The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 45 36 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 59 86 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.10% 6.34% 3.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.44% 15.50% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27 57 10
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £33,400 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
439 555 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.94% 40.90% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 292 346 163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,488
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Open Source
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Glasgow

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 64 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (62.22%) JavaScript
3 48 (53.33%) TDD
4 47 (52.22%) Java
5 42 (46.67%) HTML
6 39 (43.33%) User Experience
7 34 (37.78%) AngularJS
7 34 (37.78%) Relational Database
7 34 (37.78%) MVC
8 33 (36.67%) Spring
9 30 (33.33%) .NET
9 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 29 (32.22%) C#
10 29 (32.22%) PHP
10 29 (32.22%) Python
10 29 (32.22%) Hibernate
11 28 (31.11%) Finance
12 27 (30.00%) ASP.NET
13 26 (28.89%) NHibernate
13 26 (28.89%) Castle Windsor
13 26 (28.89%) Spring.NET
13 26 (28.89%) UX Design
13 26 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (26.67%) Ruby
15 21 (23.33%) MongoDB
16 20 (22.22%) Maven
17 19 (21.11%) Data Integration
18 17 (18.89%) JBoss
18 17 (18.89%) Scrum
18 17 (18.89%) NoSQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Open Source 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 Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (18.89%) JBoss
2 9 (10.00%) Apache
3 8 (8.89%) Drupal
4 7 (7.78%) Node.js
5 6 (6.67%) SugarCRM
5 6 (6.67%) Alfresco
5 6 (6.67%) Mule
5 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.44%) CMS
7 3 (3.33%) Liferay
8 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.33%) OpenShift
1 3 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.78%) Relational Database
2 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 21 (23.33%) MongoDB
4 17 (18.89%) NoSQL
5 15 (16.67%) Big Data
5 15 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (16.67%) Pentaho
6 14 (15.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (14.44%) Hadoop
8 6 (6.67%) Apache Hive
9 5 (5.56%) MySQL
9 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Maven
2 15 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 14 (15.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
5 10 (11.11%) Mockito
5 10 (11.11%) JUnit
5 10 (11.11%) Gradle
6 9 (10.00%) TestNG
7 7 (7.78%) Eclipse
8 5 (5.56%) Selenium
9 3 (3.33%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.22%) Subversion
11 1 (1.11%) JIRA
11 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.11%) QUnit
11 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (31.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 51 (56.67%) Developer
2 18 (20.00%) Architect
3 17 (18.89%) Senior Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.22%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Software Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Consultant
9 3 (3.33%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Java Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Java Architect
9 3 (3.33%) Java Consultant
10 2 (2.22%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.22%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (46.67%) HTML
2 34 (37.78%) AngularJS
3 33 (36.67%) Spring
4 30 (33.33%) .NET
5 29 (32.22%) Hibernate
6 27 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 26 (28.89%) NHibernate
7 26 (28.89%) Spring.NET
7 26 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (28.89%) Castle Windsor
8 16 (17.78%) Middleware
9 15 (16.67%) CSS
10 14 (15.56%) jQuery
11 7 (7.78%) RESTful
12 6 (6.67%) PostGIS
12 6 (6.67%) Web Services
13 4 (4.44%) XML
13 4 (4.44%) Struts
14 3 (3.33%) Grails
15 2 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (43.33%) User Experience
2 19 (21.11%) Data Integration
3 12 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 12 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 11 (12.22%) Physics
5 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.11%) GIS
8 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.11%) Tandem
8 1 (1.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Linux
2 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.44%) CentOS
4 2 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (53.33%) TDD
3 34 (37.78%) MVC
4 26 (28.89%) UX Design
5 17 (18.89%) Scrum
6 13 (14.44%) MapReduce
7 12 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 11 (12.22%) Software Architecture
8 11 (12.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.11%) OO
9 10 (11.11%) DevOps
10 8 (8.89%) ArchiMate
10 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.89%) TOGAF
11 7 (7.78%) BDD
12 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.56%) Web Development
13 5 (5.56%) OOD
14 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.22%) JavaScript
2 47 (52.22%) Java
3 29 (32.22%) C#
3 29 (32.22%) PHP
3 29 (32.22%) Python
4 24 (26.67%) Ruby
5 7 (7.78%) Perl
6 5 (5.56%) C++
7 3 (3.33%) SQL
8 2 (2.22%) Jython
8 2 (2.22%) Clojure
9 1 (1.11%) R
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Docker
2 3 (3.33%) LXC
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) Puppet
2 6 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.33%) Ansible
3 3 (3.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.56%) Oracle
2 14 (15.56%) Talend
3 3 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.11%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) Alterian
5 1 (1.11%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe
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