Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 221 258
Rank change year-on-year +22 +37 +39
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 28 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.58% 0.47% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.50% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 15
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.35% - -
10th Percentile £38,000 £26,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £53,750 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,133 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.67% - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,398 6,165 6,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.68% 92.85% 92.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,671 5,246 5,820
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +1.25%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in West Yorkshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for OWASP in West Yorkshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for OWASP in West Yorkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Leeds +22 28 £52,000 +22.35% 4
OWASP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 19 (67.86%) PCI DSS
2 13 (46.43%) Information Security
2 13 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (35.71%) IT Audit
3 10 (35.71%) Critical Thinking
3 10 (35.71%) Information Security Management
3 10 (35.71%) Security Management
3 10 (35.71%) Retail
3 10 (35.71%) Nessus
3 10 (35.71%) ISMS
3 10 (35.71%) Data Protection
4 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.00%) Firewall
6 7 (25.00%) Microservices
7 6 (21.43%) DBS Check
7 6 (21.43%) Kali Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Security Operations
7 6 (21.43%) PMO
7 6 (21.43%) Remediation Plan
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) NHS
7 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 6 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 5 (17.86%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Slack
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Burp Suite
2 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 4 (14.29%) JMeter
2 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (35.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Risk Manager
1 10 (35.71%) Security Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Risk Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Testing Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) JSON
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (10.71%) OAuth
2 3 (10.71%) OAuth2
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) Django
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) WinForms
4 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) NHS
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Kali Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
1 13 (46.43%) Information Security
2 10 (35.71%) Critical Thinking
2 10 (35.71%) Data Protection
2 10 (35.71%) Information Security Management
2 10 (35.71%) ISMS
2 10 (35.71%) IT Audit
2 10 (35.71%) Security Management
3 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.00%) Microservices
6 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (21.43%) Remediation Plan
6 6 (21.43%) Security Operations
6 6 (21.43%) SIEM
7 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) Ruby
3 4 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) DBS Check
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) CISSP
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) GPEN
2 3 (10.71%) GWAPT
2 3 (10.71%) GXPN
2 3 (10.71%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (67.86%) PCI DSS
2 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (21.43%) PMO
3 4 (14.29%) WCAG
4 2 (7.14%) COBIT
4 2 (7.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Xen
2 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Nessus
2 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Google