
13 8 (1.88%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.65%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.18%) Groovy
15 5 (1.18%) VBA
16 4 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 74 (17.41%) CISSP
2 58 (13.65%) CISM
3 50 (11.76%) Degree
3 50 (11.76%) GIAC
4 47 (11.06%) CEH
4 47 (11.06%) CISA
5 26 (6.12%) SANS
6 23 (5.41%) CompTIA Security+
6 23 (5.41%) Security+ Certification
7 22 (5.18%) OSCP
8 20 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (4.71%) Security Cleared
9 19 (4.47%) GSEC
10 18 (4.24%) ISACA
11 13 (3.06%) CCNA
11 13 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (2.82%) CREST Certified
13 11 (2.59%) ISEB
13 11 (2.59%) MCSE
14 9 (2.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (20.94%) PCI DSS
2 75 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (3.53%) COBIT
5 14 (3.29%) ISO27002
6 11 (2.59%) QA
7 7 (1.65%) Web Application Security Consortium
8 3 (0.71%) GDPR
8 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.71%) SLA
9 2 (0.47%) FISMA
10 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.24%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.24%) RMADS
10 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (10.59%) vSphere
2 30 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 30 (7.06%) Xen
2 30 (7.06%) XenServer
3 20 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.53%) Docker
5 10 (2.35%) OpenSSH
6 8 (1.88%) Samba
7 5 (1.18%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.24%) KVM
8 1 (0.24%) Varnish
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (10.82%) Opscode Chef
1 46 (10.82%) Puppet
2 33 (7.76%) Ansible
3 30 (7.06%) Tivoli
4 29 (6.82%) Cobbler
5 25 (5.88%) Nessus
6 24 (5.65%) Nmap
7 21 (4.94%) Terraform
8 18 (4.24%) Nagios
8 18 (4.24%) Salt
9 15 (3.53%) vMotion
10 11 (2.59%) Graphite
10 11 (2.59%) Kibana
10 11 (2.59%) logstash
11 10 (2.35%) OpenVAS
12 5 (1.18%) Core Impact
12 5 (1.18%) HP Fortify
12 5 (1.18%) Packer
13 4 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 87 (20.47%) Microsoft
2 66 (15.53%) Oracle
3 38 (8.94%) VMware
4 36 (8.47%) Cisco
5 29 (6.82%) EnterpriseDB
6 28 (6.59%) Red Hat
7 24 (5.65%) Splunk
8 21 (4.94%) IBM
8 21 (4.94%) Sun
9 19 (4.47%) SAP
10 18 (4.24%) F5
11 15 (3.53%) CheckPoint
12 13 (3.06%) Blue Coat
12 13 (3.06%) Qualys
13 12 (2.82%) AppDynamics
14 10 (2.35%) Coverity
15 9 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (1.88%) Dell KACE
16 8 (1.88%) Lotus
16 8 (1.88%) Novell
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