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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 46 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 64 45 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.95% 3.25% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 3.71% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 18
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,200 £55,000
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 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
1160 1212 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.78% 87.51% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 729 715 620
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 76 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (63.56%) JavaScript
3 68 (57.63%) HTML
3 68 (57.63%) TDD
4 65 (55.08%) Java
5 50 (42.37%) SQL Server
5 50 (42.37%) Hibernate
6 49 (41.53%) Relational Database
7 43 (36.44%) .NET
8 41 (34.75%) MVC
8 41 (34.75%) Spring
9 40 (33.90%) AngularJS
10 39 (33.05%) C#
11 37 (31.36%) ASP.NET
12 36 (30.51%) Spring.NET
12 36 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (30.51%) Castle Windsor
13 32 (27.12%) Finance
14 31 (26.27%) User Experience
15 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
15 29 (24.58%) Maven
16 27 (22.88%) Web Services
16 27 (22.88%) Scrum
17 25 (21.19%) NHibernate
17 25 (21.19%) UX Design
18 24 (20.34%) Degree
18 24 (20.34%) CSS
18 24 (20.34%) Jenkins
19 20 (16.95%) Python
19 20 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
1 13 (11.02%) Alfresco
2 12 (10.17%) JBoss
3 4 (3.39%) Mule
4 3 (2.54%) SAS
4 3 (2.54%) Apache
4 3 (2.54%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.69%) Node.js
5 2 (1.69%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.85%) Liferay
6 1 (0.85%) Confluence
6 1 (0.85%) Quickr
6 1 (0.85%) IBM Connections
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.85%) MTS
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) SPSS
3 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.32%) Office 365
2 7 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.54%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) HTTP
1 3 (2.54%) Firewall
2 2 (1.69%) UPnP
2 2 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 49 (41.53%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.17%) RDBMS
3 12 (10.17%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (6.78%) Sybase ASE
6 7 (5.93%) Pentaho
7 6 (5.08%) Hadoop
7 6 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (5.08%) Big Data
7 6 (5.08%) MarkLogic
8 4 (3.39%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.39%) KDB
8 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.54%) HBase
9 3 (2.54%) Mahout
9 3 (2.54%) DB2
9 3 (2.54%) Sqoop
9 3 (2.54%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 29 (24.58%) Maven
2 24 (20.34%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 13 (11.02%) Selenium
5 11 (9.32%) JUnit
5 11 (9.32%) Artifactory
6 8 (6.78%) Eclipse
6 8 (6.78%) Subversion
6 8 (6.78%) TestNG
6 8 (6.78%) Mockito
7 7 (5.93%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (4.24%) Hudson
8 5 (4.24%) Gradle
9 3 (2.54%) JIRA
9 3 (2.54%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.69%) MagicDraw
10 2 (1.69%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.85%) Clang
11 1 (0.85%) Xcode
11 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (27.12%) Finance
2 12 (10.17%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Front Office
4 3 (2.54%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 84 (71.19%) Developer
2 33 (27.97%) Java Developer
3 22 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.02%) .NET Developer
5 12 (10.17%) Open Source Developer
6 11 (9.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.32%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Architect
8 6 (5.08%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.08%) Core Java Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.39%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.54%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.54%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (57.63%) HTML
2 50 (42.37%) Hibernate
3 43 (36.44%) .NET
4 41 (34.75%) Spring
5 40 (33.90%) AngularJS
6 37 (31.36%) ASP.NET
7 36 (30.51%) Spring.NET
7 36 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (30.51%) Castle Windsor
8 27 (22.88%) Web Services
9 25 (21.19%) NHibernate
10 24 (20.34%) CSS
11 17 (14.41%) RESTful
12 15 (12.71%) jQuery
13 12 (10.17%) JSON
14 11 (9.32%) Spring Security
14 11 (9.32%) J2EE
14 11 (9.32%) XHTML
14 11 (9.32%) Gherkin
15 9 (7.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.27%) User Experience
2 18 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (11.86%) Mathematics
5 11 (9.32%) Physics
6 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.39%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.39%) Equities
7 4 (3.39%) Derivative
7 4 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.85%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.85%) Wiki
9 1 (0.85%) W3C
9 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.71%) Linux
2 12 (10.17%) UNIX
3 6 (5.08%) Windows
4 4 (3.39%) Android
4 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (57.63%) TDD
3 41 (34.75%) MVC
4 27 (22.88%) Scrum
5 25 (21.19%) UX Design
6 20 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (15.25%) SOA
8 16 (13.56%) BDD
9 15 (12.71%) Unit Testing
9 15 (12.71%) Mentoring
10 13 (11.02%) CRM
10 13 (11.02%) Software Architecture
11 12 (10.17%) Strategic Planning
11 12 (10.17%) Web Development
12 11 (9.32%) Document Management
13 10 (8.47%) OO
14 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (7.63%) System Integration Testing
15 6 (5.08%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 75 (63.56%) JavaScript
2 65 (55.08%) Java
3 39 (33.05%) C#
4 20 (16.95%) Python
5 18 (15.25%) SQL
6 17 (14.41%) PHP
7 16 (13.56%) Shell Script
7 16 (13.56%) Ruby
8 12 (10.17%) Perl
9 6 (5.08%) XQuery
10 5 (4.24%) C++
11 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.54%) Clojure
11 3 (2.54%) R
12 1 (0.85%) C
12 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.85%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (20.34%) Degree
2 11 (9.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) WAI
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.54%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) SCCM
1 3 (2.54%) SCOM
1 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.69%) Puppet
2 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.17%) Oracle
3 9 (7.63%) Cognos
4 8 (6.78%) Sybase
5 7 (5.93%) Talend
6 4 (3.39%) Informatica
7 3 (2.54%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (2.54%) Apple
7 3 (2.54%) VMware
7 3 (2.54%) Teradata
7 3 (2.54%) Google
7 3 (2.54%) Netezza
7 3 (2.54%) Greenplum
7 3 (2.54%) Vertica
8 2 (1.69%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe
9 1 (0.85%) SAP
9 1 (0.85%) IBM
9 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
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