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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 189 208 217
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +9
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 42 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 0.058% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 42 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 £36,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -2.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2654 2314 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.28% 44.48% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2285 2065 2045
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +25 32 £45,000 +34.32%
Wiltshire - 9 £45,000 -
Somerset - 1 £41,500 -
OSGi
England

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 67 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (76.12%) Scrum
2 51 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (73.13%) Apache ServiceMix
4 48 (71.64%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (71.64%) TDD
5 43 (64.18%) Spring
6 42 (62.69%) Maven
7 40 (59.70%) Finance
8 39 (58.21%) Jenkins
9 38 (56.72%) Git (software)
10 35 (52.24%) Oracle
10 35 (52.24%) XML
11 34 (50.75%) Relational Database
12 33 (49.25%) GWT
13 32 (47.76%) Software Engineering
13 32 (47.76%) Eclipse
14 30 (44.78%) RDBMS
15 29 (43.28%) UML
15 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
15 29 (43.28%) Enterprise Software
16 28 (41.79%) Computer Science
17 25 (37.31%) Unit Testing
17 25 (37.31%) SQL
17 25 (37.31%) Ant
17 25 (37.31%) Servlets
18 24 (35.82%) JMS
19 23 (34.33%) Banking
19 23 (34.33%) J2EE
20 21 (31.34%) JUnit

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 49 (73.13%) Apache ServiceMix
2 21 (31.34%) WebLogic
2 21 (31.34%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) NGN
1 3 (4.48%) SNMP
1 3 (4.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.75%) Relational Database
2 30 (44.78%) RDBMS
3 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) DB2
4 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (62.69%) Maven
2 39 (58.21%) Jenkins
3 38 (56.72%) Git (software)
4 32 (47.76%) Eclipse
5 25 (37.31%) Ant
6 21 (31.34%) JUnit
6 21 (31.34%) Eclipse RCP
7 4 (5.97%) JMeter
7 4 (5.97%) NetBeans
7 4 (5.97%) Selenium
7 4 (5.97%) Subversion
8 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 40 (59.70%) Finance
2 23 (34.33%) Banking
3 21 (31.34%) French Language
4 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
5 9 (13.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (5.97%) Retail
7 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) Java Developer
3 24 (35.82%) Team Leader
3 24 (35.82%) Java Team Leader
4 19 (28.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (28.36%) Senior Developer
5 15 (22.39%) Technical Architect
5 15 (22.39%) Architect
6 10 (14.93%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (14.93%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Java Swing Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Junior Java Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Technical Team Leader
9 1 (1.49%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (1.49%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.49%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (64.18%) Spring
2 35 (52.24%) XML
3 33 (49.25%) GWT
4 25 (37.31%) Servlets
5 24 (35.82%) JMS
6 23 (34.33%) J2EE
7 21 (31.34%) JSP
7 21 (31.34%) XSLT
7 21 (31.34%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (17.91%) HTML
9 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
10 10 (14.93%) XSD
11 8 (11.94%) CSS
11 8 (11.94%) jQuery
11 8 (11.94%) CSS3
11 8 (11.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (11.94%) HTML5
12 7 (10.45%) Web Services
13 5 (7.46%) EJB
14 4 (5.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.28%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (41.79%) Computer Science
3 21 (31.34%) N-Tier
3 21 (31.34%) Client/Server
3 21 (31.34%) Inversion of Control
3 21 (31.34%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) UNIX
2 7 (10.45%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) Android
3 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (76.12%) Scrum
1 51 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (71.64%) Continuous Integration
2 48 (71.64%) TDD
3 32 (47.76%) Software Engineering
4 29 (43.28%) UML
5 25 (37.31%) Unit Testing
6 18 (26.87%) OO
7 11 (16.42%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (16.42%) Workflow
8 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
9 8 (11.94%) OOD
10 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.45%) Database Tuning
11 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
12 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
12 4 (5.97%) Performance Testing
13 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
13 3 (4.48%) Network Management
14 2 (2.99%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (37.31%) SQL
3 15 (22.39%) C
4 4 (5.97%) C++
5 3 (4.48%) Jython
Qualifications
1 20 (29.85%) Degree
2 9 (13.43%) HND
2 9 (13.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Oracle
2 21 (31.34%) JBoss
2 21 (31.34%) IBM
2 21 (31.34%) VMware
2 21 (31.34%) Google