The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 77 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 99 86 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.47% 2.87% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 3.21% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 62
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2568 2680 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.07% 89.45% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1676 2167
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Open Source
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Scotland

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Scotland

Open Source
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -10 60 £45,000 +26.76% 11
Edinburgh +21 44 £45,000 +19.20% 2
West Lothian 0 1 £65,000 +73.33%
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 146 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (51.82%) Java
3 84 (38.18%) HTML
4 81 (36.82%) JavaScript
5 71 (32.27%) Degree
6 68 (30.91%) Spring
6 68 (30.91%) Finance
7 65 (29.55%) Web Services
8 64 (29.09%) SOA
9 60 (27.27%) Hibernate
10 59 (26.82%) CSS
11 55 (25.00%) Maven
12 48 (21.82%) TOGAF
13 47 (21.36%) Linux
14 45 (20.45%) TDD
14 45 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 45 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (19.09%) .NET
16 41 (18.64%) Scrum
17 40 (18.18%) Software Engineering
17 40 (18.18%) Jenkins
18 35 (15.91%) Unit Testing
19 34 (15.45%) UML
19 34 (15.45%) Unix
19 34 (15.45%) RESTful
20 33 (15.00%) jQuery
21 32 (14.55%) PHP
21 32 (14.55%) BDD
21 32 (14.55%) Presales
22 31 (14.09%) JBoss

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (14.09%) JBoss
2 28 (12.73%) Alfresco
3 18 (8.18%) Drupal
3 18 (8.18%) Joomla!
4 13 (5.91%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.45%) Apache
6 9 (4.09%) Node.js
7 7 (3.18%) CMS
8 4 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.36%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.36%) GemFire
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.91%) Mule
10 2 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.91%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.45%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.45%) SAS
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (8.18%) osCommerce
2 7 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.64%) PaaS
3 15 (6.82%) IaaS
3 15 (6.82%) SaaS
4 10 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (4.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (4.09%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.09%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.45%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.82%) HTTP
2 2 (0.91%) Internet
2 2 (0.91%) MPLS
3 1 (0.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (7.73%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.91%) MarkLogic
4 11 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
5 10 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.64%) Big Data
8 7 (3.18%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.73%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.27%) MySQL
10 5 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.82%) QlikView
12 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.36%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.36%) Hazelcast
12 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.36%) Pentaho
12 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 55 (25.00%) Maven
2 40 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 26 (11.82%) Artifactory
3 26 (11.82%) Selenium
4 11 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.09%) Subversion
6 3 (1.36%) Ant
6 3 (1.36%) Grunt
6 3 (1.36%) gulp
6 3 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.91%) JUnit
7 2 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.45%) Gradle
8 1 (0.45%) Mockito
8 1 (0.45%) TestNG
8 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
General
1 68 (30.91%) Finance
2 27 (12.27%) Banking
3 11 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 10 (4.55%) Marketing
5 6 (2.73%) Games
6 5 (2.27%) Legal
7 4 (1.82%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.91%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.91%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.91%) French Language
9 2 (0.91%) German Language
9 2 (0.91%) Law
9 2 (0.91%) Local Government
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Retail
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (45.45%) Developer
2 63 (28.64%) Architect
3 51 (23.18%) Java Developer
4 48 (21.82%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (10.00%) Open Source Developer
5 22 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 19 (8.64%) Technical Architect
6 19 (8.64%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 14 (6.36%) Software Engineer
8 13 (5.91%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.45%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.09%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (4.09%) Development Engineer
10 9 (4.09%) Monitoring Engineer
10 9 (4.09%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.18%) Applications Architect
11 7 (3.18%) Senior Architect
11 7 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (2.73%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (38.18%) HTML
2 68 (30.91%) Spring
3 65 (29.55%) Web Services
4 60 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 59 (26.82%) CSS
6 42 (19.09%) .NET
7 34 (15.45%) RESTful
8 33 (15.00%) jQuery
9 29 (13.18%) J2EE
9 29 (13.18%) JSON
10 27 (12.27%) HTML5
11 26 (11.82%) Gherkin
11 26 (11.82%) Spring Security
11 26 (11.82%) XHTML
12 25 (11.36%) Ajax
13 21 (9.55%) Middleware
14 16 (7.27%) Java EE
14 16 (7.27%) JMS
15 15 (6.82%) AngularJS
16 13 (5.91%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (11.82%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.18%) Wiki
3 14 (6.36%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 9 (4.09%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.18%) Derivative
6 7 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.82%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.82%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.82%) User Experience
8 3 (1.36%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.36%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.91%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.91%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.91%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.45%) Remote Sensing
10 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.36%) Linux
2 34 (15.45%) Unix
3 19 (8.64%) Ubuntu
4 17 (7.73%) Windows
5 6 (2.73%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (29.09%) SOA
3 48 (21.82%) TOGAF
4 45 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (20.45%) TDD
4 45 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (18.64%) Scrum
6 40 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 35 (15.91%) Unit Testing
8 34 (15.45%) UML
9 32 (14.55%) BDD
9 32 (14.55%) Presales
10 30 (13.64%) Zachman Framework
11 27 (12.27%) CRM
11 27 (12.27%) Web Development
12 26 (11.82%) Document Management
13 25 (11.36%) OO
13 25 (11.36%) Open Source Development
14 24 (10.91%) SDLC
15 23 (10.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 114 (51.82%) Java
2 81 (36.82%) JavaScript
3 32 (14.55%) PHP
4 29 (13.18%) Python
5 23 (10.45%) SQL
6 21 (9.55%) C#
7 17 (7.73%) Shell Script
8 16 (7.27%) Perl
9 14 (6.36%) Ruby
10 13 (5.91%) XQuery
11 8 (3.64%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.73%) C
13 5 (2.27%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.82%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.82%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.36%) C++
16 2 (0.91%) ANSI SQL
16 2 (0.91%) Korn
16 2 (0.91%) R
16 2 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 71 (32.27%) Degree
2 29 (13.18%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.36%) COBIT
2 10 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 18 (8.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.09%) Kubernetes
1 9 (4.09%) Mesos
2 7 (3.18%) Ansible
3 6 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.27%) Puppet
5 3 (1.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (0.91%) Graphite
6 2 (0.91%) Nagios
6 2 (0.91%) Opsview
7 1 (0.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 30 (13.64%) Oracle
2 26 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.55%) Google
4 19 (8.64%) Facebook
5 15 (6.82%) IBM
6 14 (6.36%) Sybase
7 12 (5.45%) Cognizant
8 11 (5.00%) Cognos
9 8 (3.64%) SAP
10 7 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.82%) HP
12 2 (0.91%) Cisco
12 2 (0.91%) F5
12 2 (0.91%) Talend
12 2 (0.91%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.91%) Twitter
12 2 (0.91%) Zend
13 1 (0.45%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.45%) Jaspersoft
13 1 (0.45%) Tableau
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