The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank - - 108
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.10%
OSGi
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
687 657 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.18% 30.47% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 597 609 454
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSGi across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OSGi
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSGi across the Birmingham region.

OSGi Salary Trend in Birmingham

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OSGi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSGi.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OSGi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSGi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss