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

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 377 460
Rank change year-on-year +19 +83  
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 38 65 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.35% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.41% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 16
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £65,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12557 16019 18460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.81% 86.69% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10374 13429 14775
Median salary £47,500 £46,796 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.50% +3.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

OWASP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for OWASP in the South East

OWASP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OWASP in the South East

OWASP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Oxfordshire +13 15 £35,000 -28.20% 1
Berkshire +36 9 £50,000 -
Surrey +11 4 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Hampshire +13 3 £60,000 -4.00% 1
West Sussex +4 3 - -
East Sussex +10 2 £50,000 -13.79%
Kent +8 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
OWASP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South East region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 40 (45.45%) HTML
2 37 (42.05%) JavaScript
3 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (38.64%) Web Development
5 32 (36.36%) SQL
6 31 (35.23%) Windows
6 31 (35.23%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (32.95%) Java
8 28 (31.82%) Web Services
8 28 (31.82%) Scrum
9 27 (30.68%) Information Security
9 27 (30.68%) Security Testing
9 27 (30.68%) User Experience
10 26 (29.55%) TDD
10 26 (29.55%) Python
10 26 (29.55%) Linux
11 25 (28.41%) CEH
12 23 (26.14%) Ruby
12 23 (26.14%) .NET
13 22 (25.00%) CISSP
13 22 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 21 (23.86%) Penetration Testing
14 21 (23.86%) Finance
15 20 (22.73%) VMware
15 20 (22.73%) Nessus
15 20 (22.73%) CSS
15 20 (22.73%) HTML5
15 20 (22.73%) OSCP
16 19 (21.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 19 (21.59%) Computer Science

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.77%) OpenStack
2 10 (11.36%) CMS
3 8 (9.09%) Sitefinity
4 6 (6.82%) IIS
5 4 (4.55%) Apache
5 4 (4.55%) Confluence
5 4 (4.55%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.18%) SaaS
2 15 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (7.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) Firewall
2 16 (18.18%) Network Security
3 13 (14.77%) HTTP
4 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.09%) SSL
6 5 (5.68%) DNS
6 5 (5.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (5.68%) SSH
7 4 (4.55%) LAN
7 4 (4.55%) WAN
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.14%) Internet
8 1 (1.14%) SMTP
8 1 (1.14%) VoIP
8 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 14 (15.91%) MongoDB
3 14 (15.91%) MySQL
4 13 (14.77%) MariaDB
5 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.05%) Metasploit
3 11 (12.50%) gulp
4 10 (11.36%) JIRA
5 9 (10.23%) NuGet
5 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.68%) Gatling
6 5 (5.68%) JMeter
6 5 (5.68%) Subversion
7 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.55%) JUnit
8 2 (2.27%) Grunt
8 2 (2.27%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.27%) Mocha
8 2 (2.27%) PostCSS
8 2 (2.27%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Digital Economy
3 4 (4.55%) French Language
3 4 (4.55%) German Language
3 4 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
3 4 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.27%) Automotive
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Developer
2 18 (20.45%) Consultant
2 18 (20.45%) Security Consultant
3 12 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 11 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Security Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (10.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.23%) SQL Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Tester
7 8 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (45.45%) HTML
2 28 (31.82%) Web Services
3 23 (26.14%) .NET
4 20 (22.73%) CSS
4 20 (22.73%) HTML5
5 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 15 (17.05%) AngularJS
6 15 (17.05%) XML
7 14 (15.91%) JSON
8 13 (14.77%) REST
9 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 11 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (12.50%) React
11 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (10.23%) SOAP
12 8 (9.09%) Ajax
13 7 (7.95%) jQuery
14 5 (5.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.68%) User Experience
2 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
3 16 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 13 (14.77%) Driving Licence
5 8 (9.09%) PKI
6 5 (5.68%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (3.41%) Life Science
9 2 (2.27%) W3C
10 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Windows
2 26 (29.55%) Linux
3 12 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.23%) Unix
5 4 (4.55%) Kali Linux
5 4 (4.55%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.55%) Windows NT
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Android
6 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.64%) Web Development
3 31 (35.23%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (31.82%) Scrum
5 27 (30.68%) Information Security
5 27 (30.68%) Security Testing
6 26 (29.55%) TDD
7 21 (23.86%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (21.59%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (20.45%) Ethical Hacking
9 18 (20.45%) MVC
9 18 (20.45%) Unit Testing
10 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
11 15 (17.05%) BDD
11 15 (17.05%) Social Engineering
12 14 (15.91%) OO
12 14 (15.91%) SDLC
12 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
13 13 (14.77%) Performance Testing
13 13 (14.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.05%) JavaScript
2 32 (36.36%) SQL
3 29 (32.95%) Java
4 26 (29.55%) Python
5 23 (26.14%) Ruby
6 18 (20.45%) C#
7 13 (14.77%) Bash Shell
8 12 (13.64%) Perl
9 11 (12.50%) PHP
9 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 9 (10.23%) T-SQL
11 7 (7.95%) C
11 7 (7.95%) C++
11 7 (7.95%) VB
12 4 (4.55%) Scala
13 2 (2.27%) R
13 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) CEH
2 22 (25.00%) CISSP
2 22 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (22.73%) OSCP
4 18 (20.45%) Degree
5 15 (17.05%) CHECK Team Member
5 15 (17.05%) CREST Certified
5 15 (17.05%) Cyber Scheme
5 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
6 13 (14.77%) Tigerscheme
7 10 (11.36%) CompTIA Security+
7 10 (11.36%) Security+ Certification
8 9 (10.23%) CLAS
9 8 (9.09%) CISM
10 5 (5.68%) CCNA
10 5 (5.68%) CISA
10 5 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (5.68%) GIAC
11 4 (4.55%) MCSE
11 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (14.77%) Cyber Essentials
2 13 (14.77%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 5 (5.68%) COBIT
4 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (2.27%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.95%) vSphere
3 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (22.73%) Nessus
2 7 (7.95%) Nmap
2 7 (7.95%) vCenter Server
2 7 (7.95%) vMotion
3 5 (5.68%) Defensics
3 5 (5.68%) OpenVAS
4 1 (1.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) VMware
2 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) Cisco
4 5 (5.68%) Codenomicon
4 5 (5.68%) Coverity
4 5 (5.68%) Qualys
5 4 (4.55%) Blue Coat
5 4 (4.55%) Dell KACE
5 4 (4.55%) F5
5 4 (4.55%) Google
5 4 (4.55%) Lotus
5 4 (4.55%) Novell
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle
5 4 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.55%) Splunk
6 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.14%) Juniper
7 1 (1.14%) Mercator
7 1 (1.14%) Palo Alto
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