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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 34 43 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +34
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 60 59 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.61% 4.62% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 5.04% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 26
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +2.71%

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
975 1170 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.21% 91.62% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 618 793 786
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 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 20 January 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 54 (65.85%) Java
2 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (43.90%) Linux
4 32 (39.02%) SOA
5 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (34.15%) Spring
7 24 (29.27%) Scrum
7 24 (29.27%) JBoss
8 23 (28.05%) Python
9 19 (23.17%) HTML
9 19 (23.17%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (23.17%) Hadoop
10 18 (21.95%) Infrastructure Management
10 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
11 17 (20.73%) Web Services
11 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
11 17 (20.73%) Microservices
11 17 (20.73%) Java EE
12 16 (19.51%) Apache Camel
13 15 (18.29%) Drools
13 15 (18.29%) jBPM
13 15 (18.29%) TDD
14 14 (17.07%) MongoDB
14 14 (17.07%) Neo4j
15 13 (15.85%) Big Data
15 13 (15.85%) Talend
15 13 (15.85%) Security Cleared
15 13 (15.85%) Pentaho
15 13 (15.85%) Talend Open Studio
15 13 (15.85%) 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 24 (29.27%) JBoss
2 10 (12.20%) Alfresco
3 8 (9.76%) Apache
3 8 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 8 (9.76%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.88%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.66%) IIS
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.44%) CMS
7 2 (2.44%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) IaaS
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
3 2 (2.44%) G Suite
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.22%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) PaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) NAS
1 5 (6.10%) SAN
2 3 (3.66%) Firewall
2 3 (3.66%) HTTP
2 3 (3.66%) iSCSI
2 3 (3.66%) WAN
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) Hadoop
1 19 (23.17%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (17.07%) MongoDB
2 14 (17.07%) Neo4j
3 13 (15.85%) Big Data
3 13 (15.85%) MySQL
3 13 (15.85%) Pentaho
4 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.10%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.88%) GIS
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.88%) QGIS
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (14.63%) Maven
3 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
4 10 (12.20%) Artifactory
4 10 (12.20%) Selenium
5 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.66%) Subversion
7 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.22%) Bower
8 1 (1.22%) ERwin
8 1 (1.22%) Grunt
8 1 (1.22%) gulp
8 1 (1.22%) JIRA
8 1 (1.22%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 7 (8.54%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Developer
2 22 (26.83%) Java Developer
3 21 (25.61%) Architect
4 13 (15.85%) Technical Architect
5 11 (13.41%) Open Source Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Software Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Operations Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Data Architect
9 5 (6.10%) Java Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) GIS Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) Spring
2 19 (23.17%) HTML
3 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
3 17 (20.73%) Java EE
3 17 (20.73%) Web Services
4 16 (19.51%) Apache Camel
5 15 (18.29%) Drools
5 15 (18.29%) jBPM
6 13 (15.85%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (15.85%) CSS
6 13 (15.85%) ELK Stack
7 12 (14.63%) jQuery
7 12 (14.63%) JSON
7 12 (14.63%) Middleware
8 11 (13.41%) RESTful
8 11 (13.41%) XML
9 10 (12.20%) Gherkin
9 10 (12.20%) Spring Security
9 10 (12.20%) XHTML
10 6 (7.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Algorithms
1 5 (6.10%) Data Integration
2 3 (3.66%) iPad
2 3 (3.66%) iPhone
2 3 (3.66%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Physics
4 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (43.90%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.10%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.88%) CentOS
5 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.66%) Unix
7 2 (2.44%) Android
7 2 (2.44%) Solaris
8 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.02%) SOA
3 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (29.27%) Scrum
5 18 (21.95%) Infrastructure Management
6 17 (20.73%) Microservices
7 15 (18.29%) TDD
8 13 (15.85%) Open Source Development
8 13 (15.85%) UML
9 12 (14.63%) Analytics
9 12 (14.63%) BDD
10 11 (13.41%) SDLC
10 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
11 10 (12.20%) Document Management
12 9 (10.98%) Data Modelling
13 8 (9.76%) Change Management
13 8 (9.76%) High Availability
13 8 (9.76%) OO
13 8 (9.76%) Presales
13 8 (9.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.85%) Java
2 23 (28.05%) Python
3 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.76%) SQL
5 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.32%) Perl
5 6 (7.32%) PHP
5 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.10%) C++
6 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.10%) Ruby
7 3 (3.66%) C#
8 1 (1.22%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.22%) C
8 1 (1.22%) Groovy
8 1 (1.22%) Jython
8 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.22%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.20%) Degree
3 2 (2.44%) NCDA
3 2 (2.44%) NCIE
3 2 (2.44%) OCPJWCD
3 2 (2.44%) VCAP
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) Docker
2 2 (2.44%) vCloud
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Server
2 2 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (10.98%) Puppet
2 5 (6.10%) Ansible
3 3 (3.66%) Check_MK
3 3 (3.66%) Nagios
4 2 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Talend
2 11 (13.41%) VMware
3 6 (7.32%) Google
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle
4 3 (3.66%) Brocade
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco
4 3 (3.66%) Citrix
4 3 (3.66%) Palo Alto
4 3 (3.66%) Percona
4 3 (3.66%) Perforce
4 3 (3.66%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.44%) NetApp
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.22%) Freescale
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
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