Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 234 253
Rank change year-on-year +18 +19 +72
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 16 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.42% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 24
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,567 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.22% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £37,585 £32,400 £36,250
90th Percentile £53,806 £54,250 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +30.77%

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 5,012 6,369 7,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.54% 93.29% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,136 5,360 6,108
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,370 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +16 16 £45,567 +7.22% 2
OWASP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 11 (68.75%) PCI DSS
2 8 (50.00%) Retail
3 7 (43.75%) Information Security
3 7 (43.75%) Information Security Management
3 7 (43.75%) Security Management
3 7 (43.75%) ISMS
3 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
3 7 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (43.75%) IT Audit
3 7 (43.75%) Critical Thinking
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Nessus
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
6 4 (25.00%) PMO
6 4 (25.00%) Kali Linux
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) DBS Check
6 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) CloudStack
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Slack
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Burp Suite
2 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 2 (12.50%) JMeter
2 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Risk Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Security Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Information Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Information Risk Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Security Compliance Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Scala Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) Django
1 1 (6.25%) Guice
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Kali Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Debian
4 1 (6.25%) HPUX
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Critical Thinking
1 7 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security Management
1 7 (43.75%) ISMS
1 7 (43.75%) IT Audit
1 7 (43.75%) Security Management
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 4 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) PCI DSS
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (25.00%) PMO
3 2 (12.50%) COBIT
3 2 (12.50%) GDPR
3 2 (12.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
2 2 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Nessus
2 2 (12.50%) Cobbler
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat