The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -11.68%
OSGi
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
269 271 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.43% 44.35% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 227 245 321
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSGi across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OSGi
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSGi across the Merseyside region.

OSGi Salary Trend in Merseyside