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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 58 31 69
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +38
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 35 87 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.17% 7.23% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.71% 15.79% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 58 10
Average salary £40,000 £50,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.79% +124.44%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +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
402 551 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.41% 45.80% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 278 323 170
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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 26 January 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 39 (62.90%) Java
2 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 27 (43.55%) Spring
5 25 (40.32%) PHP
6 23 (37.10%) Hibernate
7 22 (35.48%) Python
8 21 (33.87%) HTML
8 21 (33.87%) NoSQL
9 19 (30.65%) jQuery
9 19 (30.65%) Ruby
10 18 (29.03%) TDD
10 18 (29.03%) JBoss
11 17 (27.42%) CSS
11 17 (27.42%) Maven
12 15 (24.19%) Data Integration
12 15 (24.19%) MongoDB
12 15 (24.19%) Big Data
13 14 (22.58%) AngularJS
13 14 (22.58%) Relational Database
13 14 (22.58%) Finance
13 14 (22.58%) Linux
13 14 (22.58%) OO
14 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
15 11 (17.74%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (17.74%) MapReduce
15 11 (17.74%) Pentaho
15 11 (17.74%) Hadoop
16 10 (16.13%) Talend Open Studio
16 10 (16.13%) Jenkins

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 18 (29.03%) JBoss
2 10 (16.13%) Apache
3 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.52%) Drupal
4 7 (11.29%) Node.js
5 5 (8.06%) CMS
6 4 (6.45%) SugarCRM
6 4 (6.45%) Alfresco
6 4 (6.45%) Mule
7 3 (4.84%) Liferay
8 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
3 1 (1.61%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.61%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DHCP
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) NoSQL
2 15 (24.19%) Big Data
2 15 (24.19%) MongoDB
3 14 (22.58%) Relational Database
4 11 (17.74%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (17.74%) Pentaho
4 11 (17.74%) Hadoop
5 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
6 7 (11.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (6.45%) MySQL
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
7 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.45%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.61%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.61%) DB2
8 1 (1.61%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Maven
2 10 (16.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.68%) Selenium
4 5 (8.06%) Subversion
5 4 (6.45%) JUnit
5 4 (6.45%) Jasmine
5 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) Gradle
6 2 (3.23%) Trac
6 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.61%) TestNG
7 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.61%) MagicDraw
7 1 (1.61%) Mockito
7 1 (1.61%) Hudson
7 1 (1.61%) QUnit
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.84%) Games
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Java Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Java Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Java Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Software Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.23%) Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (43.55%) Spring
2 23 (37.10%) Hibernate
3 21 (33.87%) HTML
4 19 (30.65%) jQuery
5 17 (27.42%) CSS
6 14 (22.58%) AngularJS
7 7 (11.29%) Web Services
7 7 (11.29%) XML
7 7 (11.29%) .NET
7 7 (11.29%) Middleware
8 6 (9.68%) PostGIS
8 6 (9.68%) RESTful
9 4 (6.45%) HTML5
9 4 (6.45%) CSS3
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
10 3 (4.84%) J2EE
10 3 (4.84%) Struts
10 3 (4.84%) NHibernate
10 3 (4.84%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Data Integration
2 8 (12.90%) User Experience
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.23%) Clustering
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.23%) Physics
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.61%) Tandem
6 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.61%) DTV
6 1 (1.61%) Blog
6 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.45%) UNIX
4 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) TDD
3 14 (22.58%) OO
4 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 11 (17.74%) MapReduce
6 9 (14.52%) BDD
7 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.90%) MVC
8 6 (9.68%) OOD
8 6 (9.68%) DevOps
9 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (6.45%) Web Development
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.45%) OOP
10 4 (6.45%) Coaching
11 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) Java
2 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 25 (40.32%) PHP
4 22 (35.48%) Python
5 19 (30.65%) Ruby
6 6 (9.68%) SQL
6 6 (9.68%) C#
7 5 (8.06%) C++
7 5 (8.06%) Perl
8 3 (4.84%) Jython
9 2 (3.23%) Scala
9 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.23%) Clojure
10 1 (1.61%) R
10 1 (1.61%) C
10 1 (1.61%) XQuery
10 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) KVM
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) RHEV
2 1 (1.61%) LXC
2 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Puppet
2 7 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.61%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Talend
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) EMC
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Sybase
6 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) Cognos
6 1 (1.61%) Twitter
6 1 (1.61%) Alterian
6 1 (1.61%) Yahoo!
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