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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 69 43 67
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 67 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.10% 4.29% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 4.75% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 62 22
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,670 £34,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Scotland

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
1129 1412 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.27% 90.45% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 749 917 859
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 August 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.89%) HTML
3 33 (46.48%) Java
3 33 (46.48%) JavaScript
4 32 (45.07%) Scrum
5 31 (43.66%) SOA
6 28 (39.44%) CSS
7 27 (38.03%) Hibernate
7 27 (38.03%) Spring
7 27 (38.03%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (36.62%) jQuery
9 24 (33.80%) BDD
10 23 (32.39%) JSON
10 23 (32.39%) Jenkins
10 23 (32.39%) Maven
11 22 (30.99%) JBoss
11 22 (30.99%) Unit Testing
12 21 (29.58%) Web Services
13 20 (28.17%) Selenium
13 20 (28.17%) RESTful
14 19 (26.76%) Spring Security
14 19 (26.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (26.76%) Alfresco
14 19 (26.76%) Artifactory
14 19 (26.76%) Gherkin
14 19 (26.76%) XHTML
14 19 (26.76%) Document Management
14 19 (26.76%) Open Source Development
15 17 (23.94%) Linux
16 14 (19.72%) Middleware

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 22 (30.99%) JBoss
2 19 (26.76%) Alfresco
3 8 (11.27%) CMS
4 4 (5.63%) Apache
4 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.23%) nginx
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Project
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) SaaS
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.63%) IaaS
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) DHCP
1 3 (4.23%) DNS
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
1 3 (4.23%) LDAP
1 3 (4.23%) SAN
1 3 (4.23%) Skype
1 3 (4.23%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.45%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.23%) Big Data
4 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.23%) Informix
4 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.82%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.82%) Redis
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.41%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (32.39%) Jenkins
1 23 (32.39%) Maven
2 20 (28.17%) Selenium
3 19 (26.76%) Artifactory
4 4 (5.63%) Grunt
4 4 (5.63%) gulp
5 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.82%) Subversion
7 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.41%) Bower
7 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.82%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.82%) French Language
4 2 (2.82%) German Language
4 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Java Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Open Source Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Architect
5 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 7 (9.86%) Operations Manager
8 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Java Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Architect
10 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Senior Server Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Server Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.89%) HTML
2 28 (39.44%) CSS
3 27 (38.03%) Hibernate
3 27 (38.03%) Spring
4 26 (36.62%) jQuery
5 23 (32.39%) JSON
6 21 (29.58%) Web Services
7 20 (28.17%) RESTful
8 19 (26.76%) Gherkin
8 19 (26.76%) Spring Security
8 19 (26.76%) XHTML
9 14 (19.72%) Middleware
10 12 (16.90%) .NET
11 9 (12.68%) Drools
11 9 (12.68%) jBPM
12 7 (9.86%) Node.js
13 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
13 6 (8.45%) HTML5
14 5 (7.04%) Java EE
14 5 (7.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.23%) iPad
2 3 (4.23%) iPhone
2 3 (4.23%) User Experience
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.04%) Windows
4 4 (5.63%) Android
5 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Solaris
5 3 (4.23%) Unix
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) CentOS
6 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) Scrum
3 31 (43.66%) SOA
4 27 (38.03%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (33.80%) BDD
6 22 (30.99%) Unit Testing
7 19 (26.76%) Document Management
7 19 (26.76%) Open Source Development
7 19 (26.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
9 11 (15.49%) TOGAF
9 11 (15.49%) Zachman Framework
10 10 (14.08%) Business Development
11 9 (12.68%) OO
12 8 (11.27%) Automated Testing
12 8 (11.27%) CRM
12 8 (11.27%) DevOps
12 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Management
12 8 (11.27%) Kanban
12 8 (11.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (46.48%) Java
1 33 (46.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.08%) SQL
3 7 (9.86%) C#
3 7 (9.86%) PHP
4 5 (7.04%) Python
5 2 (2.82%) C++
5 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.41%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.41%) Groovy
6 1 (1.41%) Jython
6 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.41%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 4 (5.63%) COBIT
3 1 (1.41%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Ansible
1 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.86%) VMware
4 4 (5.63%) Cognizant
4 4 (5.63%) IBM
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix
5 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.23%) Sun
6 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.41%) Alterian
6 1 (1.41%) Informatica
6 1 (1.41%) Talend
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