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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 108 104 79
Rank change year-on-year -4 -25 +48
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 8 4 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.53% 0.30% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
10th Percentile £37,513 £37,750 -
25th Percentile £38,775 £40,000 £56,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,325 £42,500 £59,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.76% -28.57% +25.26%
75th Percentile £47,945 £45,000 £62,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,250 -
Scotland median annual salary £40,150 £42,500 £58,005
% change year-on-year -5.53% -26.73% +0.72%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,425 1,233 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.06% 92.71% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 796 830 523
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,450 £32,100
25th Percentile £38,775 £37,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.42% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £49,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.55% +4.74% +5.56%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Glasgow

OWASP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OWASP in Glasgow.

Salary trend for OWASP in Glasgow

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing OWASP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for OWASP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) NIST
2 3 (37.50%) CI/CD
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Architectural Design
3 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (25.00%) Application Security
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub Actions
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) GitLab
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (12.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Lambda Expressions
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth2
1 1 (12.50%) OpenID
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) CI/CD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Application Security
3 2 (25.00%) Architectural Design
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Agile
4 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) ES6
1 1 (12.50%) Groovy
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CASP
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (12.50%) CRISC
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) NIST
2 1 (12.50%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) NCSC
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat