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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 46 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 55 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.71% 4.60% 3.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.47% 12.20% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 45 10
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
441 500 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.76% 37.74% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 300 314 265
Average salary £43,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 69 (70.41%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (69.39%) JavaScript
3 64 (65.31%) TDD
4 56 (57.14%) HTML
5 48 (48.98%) AngularJS
5 48 (48.98%) User Experience
6 46 (46.94%) Relational Database
6 46 (46.94%) MVC
7 45 (45.92%) .NET
8 44 (44.90%) SQL Server
9 42 (42.86%) Java
10 41 (41.84%) C#
10 41 (41.84%) ASP.NET
10 41 (41.84%) Spring.NET
10 41 (41.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (41.84%) Castle Windsor
11 35 (35.71%) UX Design
11 35 (35.71%) NHibernate
12 30 (30.61%) Hibernate
12 30 (30.61%) PHP
12 30 (30.61%) Microsoft
13 27 (27.55%) Finance
14 25 (25.51%) Spring
15 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
16 23 (23.47%) Python
17 21 (21.43%) Ruby
18 20 (20.41%) MongoDB
19 19 (19.39%) Maven
20 18 (18.37%) Middleware
21 17 (17.35%) Degree

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (9.18%) JBoss
2 7 (7.14%) Node.js
2 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.12%) Drupal
3 6 (6.12%) SugarCRM
3 6 (6.12%) Alfresco
3 6 (6.12%) Mule
4 5 (5.10%) Apache
5 3 (3.06%) CMS
5 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) Office 365
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.06%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.94%) Relational Database
2 44 (44.90%) SQL Server
3 20 (20.41%) MongoDB
4 15 (15.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 13 (13.27%) Pentaho
6 13 (13.27%) Big Data
6 13 (13.27%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (11.22%) Hadoop
8 6 (6.12%) Apache Hive
9 4 (4.08%) MySQL
9 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) Maven
2 13 (13.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.24%) Mockito
4 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
4 11 (11.22%) Gradle
4 11 (11.22%) TestNG
4 11 (11.22%) JUnit
5 8 (8.16%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.04%) Selenium
6 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.02%) JIRA
7 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.02%) French Language
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (70.41%) Developer
2 28 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Java Developer
4 15 (15.31%) Architect
5 8 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Software Architect
7 6 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (4.08%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.06%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.04%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.04%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.04%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.04%) DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.02%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (57.14%) HTML
2 48 (48.98%) AngularJS
3 45 (45.92%) .NET
4 41 (41.84%) ASP.NET
4 41 (41.84%) Spring.NET
4 41 (41.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (41.84%) Castle Windsor
5 35 (35.71%) NHibernate
6 30 (30.61%) Hibernate
7 25 (25.51%) Spring
8 18 (18.37%) Middleware
9 12 (12.24%) CSS
10 9 (9.18%) jQuery
11 5 (5.10%) PostGIS
11 5 (5.10%) Web Services
12 2 (2.04%) Apache Flex
12 2 (2.04%) HTML5
12 2 (2.04%) CSS3
13 1 (1.02%) PhoneGap
13 1 (1.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (48.98%) User Experience
2 16 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 15 (15.31%) Data Integration
4 14 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 12 (12.24%) Physics
6 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.02%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
2 4 (4.08%) CentOS
2 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.06%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (70.41%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (65.31%) TDD
3 46 (46.94%) MVC
4 35 (35.71%) UX Design
5 16 (16.33%) Mentoring
6 14 (14.29%) Scrum
6 14 (14.29%) Software Architecture
7 11 (11.22%) MapReduce
8 9 (9.18%) OO
9 8 (8.16%) TOGAF
9 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.16%) ArchiMate
10 7 (7.14%) DevOps
10 7 (7.14%) CRM
10 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.14%) Web Development
11 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.12%) OOD
11 6 (6.12%) BDD
12 4 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 68 (69.39%) JavaScript
2 42 (42.86%) Java
3 41 (41.84%) C#
4 30 (30.61%) PHP
5 23 (23.47%) Python
6 21 (21.43%) Ruby
7 7 (7.14%) Perl
8 2 (2.04%) SQL
8 2 (2.04%) C++
8 2 (2.04%) Clojure
9 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Docker
2 3 (3.06%) LXC
3 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) Puppet
2 7 (7.14%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.06%) Capistrano
3 3 (3.06%) Ansible
4 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.02%) SCCM
4 1 (1.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) Talend
3 11 (11.22%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) Google
5 2 (2.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.02%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 18 days ago