The first table below looks at the demand for OSGi skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 188 209 211
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 46 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.057% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 0.13% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 46 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -9.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -5.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2691 2319 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.92% 44.27% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2321 2086 2081
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OSGi
England

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OSGi
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OSGi Salary Trend in the South West

OSGi
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSGi across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

OSGi Salary Histogram in the South West

OSGi
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Bristol +28 34 £45,000 +34.32%
Wiltshire - 11 £45,000 - 2
Somerset - 1 £41,500 -
OSGi
England

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 66 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (74.24%) Scrum
4 47 (71.21%) Apache ServiceMix
5 46 (69.70%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (69.70%) TDD
6 42 (63.64%) Spring
7 41 (62.12%) Maven
8 38 (57.58%) Jenkins
9 37 (56.06%) Finance
10 36 (54.55%) Git (software)
11 33 (50.00%) Oracle
11 33 (50.00%) XML
12 32 (48.48%) Eclipse
12 32 (48.48%) Relational Database
13 31 (46.97%) GWT
14 29 (43.94%) Software Engineering
15 27 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
15 27 (40.91%) RDBMS
16 26 (39.39%) UML
16 26 (39.39%) SQL Server
17 25 (37.88%) Computer Science
18 24 (36.36%) Unit Testing
18 24 (36.36%) SQL
18 24 (36.36%) Ant
18 24 (36.36%) Servlets
19 23 (34.85%) JMS
20 21 (31.82%) J2EE
20 21 (31.82%) Banking
21 20 (30.30%) OO

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 47 (71.21%) Apache ServiceMix
2 19 (28.79%) WebLogic
2 19 (28.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) SNMP
1 4 (6.06%) LDAP
1 4 (6.06%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) Relational Database
2 27 (40.91%) RDBMS
3 26 (39.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) DB2
4 2 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (62.12%) Maven
2 38 (57.58%) Jenkins
3 36 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 32 (48.48%) Eclipse
5 24 (36.36%) Ant
6 19 (28.79%) JUnit
6 19 (28.79%) Eclipse RCP
7 5 (7.58%) Selenium
7 5 (7.58%) Subversion
7 5 (7.58%) JMeter
7 5 (7.58%) NetBeans
8 2 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 37 (56.06%) Finance
2 21 (31.82%) Banking
3 19 (28.79%) French Language
4 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
5 8 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (7.58%) Retail
7 2 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 29 (43.94%) Java Developer
3 24 (36.36%) Team Leader
3 24 (36.36%) Java Team Leader
4 19 (28.79%) Senior Developer
4 19 (28.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (22.73%) Technical Architect
5 15 (22.73%) Architect
6 8 (12.12%) Software Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Java Swing Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Release Manager
8 1 (1.52%) Junior
8 1 (1.52%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) Spring
2 33 (50.00%) XML
3 31 (46.97%) GWT
4 24 (36.36%) Servlets
5 23 (34.85%) JMS
6 21 (31.82%) J2EE
7 19 (28.79%) JSP
7 19 (28.79%) XSLT
7 19 (28.79%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (18.18%) HTML
9 11 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 9 (13.64%) XSD
11 7 (10.61%) jQuery
11 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (10.61%) CSS3
11 7 (10.61%) HTML5
11 7 (10.61%) Web Services
11 7 (10.61%) CSS
12 6 (9.09%) EJB
13 5 (7.58%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (37.88%) Computer Science
3 19 (28.79%) N-Tier
3 19 (28.79%) Client/Server
3 19 (28.79%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (28.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) UNIX
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Android
3 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (74.24%) Scrum
3 46 (69.70%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (69.70%) TDD
4 29 (43.94%) Software Engineering
5 26 (39.39%) UML
6 24 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 20 (30.30%) OO
8 11 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (16.67%) Workflow
9 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
10 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.61%) OOD
11 6 (9.09%) Database Tuning
12 5 (7.58%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
12 5 (7.58%) Data Modelling
13 4 (6.06%) Network Management
13 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
14 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (36.36%) SQL
3 16 (24.24%) C
4 5 (7.58%) C++
5 4 (6.06%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) HND
2 8 (12.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Oracle
2 19 (28.79%) JBoss
2 19 (28.79%) IBM
2 19 (28.79%) VMware
2 19 (28.79%) Google
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