The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSGi
Rank 119 83 115
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +32
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 16 37 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 1.93% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% 4.91% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 3
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +56.71%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £52,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +38.15%
OSGi
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
927 753 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 47.83% 39.32% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 818 638 737
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OSGi
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

OSGi Salary Trend in Bristol

OSGi
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSGi across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

OSGi Salary Histogram in Bristol

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) JUnit
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
1 21 (100.00%) JBoss
1 21 (100.00%) JMS
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
1 21 (100.00%) Scrum
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
1 21 (100.00%) Spring
1 21 (100.00%) Maven
1 21 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 21 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (95.24%) Apache ServiceMix
2 20 (95.24%) SWIFT
2 20 (95.24%) Eclipse RCP
2 20 (95.24%) Jenkins
2 20 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 20 (95.24%) Google
2 20 (95.24%) WebSphere
2 20 (95.24%) Degree
2 20 (95.24%) Banking
2 20 (95.24%) Computer Science
2 20 (95.24%) Problem Management
2 20 (95.24%) GWT
2 20 (95.24%) Unit Testing
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (95.24%) Inversion of Control

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (100.00%) JBoss
2 20 (95.24%) WebSphere
2 20 (95.24%) Apache ServiceMix
2 20 (95.24%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.76%) Mule
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (95.24%) RDBMS
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Maven
1 21 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 21 (100.00%) JUnit
2 20 (95.24%) Eclipse
2 20 (95.24%) Eclipse RCP
2 20 (95.24%) Jenkins
2 20 (95.24%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Spock
3 1 (4.76%) Geb
3 1 (4.76%) FishEye
3 1 (4.76%) Gradle
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.76%) Mockito
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 20 (95.24%) Banking
3 14 (66.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineer
1 17 (80.95%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) JMS
1 21 (100.00%) Spring
2 20 (95.24%) WebSphere MQ
2 20 (95.24%) GWT
2 20 (95.24%) JSP
2 20 (95.24%) Servlets
2 20 (95.24%) J2EE
2 20 (95.24%) XML
2 20 (95.24%) XSLT
3 1 (4.76%) EJB
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Struts
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Apache CXF
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Spring Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (95.24%) Client/Server
1 20 (95.24%) N-Tier
1 20 (95.24%) Computer Science
1 20 (95.24%) Inversion of Control
1 20 (95.24%) SWIFT
2 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Scrum
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 20 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 20 (95.24%) Problem Management
2 20 (95.24%) Unit Testing
2 20 (95.24%) UML
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Kanban
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (95.24%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Google
3 11 (52.38%) IBM
4 9 (42.86%) BEA
4 9 (42.86%) Sybase
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian