The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 57 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 55 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.89% 2.56% 2.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.10% 7.60% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 20
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +27.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
420 421 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.68% 33.65% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 243 273 161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,900 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 115 (91.27%) Java
2 73 (57.94%) Python
3 71 (56.35%) Spring
4 68 (53.97%) Hibernate
5 64 (50.79%) JBoss
6 63 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 53 (42.06%) PHP
8 49 (38.89%) Ruby
9 43 (34.13%) Linux
10 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (30.95%) MongoDB
11 38 (30.16%) Software Engineering
12 37 (29.37%) MVC
13 36 (28.57%) BDD
13 36 (28.57%) Jenkins
14 35 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
15 34 (26.98%) OO
16 31 (24.60%) Drupal
17 30 (23.81%) Selenium
18 29 (23.02%) Jython
18 29 (23.02%) Web Services
18 29 (23.02%) Relational Database
18 29 (23.02%) Apache Cassandra
18 29 (23.02%) Pentaho
19 27 (21.43%) Red Hat
19 27 (21.43%) Big Data
20 26 (20.63%) NoSQL
21 25 (19.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 24 (19.05%) Gherkin
22 24 (19.05%) jQuery

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 31 (24.60%) Drupal
2 23 (18.25%) Alfresco
2 23 (18.25%) SugarCRM
3 18 (14.29%) Apache
4 13 (10.32%) Tomcat
5 10 (7.94%) Node.js
6 4 (3.17%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.38%) Mule
8 2 (1.59%) nginx
8 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.59%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.59%) Facebook Platform
8 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) GitHub
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.95%) MongoDB
2 35 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (23.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 29 (23.02%) Pentaho
3 29 (23.02%) Relational Database
4 27 (21.43%) Big Data
5 26 (20.63%) NoSQL
6 22 (17.46%) MySQL
7 15 (11.90%) RDBMS
7 15 (11.90%) Oracle Database
8 11 (8.73%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.38%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.59%) Redis
12 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 30 (23.81%) Selenium
3 22 (17.46%) Maven
4 21 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 18 (14.29%) Subversion
6 13 (10.32%) Git (software)
7 11 (8.73%) Jasmine
8 10 (7.94%) Cucumber
9 8 (6.35%) Trac
10 7 (5.56%) Artifactory
11 5 (3.97%) RSpec
11 5 (3.97%) JUnit
11 5 (3.97%) JIRA
12 2 (1.59%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.59%) Mockito
12 2 (1.59%) Behat
13 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (7.94%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Games
3 6 (4.76%) Banking
4 3 (2.38%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.59%) Legal
5 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.59%) Advertising
5 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Electronics
5 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (82.54%) Developer
2 56 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 28 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 22 (17.46%) Software Engineer
5 20 (15.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (10.32%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Team Leader
7 12 (9.52%) Technical Team Leader
7 12 (9.52%) Java Team Leader
8 7 (5.56%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Programmer
8 7 (5.56%) Junior
9 5 (3.97%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Ruby Developer
10 3 (2.38%) Junior Java Developer
10 3 (2.38%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (1.59%) Graduate
11 2 (1.59%) Architect
11 2 (1.59%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (56.35%) Spring
2 68 (53.97%) Hibernate
3 29 (23.02%) Web Services
4 24 (19.05%) jQuery
4 24 (19.05%) Gherkin
5 20 (15.87%) RESTful
5 20 (15.87%) JSON
6 18 (14.29%) JSF
6 18 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 15 (11.90%) HTML
7 15 (11.90%) CSS
7 15 (11.90%) Ajax
8 12 (9.52%) XML
9 11 (8.73%) Middleware
9 11 (8.73%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (7.14%) MapReduce
10 9 (7.14%) J2EE
11 7 (5.56%) Backbone.js
11 7 (5.56%) Ember.js
12 6 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Data Integration
2 14 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (9.52%) GIS
4 10 (7.94%) N-Tier
5 9 (7.14%) Clustering
6 7 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.59%) Tandem
7 2 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.59%) Physics
7 2 (1.59%) DTV
7 2 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (34.13%) Linux
2 25 (19.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 12 (9.52%) UNIX
5 5 (3.97%) AIX
5 5 (3.97%) Solaris
5 5 (3.97%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.59%) Android
6 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (30.16%) Software Engineering
3 37 (29.37%) MVC
4 36 (28.57%) BDD
5 34 (26.98%) OO
6 20 (15.87%) OOP
7 18 (14.29%) Scrum
8 17 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (12.70%) Unit Testing
9 16 (12.70%) SOA
10 15 (11.90%) Document Management
11 12 (9.52%) TDD
11 12 (9.52%) Multithreading
12 9 (7.14%) Data Modelling
13 8 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (3.97%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.97%) Kanban
14 5 (3.97%) Pair Programming
14 5 (3.97%) Automated Testing
14 5 (3.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 115 (91.27%) Java
2 73 (57.94%) Python
3 63 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 53 (42.06%) PHP
5 49 (38.89%) Ruby
6 29 (23.02%) Jython
7 11 (8.73%) Scala
8 7 (5.56%) Groovy
9 6 (4.76%) SQL
9 6 (4.76%) C#
10 5 (3.97%) Perl
10 5 (3.97%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.17%) C++
12 2 (1.59%) AWK
13 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.56%) Degree
2 7 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Capistrano
2 6 (4.76%) Puppet
3 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (50.79%) JBoss
2 27 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 21 (16.67%) Talend
4 16 (12.70%) Oracle
5 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.17%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (3.17%) ESRI
7 2 (1.59%) Google
7 2 (1.59%) Zend
7 2 (1.59%) Facebook
7 2 (1.59%) Twitter
7 2 (1.59%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) IBM
8 1 (0.79%) Green Hat
Glasgow Area
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago