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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 120 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.43% 0.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
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
702 879 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.01% 50.90% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 616 802 506
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) Java
1 42 (100.00%) Scrum
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (100.00%) TDD
1 42 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 42 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 34 (80.95%) Git (software)
2 34 (80.95%) Jenkins
2 34 (80.95%) Maven
3 28 (66.67%) Spring
3 28 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (66.67%) Finance
4 24 (57.14%) VMware
4 24 (57.14%) SQL
4 24 (57.14%) J2EE
4 24 (57.14%) Oracle
4 24 (57.14%) UML
4 24 (57.14%) Ant
4 24 (57.14%) JUnit
4 24 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 24 (57.14%) JSP
4 24 (57.14%) Servlets
4 24 (57.14%) XML
4 24 (57.14%) XSLT
4 24 (57.14%) JBoss
4 24 (57.14%) Client/Server
4 24 (57.14%) JMS
4 24 (57.14%) N-Tier
4 24 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 24 (57.14%) RDBMS

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 24 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 24 (57.14%) JBoss
2 24 (57.14%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 24 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 22 (52.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (80.95%) Git (software)
1 34 (80.95%) Jenkins
1 34 (80.95%) Maven
2 24 (57.14%) Ant
2 24 (57.14%) JUnit
2 24 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 24 (57.14%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 28 (66.67%) Finance
2 24 (57.14%) Banking
2 24 (57.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Team Leader
1 18 (42.86%) Java Team Leader
2 16 (38.10%) Java Software Engineer
2 16 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) Spring
2 24 (57.14%) J2EE
2 24 (57.14%) JSP
2 24 (57.14%) Servlets
2 24 (57.14%) XML
2 24 (57.14%) XSLT
2 24 (57.14%) JMS
2 24 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (57.14%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 24 (57.14%) N-Tier
2 24 (57.14%) SWIFT
2 24 (57.14%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (47.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Scrum
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (100.00%) TDD
1 42 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (57.14%) UML
2 24 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 24 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 16 (38.10%) Problem Management
4 8 (19.05%) Workflow
4 8 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (19.05%) OO
5 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) VMware
1 24 (57.14%) Oracle
1 24 (57.14%) IBM
1 24 (57.14%) Google