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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 84 58 85
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 74 116 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.59% 3.64% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 4.03% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 88 61
Median salary £55,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
2581 2879 3170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.43% 90.36% 86.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1830 2145
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -19 42 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Edinburgh -25 24 £45,000 - 4
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 127 (62.25%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (54.90%) Java
3 68 (33.33%) Finance
4 64 (31.37%) HTML
5 63 (30.88%) JavaScript
6 60 (29.41%) SOA
7 59 (28.92%) Web Services
8 58 (28.43%) Spring
9 57 (27.94%) Degree
10 53 (25.98%) Hibernate
11 52 (25.49%) Linux
12 49 (24.02%) CSS
13 47 (23.04%) Maven
13 47 (23.04%) TDD
14 45 (22.06%) TOGAF
15 41 (20.10%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (18.63%) User Acceptance Testing
16 38 (18.63%) Scrum
17 36 (17.65%) Oracle
18 35 (17.16%) .NET
18 35 (17.16%) Jenkins
19 33 (16.18%) Open Source Development
19 33 (16.18%) JBoss
20 32 (15.69%) Unix
20 32 (15.69%) Software Engineering
20 32 (15.69%) RESTful
21 31 (15.20%) Zachman Framework
21 31 (15.20%) UML
22 30 (14.71%) Python
22 30 (14.71%) Unit 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 (16.18%) JBoss
2 22 (10.78%) Alfresco
3 11 (5.39%) Drupal
3 11 (5.39%) Joomla!
4 6 (2.94%) Apache
4 6 (2.94%) CMS
4 6 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.47%) nginx
7 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.49%) SAS
8 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.39%) osCommerce
2 5 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (7.84%) PaaS
3 15 (7.35%) IaaS
4 10 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (4.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.41%) Amazon S3
5 9 (4.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.47%) DHCP
1 3 (1.47%) DNS
1 3 (1.47%) HTTP
1 3 (1.47%) LDAP
1 3 (1.47%) SAN
1 3 (1.47%) Skype
1 3 (1.47%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 13 (6.37%) Big Data
3 13 (6.37%) MarkLogic
3 13 (6.37%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.39%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (5.39%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.39%) Sybase ASE
5 7 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.94%) Neo4j
6 6 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.94%) Pentaho
7 4 (1.96%) MySQL
7 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.47%) Informix
9 2 (0.98%) Redis
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 47 (23.04%) Maven
2 35 (17.16%) Jenkins
3 23 (11.27%) Selenium
4 22 (10.78%) Artifactory
5 10 (4.90%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.90%) Grunt
5 10 (4.90%) gulp
6 5 (2.45%) JIRA
6 5 (2.45%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (1.96%) Ant
7 4 (1.96%) Subversion
8 2 (0.98%) JUnit
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.49%) Gradle
9 1 (0.49%) Mockito
9 1 (0.49%) TestNG
9 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (33.33%) Finance
2 19 (9.31%) Banking
3 10 (4.90%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.45%) Games
5 3 (1.47%) Marketing
6 2 (0.98%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.98%) French Language
6 2 (0.98%) German Language
6 2 (0.98%) Legal
6 2 (0.98%) Local Government
6 2 (0.98%) Retail
6 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Front Office
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (44.61%) Developer
2 58 (28.43%) Architect
3 51 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 44 (21.57%) Solutions Architect
5 32 (15.69%) Open Source Developer
6 15 (7.35%) Technical Architect
6 15 (7.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 12 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (4.90%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) Development Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) Monitoring Engineer
10 7 (3.43%) Senior Architect
11 6 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (2.45%) Applications Architect
12 5 (2.45%) HTML Developer
12 5 (2.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (31.37%) HTML
2 59 (28.92%) Web Services
3 58 (28.43%) Spring
4 53 (25.98%) Hibernate
5 49 (24.02%) CSS
6 35 (17.16%) .NET
7 32 (15.69%) RESTful
8 29 (14.22%) jQuery
9 25 (12.25%) JSON
10 24 (11.76%) J2EE
11 23 (11.27%) AngularJS
12 22 (10.78%) Gherkin
12 22 (10.78%) JMS
12 22 (10.78%) Spring Security
12 22 (10.78%) XHTML
13 19 (9.31%) Middleware
14 18 (8.82%) Ajax
15 17 (8.33%) HTML5
15 17 (8.33%) Java EE
16 14 (6.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.39%) Wiki
5 10 (4.90%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.96%) Derivative
7 4 (1.96%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.96%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.47%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) User Experience
9 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.49%) CESG
10 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.49%) Linux
2 32 (15.69%) Unix
3 19 (9.31%) Ubuntu
3 19 (9.31%) Windows
4 5 (2.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.45%) CentOS
5 4 (1.96%) Android
5 4 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.47%) Solaris
6 3 (1.47%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (62.25%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.41%) SOA
3 47 (23.04%) TDD
4 45 (22.06%) TOGAF
5 41 (20.10%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (18.63%) Scrum
6 38 (18.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 33 (16.18%) Open Source Development
8 32 (15.69%) Software Engineering
9 31 (15.20%) UML
9 31 (15.20%) Zachman Framework
10 30 (14.71%) BDD
10 30 (14.71%) Unit Testing
11 25 (12.25%) CRM
11 25 (12.25%) Presales
12 22 (10.78%) Document Management
13 21 (10.29%) Analytics
14 20 (9.80%) SDLC
14 20 (9.80%) Strategic Planning
15 19 (9.31%) OO
Programming Languages
1 112 (54.90%) Java
2 63 (30.88%) JavaScript
3 30 (14.71%) Python
4 22 (10.78%) PHP
4 22 (10.78%) SQL
5 16 (7.84%) C#
5 16 (7.84%) Shell Script
6 13 (6.37%) XQuery
7 11 (5.39%) Perl
7 11 (5.39%) Ruby
8 6 (2.94%) C
8 6 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.45%) Jython
9 5 (2.45%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.47%) C++
10 3 (1.47%) SPARQL
11 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) R
12 1 (0.49%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (27.94%) Degree
2 27 (13.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.86%) COBIT
2 11 (5.39%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (7.35%) Docker
2 3 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (4.41%) Kubernetes
1 9 (4.41%) Mesos
2 6 (2.94%) Ansible
3 5 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (1.47%) SCCM
5 2 (0.98%) Puppet
6 1 (0.49%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (17.65%) Oracle
2 21 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.80%) Sybase
4 16 (7.84%) IBM
5 13 (6.37%) Google
6 12 (5.88%) Cognizant
6 12 (5.88%) Facebook
7 11 (5.39%) Cognos
8 6 (2.94%) SAP
9 5 (2.45%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.45%) Talend
10 4 (1.96%) HP
10 4 (1.96%) Sun
11 3 (1.47%) Citrix
11 3 (1.47%) Twitter
11 3 (1.47%) Zend
12 2 (0.98%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.98%) VMware
13 1 (0.49%) Informatica
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