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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 253 244 232
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% 0.044% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.032% 0.090% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £34,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
OSGi
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3086 3340 3558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.19% 49.45% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2652 2976 3187
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OSGi
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OSGi Salary Trend in the North West

OSGi
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £34,000 - 1
OSGi
England

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing OSGi 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 OSGi.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) GWT
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JDBC
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE 5
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) EJB 3.0

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing OSGi 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 OSGi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) GWT
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE 5
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
Knutsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000
Posted: 18 days ago
Alderley Edge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago