The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 36 36 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 +52
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 60 60 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.54% 4.77% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 5.22% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 11
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
998 1149 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.07% 91.41% 88.21%
Number of salaries quoted 666 778 720
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Open Source
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 66 (68.04%) Java
2 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (38.14%) SOA
4 36 (37.11%) Linux
5 30 (30.93%) Spring
6 28 (28.87%) Scrum
7 27 (27.84%) Python
7 27 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (25.77%) Java EE
9 24 (24.74%) Hadoop
9 24 (24.74%) SDLC
10 21 (21.65%) JBoss
10 21 (21.65%) HTML
11 20 (20.62%) Web Services
11 20 (20.62%) Open Source Development
12 19 (19.59%) JavaScript
12 19 (19.59%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (19.59%) TDD
12 19 (19.59%) Big Data
13 18 (18.56%) MongoDB
13 18 (18.56%) Neo4j
13 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
13 18 (18.56%) MySQL
13 18 (18.56%) Microservices
14 17 (17.53%) Hibernate
15 16 (16.49%) Infrastructure Management
15 16 (16.49%) Security Cleared
16 15 (15.46%) jQuery
16 15 (15.46%) Apache Camel
17 14 (14.43%) ActiveMQ

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 21 (21.65%) JBoss
2 10 (10.31%) Apache
3 8 (8.25%) Alfresco
3 8 (8.25%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.25%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.25%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (6.19%) IIS
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (4.12%) ArcGIS
7 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.03%) CMS
8 1 (1.03%) Confluence
8 1 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.06%) G Suite
3 2 (2.06%) IaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.03%) GitHub
4 1 (1.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) NAS
2 7 (7.22%) SAN
3 5 (5.15%) Firewall
3 5 (5.15%) iSCSI
3 5 (5.15%) WAN
4 2 (2.06%) DHCP
4 2 (2.06%) DNS
5 1 (1.03%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) Hadoop
2 19 (19.59%) Big Data
2 19 (19.59%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (18.56%) MongoDB
3 18 (18.56%) MySQL
3 18 (18.56%) Neo4j
4 13 (13.40%) Pentaho
5 11 (11.34%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.19%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.12%) GIS
7 4 (4.12%) QGIS
8 2 (2.06%) Redis
9 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.03%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (10.31%) Maven
3 8 (8.25%) Artifactory
3 8 (8.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.25%) Selenium
4 6 (6.19%) Subversion
5 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.03%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.03%) ERwin
6 1 (1.03%) HttpUnit
6 1 (1.03%) JIRA
6 1 (1.03%) JMeter
6 1 (1.03%) JUnit
6 1 (1.03%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (11.34%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Games
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (44.33%) Developer
2 33 (34.02%) Java Developer
3 22 (22.68%) Architect
4 15 (15.46%) Software Engineer
5 14 (14.43%) Open Source Developer
6 13 (13.40%) Technical Architect
7 9 (9.28%) Lead Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Lead Java Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (8.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 7 (7.22%) Data Architect
9 7 (7.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Java Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Architect
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Data Architect
10 6 (6.19%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.93%) Spring
2 25 (25.77%) Java EE
3 21 (21.65%) HTML
4 20 (20.62%) Web Services
5 17 (17.53%) Hibernate
6 15 (15.46%) Apache Camel
6 15 (15.46%) jQuery
7 14 (14.43%) ActiveMQ
7 14 (14.43%) Drools
7 14 (14.43%) jBPM
8 13 (13.40%) CSS
8 13 (13.40%) Elastic Stack
8 13 (13.40%) XML
9 12 (12.37%) Middleware
10 10 (10.31%) RESTful
11 8 (8.25%) AngularJS
11 8 (8.25%) Gherkin
11 8 (8.25%) JSON
11 8 (8.25%) Spring Security
11 8 (8.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Linux
2 10 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (10.31%) Windows
3 7 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.19%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.12%) CentOS
6 3 (3.09%) Android
6 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.09%) Unix
7 2 (2.06%) Solaris
8 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.14%) SOA
3 28 (28.87%) Scrum
4 27 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (24.74%) SDLC
6 20 (20.62%) Open Source Development
7 19 (19.59%) TDD
8 18 (18.56%) Microservices
8 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
9 16 (16.49%) Infrastructure Management
10 14 (14.43%) Analytics
10 14 (14.43%) UML
11 12 (12.37%) BDD
12 11 (11.34%) OO
13 10 (10.31%) Data Modelling
14 8 (8.25%) Data Management
14 8 (8.25%) Document Management
14 8 (8.25%) Presales
14 8 (8.25%) TOGAF
14 8 (8.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.04%) Java
2 27 (27.84%) Python
3 19 (19.59%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.37%) SQL
5 9 (9.28%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.25%) Perl
6 8 (8.25%) PHP
6 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.19%) Ruby
9 5 (5.15%) C++
10 2 (2.06%) C#
11 1 (1.03%) C
11 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.43%) Degree
3 2 (2.06%) NCDA
3 2 (2.06%) NCIE
3 2 (2.06%) VCAP
3 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) vCloud
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
1 2 (2.06%) vSphere
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Gluster
2 1 (1.03%) KVM
2 1 (1.03%) Samba
2 1 (1.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (13.40%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (11.34%) Puppet
3 6 (6.19%) Ansible
4 5 (5.15%) Check_MK
4 5 (5.15%) Nagios
5 2 (2.06%) vRealize
6 1 (1.03%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Talend
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle
3 7 (7.22%) VMware
4 6 (6.19%) Google
5 5 (5.15%) Brocade
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco
5 5 (5.15%) Citrix
5 5 (5.15%) Palo Alto
5 5 (5.15%) Percona
5 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.15%) Riverbed
6 4 (4.12%) Perforce
7 2 (2.06%) NetApp
8 1 (1.03%) Alterian
8 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.03%) Dell
8 1 (1.03%) Freescale
8 1 (1.03%) IBM
8 1 (1.03%) Juniper
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
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