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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 90 57 109
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +52
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 54 132 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 4.02% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 4.43% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 88 49
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
2280 2979 3069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.05% 90.80% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1872 1971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 September 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 -20 25 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Edinburgh -24 25 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 91 (65.00%) Java
1 91 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (37.14%) Linux
3 45 (32.14%) Finance
3 45 (32.14%) Spring
4 43 (30.71%) Hibernate
5 42 (30.00%) HTML
6 41 (29.29%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 38 (27.14%) TDD
9 34 (24.29%) Python
10 33 (23.57%) JBoss
11 32 (22.86%) Jenkins
12 31 (22.14%) Web Services
12 31 (22.14%) CSS
13 30 (21.43%) Scrum
14 28 (20.00%) Oracle
15 27 (19.29%) Open Source Development
16 26 (18.57%) SQL
16 26 (18.57%) SOA
16 26 (18.57%) Maven
17 25 (17.86%) Degree
18 24 (17.14%) RESTful
19 23 (16.43%) AngularJS
19 23 (16.43%) BDD
19 23 (16.43%) jQuery
20 21 (15.00%) Unix
20 21 (15.00%) SDLC
21 20 (14.29%) IaaS
21 20 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

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 33 (23.57%) JBoss
2 17 (12.14%) Alfresco
3 10 (7.14%) Apache
4 9 (6.43%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.71%) CMS
6 4 (2.86%) nginx
7 3 (2.14%) Mule
7 3 (2.14%) SugarCRM
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (1.43%) MS Project
2 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.29%) IaaS
2 16 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (10.71%) PaaS
4 11 (7.86%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (7.86%) Amazon S3
5 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (6.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (4.29%) SaaS
8 1 (0.71%) GitHub
8 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) DHCP
1 3 (2.14%) DNS
1 3 (2.14%) HTTP
1 3 (2.14%) LDAP
1 3 (2.14%) SAN
1 3 (2.14%) Skype
1 3 (2.14%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.57%) Hadoop
2 16 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 14 (10.00%) Big Data
3 14 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.43%) MySQL
5 9 (6.43%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.43%) Pentaho
6 7 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.00%) Neo4j
6 7 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.86%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.86%) MarkLogic
7 4 (2.86%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.14%) Informix
9 2 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 26 (18.57%) Maven
3 15 (10.71%) Selenium
4 14 (10.00%) Artifactory
5 11 (7.86%) Grunt
5 11 (7.86%) gulp
6 9 (6.43%) Git (software)
6 9 (6.43%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (4.29%) JIRA
8 4 (2.86%) Ant
9 3 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.43%) Subversion
10 2 (1.43%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.71%) Bower
11 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.71%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.71%) Xcode
General
1 45 (32.14%) Finance
2 11 (7.86%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.14%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.14%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.71%) French Language
5 1 (0.71%) Games
5 1 (0.71%) German Language
5 1 (0.71%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (47.14%) Developer
2 44 (31.43%) Java Developer
3 24 (17.14%) Open Source Developer
4 19 (13.57%) Architect
5 14 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (7.86%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (6.43%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Development Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Monitoring Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
10 7 (5.00%) Operations Manager
10 7 (5.00%) Technical Architect
10 7 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) Java Engineer
12 5 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.14%) Spring
2 43 (30.71%) Hibernate
3 42 (30.00%) HTML
4 31 (22.14%) CSS
4 31 (22.14%) Web Services
5 24 (17.14%) RESTful
6 23 (16.43%) AngularJS
6 23 (16.43%) jQuery
7 18 (12.86%) JSON
8 17 (12.14%) J2EE
8 17 (12.14%) Middleware
9 15 (10.71%) .NET
9 15 (10.71%) JMS
10 14 (10.00%) Drools
10 14 (10.00%) Gherkin
10 14 (10.00%) jBPM
10 14 (10.00%) Spring Security
10 14 (10.00%) XHTML
11 11 (7.86%) Node.js
12 9 (6.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (6.43%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.86%) Derivative
4 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.86%) User Experience
5 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.14%) iPad
5 3 (2.14%) iPhone
6 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.71%) CESG
7 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.14%) Linux
2 21 (15.00%) Unix
3 15 (10.71%) Windows
4 9 (6.43%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.29%) CentOS
5 6 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.57%) Android
7 3 (2.14%) Solaris
7 3 (2.14%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (29.29%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (27.14%) TDD
4 30 (21.43%) Scrum
5 27 (19.29%) Open Source Development
6 26 (18.57%) SOA
7 23 (16.43%) BDD
8 21 (15.00%) SDLC
9 20 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 20 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (12.86%) Analytics
11 15 (10.71%) DevOps
11 15 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 14 (10.00%) Document Management
13 13 (9.29%) Front End Development
13 13 (9.29%) TOGAF
13 13 (9.29%) UML
14 12 (8.57%) OO
15 10 (7.14%) CRM
15 10 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 91 (65.00%) Java
2 40 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 34 (24.29%) Python
4 26 (18.57%) SQL
5 19 (13.57%) Perl
6 14 (10.00%) PHP
7 12 (8.57%) Ruby
8 8 (5.71%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.29%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.29%) C#
9 6 (4.29%) Jython
10 5 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.86%) XQuery
12 3 (2.14%) C++
13 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.71%) C
13 1 (0.71%) Groovy
13 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.71%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 25 (17.86%) Degree
2 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.71%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) QA
2 5 (3.57%) COBIT
3 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (10.71%) Docker
2 12 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (7.14%) Ansible
2 9 (6.43%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.43%) Mesos
2 9 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.29%) Puppet
4 3 (2.14%) SCCM
5 1 (0.71%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (20.00%) Oracle
2 13 (9.29%) Sybase
3 12 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.57%) VMware
4 9 (6.43%) Talend
5 8 (5.71%) IBM
6 6 (4.29%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.57%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.86%) Cognos
8 4 (2.86%) Sun
9 3 (2.14%) Citrix
9 3 (2.14%) Zend
10 2 (1.43%) Twitter
11 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.71%) Alterian
11 1 (0.71%) Google
11 1 (0.71%) HP
11 1 (0.71%) Informatica
11 1 (0.71%) Perforce
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