Period
to 13 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England > North East
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 89 104
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 +20
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 1 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.17% 0.10% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.11% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
10th Percentile " " £34,831
25th Percentile £55,000 £32,500 £37,040
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £35,000 £42,750
Median % change year-on-year +71.43% -18.13% +42.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £37,500 £55,313
90th Percentile " " £57,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,074 918 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.25% 92.54% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 784 674 881
10th Percentile £28,500 £24,750 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,813 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £50,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,175 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in the North East

OWASP
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OWASP in the North East.

Salary trend for OWASP in the North East

OWASP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the North East region over the 6 months to 13 June 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -12 2 £60,000 +71.43% 1
OWASP
England

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) GCP
1 2 (100.00%) Packer
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 2 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) NIST
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) GCP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) NIST
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Packer
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform