Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 188 215
Rank change year-on-year +40 +27 -3
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.13% 0.20% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.23% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Reading median annual salary £87,500 £90,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £86,250 £61,875 £62,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £97,500 £87,500
Berkshire median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.82% +4.76% -16.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1989 3069 3981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.07% 88.14% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 2248 3106
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -2.04%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Reading

OWASP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for OWASP in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Security Consortium

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Head of Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Security Consortium
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com