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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 47 55 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 57 59 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.53% 4.49% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 5.19% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 13
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1122 1137 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.12% 86.60% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 710 720 665
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,426 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 79 (65.83%) Agile Software Development
1 79 (65.83%) JavaScript
2 74 (61.67%) TDD
3 67 (55.83%) HTML
4 59 (49.17%) Java
5 56 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 55 (45.83%) Relational Database
7 53 (44.17%) AngularJS
8 52 (43.33%) MVC
9 50 (41.67%) .NET
10 47 (39.17%) C#
10 47 (39.17%) User Experience
11 46 (38.33%) Castle Windsor
11 46 (38.33%) Spring.NET
11 46 (38.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (38.33%) ASP.NET
12 43 (35.83%) Hibernate
13 37 (30.83%) Microsoft
14 36 (30.00%) Finance
15 35 (29.17%) NHibernate
15 35 (29.17%) UX Design
16 33 (27.50%) Spring
17 29 (24.17%) Python
18 27 (22.50%) PHP
19 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
19 26 (21.67%) Ruby
20 22 (18.33%) Maven
21 19 (15.83%) Jenkins
22 18 (15.00%) Scrum
22 18 (15.00%) Middleware

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.50%) JBoss
3 7 (5.83%) Alfresco
4 6 (5.00%) Node.js
5 5 (4.17%) Apache
6 4 (3.33%) SugarCRM
6 4 (3.33%) Mule
7 2 (1.67%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.67%) SAS
7 2 (1.67%) CMS
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.83%) Drupal
8 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.17%) Office 365
2 9 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.50%) SaaS
4 3 (2.50%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) UPnP
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 55 (45.83%) Relational Database
3 17 (14.17%) MongoDB
3 17 (14.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (10.83%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (10.00%) Big Data
5 12 (10.00%) Pentaho
6 10 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 8 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 8 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.00%) Apache Hive
9 5 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (3.33%) MarkLogic
10 4 (3.33%) KDB
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.50%) MySQL
12 2 (1.67%) DB2
12 2 (1.67%) Sqoop
12 2 (1.67%) Triplestore
12 2 (1.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (18.33%) Maven
2 19 (15.83%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 14 (11.67%) Mockito
5 13 (10.83%) TestNG
5 13 (10.83%) Gradle
5 13 (10.83%) JUnit
6 12 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 11 (9.17%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.17%) Selenium
9 4 (3.33%) Subversion
10 3 (2.50%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.67%) JIRA
11 2 (1.67%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.83%) MagicDraw
12 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.83%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 36 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Banking
3 4 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.33%) Front Office
4 3 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.83%) French Language
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (68.33%) Developer
2 28 (23.33%) Senior Developer
3 22 (18.33%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.00%) Architect
5 11 (9.17%) .NET Developer
5 11 (9.17%) C# Developer
5 11 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.50%) Open Source Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Software Architect
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (3.33%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.50%) Java Applications Developer
11 3 (2.50%) AWS Developer
12 2 (1.67%) DevOps Engineer
12 2 (1.67%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (55.83%) HTML
2 53 (44.17%) AngularJS
3 50 (41.67%) .NET
4 46 (38.33%) ASP.NET
4 46 (38.33%) Spring.NET
4 46 (38.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (38.33%) Castle Windsor
5 43 (35.83%) Hibernate
6 35 (29.17%) NHibernate
7 33 (27.50%) Spring
8 18 (15.00%) Middleware
9 14 (11.67%) CSS
10 13 (10.83%) Web Services
11 9 (7.50%) jQuery
12 6 (5.00%) HTML5
12 6 (5.00%) RESTful
12 6 (5.00%) Apache Flex
13 4 (3.33%) JMS
13 4 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (3.33%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (39.17%) User Experience
2 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (11.67%) Mathematics
5 12 (10.00%) Physics
5 12 (10.00%) Data Integration
6 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.33%) Equities
7 4 (3.33%) Derivative
7 4 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) W3C
9 1 (0.83%) GIS
9 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.17%) Linux
2 5 (4.17%) UNIX
3 4 (3.33%) Windows
4 3 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.50%) CentOS
4 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (65.83%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (61.67%) TDD
3 52 (43.33%) MVC
4 35 (29.17%) UX Design
5 18 (15.00%) Scrum
6 16 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 14 (11.67%) Software Architecture
8 13 (10.83%) CRM
9 11 (9.17%) Web Development
10 10 (8.33%) MapReduce
11 9 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.50%) OO
12 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (6.67%) TOGAF
12 8 (6.67%) BDD
12 8 (6.67%) ArchiMate
13 7 (5.83%) DevOps
13 7 (5.83%) Strategic Planning
14 6 (5.00%) Software Engineering
14 6 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 79 (65.83%) JavaScript
2 59 (49.17%) Java
3 47 (39.17%) C#
4 29 (24.17%) Python
5 27 (22.50%) PHP
6 26 (21.67%) Ruby
7 11 (9.17%) SQL
8 10 (8.33%) Perl
9 8 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.33%) XQuery
11 3 (2.50%) Clojure
11 3 (2.50%) C++
12 2 (1.67%) R
13 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) WAI
2 1 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Docker
2 3 (2.50%) LXC
2 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Puppet
1 7 (5.83%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.50%) SCCM
2 3 (2.50%) SCOM
2 3 (2.50%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.50%) Ansible
3 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (30.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.67%) Oracle
3 12 (10.00%) Talend
4 6 (5.00%) Cognos
5 5 (4.17%) Sybase
6 4 (3.33%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.50%) VMware
7 3 (2.50%) Google
8 2 (1.67%) Netezza
8 2 (1.67%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.67%) Vertica
8 2 (1.67%) Teradata
8 2 (1.67%) Informatica
8 2 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.83%) SAP
9 1 (0.83%) Adobe
9 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
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