Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 294 346
Rank change year-on-year +19 +52 +14
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 35 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.32% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.36% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 8
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.77% -27.78%
10th Percentile £32,100 £36,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £58,250 £65,000 £38,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8925 10034 11753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.12% 89.59% 90.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7468 8446 9557
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Yorkshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for OWASP in Yorkshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OWASP in Yorkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +36 28 £42,500 - 2
South Yorkshire +20 4 £51,250 +46.43% 2
North Yorkshire +6 3 £65,000 -
OWASP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 17 (48.57%) Python
4 16 (45.71%) Java
4 16 (45.71%) BDD
5 15 (42.86%) Ruby
5 15 (42.86%) Information Security
5 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 14 (40.00%) CISM
6 14 (40.00%) CISSP
7 13 (37.14%) .NET
7 13 (37.14%) Linux
7 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
7 13 (37.14%) SOLID
8 12 (34.29%) Front End Development
8 12 (34.29%) HTML
8 12 (34.29%) CSS
9 8 (22.86%) Firewall
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (22.86%) CRAMM
9 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
9 8 (22.86%) Finance
9 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 7 (20.00%) SIEM
10 7 (20.00%) CISA
10 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (20.00%) Puppet

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (17.14%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) Boomi
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) Network Security
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
4 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) NAS
4 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Adabas
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) Power BI
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Consultant
3 8 (22.86%) Security Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Information Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Security Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) CSS
2 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) SOAP
3 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 3 (8.57%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) DAO
5 1 (2.86%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) PhoneGap
5 1 (2.86%) RAML
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) WCF
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) WinForms
5 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Unix
4 3 (8.57%) AIX
4 3 (8.57%) HPUX
4 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Debian
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (45.71%) BDD
4 15 (42.86%) Information Security
5 13 (37.14%) SOLID
5 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
6 12 (34.29%) Front End Development
7 8 (22.86%) CRAMM
7 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
8 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (20.00%) SIEM
8 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum
9 4 (11.43%) Service Management
9 4 (11.43%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Cryptography
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL
10 3 (8.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Python
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) Ruby
4 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CISM
1 14 (40.00%) CISSP
2 7 (20.00%) CISA
3 4 (11.43%) CCIE
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) CCNP
3 4 (11.43%) CEH
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.43%) CISMP
3 4 (11.43%) SANS
3 4 (11.43%) SSCP
4 3 (8.57%) GIAC
4 3 (8.57%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 4 (11.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.43%) vSphere
2 3 (8.57%) Docker
2 3 (8.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) FortiGate
2 4 (11.43%) Nagios
2 4 (11.43%) ZABBIX
3 3 (8.57%) Cobbler
3 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Palo Alto
2 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Dell
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Xamarin