Period
to 17 January 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 255 294
Rank change year-on-year +37 +39 -12
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 31 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.47% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 13
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,000 £36,250 £32,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 6,053 6,647 7,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.16% 90.76% 90.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,143 5,703 6,474
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,300 £27,063
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 2018.

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 2018. 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 +33 30 £42,500 - 4
Halifax - 1 £45,000 -
OWASP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 22 (70.97%) Python
1 22 (70.97%) Ruby
1 22 (70.97%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (61.29%) Test Automation
2 19 (61.29%) BDD
2 19 (61.29%) SOLID
2 19 (61.29%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) Front End Development
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Information Security
5 8 (25.81%) CISM
5 8 (25.81%) CISSP
5 8 (25.81%) Linux
5 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (16.13%) Firewall
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
7 4 (12.90%) Google
7 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
7 4 (12.90%) CEH
7 4 (12.90%) CISMP
7 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (12.90%) JBoss
1 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
1 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.23%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) LAN
2 4 (12.90%) NAS
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) WAN
2 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Information Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
2 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) DAO
3 1 (3.23%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
3 1 (3.23%) RAML
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) AIX
2 4 (12.90%) HPUX
2 4 (12.90%) Solaris
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Debian
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (61.29%) BDD
2 19 (61.29%) SOLID
2 19 (61.29%) Test Automation
3 18 (58.06%) Front End Development
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) CRAMM
6 4 (12.90%) DevOps
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.90%) SIEM
6 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) MVVM
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Python
1 22 (70.97%) Ruby
2 19 (61.29%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) NATURAL
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CISM
1 8 (25.81%) CISSP
2 4 (12.90%) CCIE
2 4 (12.90%) CCNA
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
2 4 (12.90%) CEH
2 4 (12.90%) CISA
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) CISMP
2 4 (12.90%) SANS
2 4 (12.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Cobbler
1 4 (12.90%) FortiGate
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
1 4 (12.90%) ZABBIX
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) Google
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Palo Alto
2 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Xamarin