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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank - - 74
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 £42,500 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.55%
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
256 290 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.03% 45.31% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 223 264 313
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
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