The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 58 59 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 54 34 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.97% 3.13% 8.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.50% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 68
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1232 971 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.52% 89.41% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 755 632 644
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 9 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 90 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (66.67%) Java
3 73 (59.35%) JavaScript
4 67 (54.47%) HTML
5 60 (48.78%) Spring
6 58 (47.15%) Maven
7 57 (46.34%) Hibernate
8 49 (39.84%) Web Services
9 48 (39.02%) TDD
10 47 (38.21%) Degree
11 45 (36.59%) Jenkins
12 44 (35.77%) User Acceptance Testing
12 44 (35.77%) CSS
13 43 (34.96%) Scrum
14 35 (28.46%) RESTful
15 34 (27.64%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (25.20%) Unit Testing
16 31 (25.20%) SOA
17 30 (24.39%) JBoss
17 30 (24.39%) JSON
18 29 (23.58%) Computer Science
18 29 (23.58%) Alfresco
19 28 (22.76%) Selenium
20 27 (21.95%) jQuery
20 27 (21.95%) Python
20 27 (21.95%) Relational Database
21 26 (21.14%) XHTML
21 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
21 26 (21.14%) Spring Security
21 26 (21.14%) Document Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 30 (24.39%) JBoss
2 29 (23.58%) Alfresco
3 10 (8.13%) Drupal
3 10 (8.13%) Joomla!
4 8 (6.50%) Apache
5 6 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.25%) GemFire
6 4 (3.25%) Mule
6 4 (3.25%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.63%) Apache Qpid
7 2 (1.63%) Node.js
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.63%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.81%) Confluence
8 1 (0.81%) IBM Connections
8 1 (0.81%) Liferay
8 1 (0.81%) MTS
8 1 (0.81%) Quickr
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.13%) osCommerce
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.25%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.25%) PaaS
3 4 (3.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) Firewall
2 3 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.95%) Relational Database
2 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.07%) Big Data
4 5 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.07%) MarkLogic
4 5 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.07%) Sybase ASE
5 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.25%) Hazelcast
5 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.25%) QlikView
5 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.44%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.63%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 58 (47.15%) Maven
2 45 (36.59%) Jenkins
3 28 (22.76%) Selenium
4 26 (21.14%) Artifactory
5 18 (14.63%) Subversion
6 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.69%) Gradle
8 5 (4.07%) JUnit
8 5 (4.07%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.25%) ClearCase
9 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.25%) JBehave
10 3 (2.44%) Mockito
10 3 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (2.44%) TestNG
11 2 (1.63%) Hudson
11 2 (1.63%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.63%) JIRA
11 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Banking
3 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (65.04%) Developer
2 56 (45.53%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.14%) Open Source Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Architect
5 13 (10.57%) Senior Technologist
5 13 (10.57%) Technologist
6 11 (8.94%) Core Java Developer
7 10 (8.13%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
8 9 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.88%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Technical Architect
12 5 (4.07%) Technical Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.25%) Associate Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (54.47%) HTML
2 60 (48.78%) Spring
3 57 (46.34%) Hibernate
4 49 (39.84%) Web Services
5 44 (35.77%) CSS
6 35 (28.46%) RESTful
7 30 (24.39%) JSON
8 27 (21.95%) jQuery
9 26 (21.14%) Gherkin
9 26 (21.14%) Spring Security
9 26 (21.14%) XHTML
10 18 (14.63%) .NET
10 18 (14.63%) J2EE
11 17 (13.82%) AngularJS
12 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET
12 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (11.38%) Castle Windsor
12 14 (11.38%) NHibernate
12 14 (11.38%) Spring.NET
13 10 (8.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.58%) Computer Science
2 21 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (13.01%) User Experience
4 14 (11.38%) Mathematics
5 13 (10.57%) Physics
6 11 (8.94%) Wiki
7 6 (4.88%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.25%) Data Integration
8 4 (3.25%) Derivative
8 4 (3.25%) Linked Data
8 4 (3.25%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.63%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.26%) Unix
2 16 (13.01%) Linux
3 13 (10.57%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.07%) Windows
5 3 (2.44%) Android
5 3 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.44%) CentOS
5 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (39.02%) TDD
3 44 (35.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 43 (34.96%) Scrum
5 34 (27.64%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (25.20%) SOA
6 31 (25.20%) Unit Testing
7 26 (21.14%) BDD
7 26 (21.14%) Document Management
8 21 (17.07%) MVC
9 20 (16.26%) Mentoring
10 18 (14.63%) Presales
10 18 (14.63%) System Integration Testing
11 14 (11.38%) Software Architecture
11 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
11 14 (11.38%) Strategic Planning
11 14 (11.38%) UX Design
12 13 (10.57%) SOLID
13 10 (8.13%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (8.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 82 (66.67%) Java
2 73 (59.35%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.95%) Python
4 20 (16.26%) Shell Script
5 18 (14.63%) Ruby
6 17 (13.82%) C#
6 17 (13.82%) PHP
6 17 (13.82%) SQL
7 7 (5.69%) SPARQL
8 6 (4.88%) Perl
9 5 (4.07%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.07%) XQuery
10 4 (3.25%) C++
11 3 (2.44%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.63%) C
12 2 (1.63%) Go
12 2 (1.63%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.63%) R
13 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (38.21%) Degree
2 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Docker
1 3 (2.44%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) Puppet
2 5 (4.07%) Ansible
3 4 (3.25%) Capistrano
3 4 (3.25%) Packer
4 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.81%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.81%) Graphite
5 1 (0.81%) Icinga
5 1 (0.81%) Munin
5 1 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) Google
2 10 (8.13%) Facebook
2 10 (8.13%) Oracle
3 5 (4.07%) Cognos
3 5 (4.07%) Sybase
4 4 (3.25%) Informatica
4 4 (3.25%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.25%) Terracotta
5 3 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.44%) SAP
5 3 (2.44%) Talend
6 2 (1.63%) Apple
6 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) OpenText
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
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