The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSGi
Rank 857 847 827
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 45 77 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.066% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 66 61
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +32.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41265 44389 42916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.31% 38.23% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35301 37333 37115
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OSGi
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSGi within the UK.

OSGi Salary Trend in the UK

OSGi
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSGi over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 within the UK.

OSGi Salary Histogram in the UK

OSGi
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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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
England -6 44 £52,500 +10.52% 5
London -5 22 £65,000 +8.33% 4
South West -24 19 £52,500 +20.00%
Bristol -17 17 £52,500 +23.52%
Wiltshire -2 2 £45,000 -
South East -21 2 £65,000 +1.96%
City of London +18 1 £72,500 +13.72% 2
Berkshire +3 1 £60,000 -5.88%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -
Guildford - 1 £70,000 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
East of England - 1 - - 1

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 70 (95.89%) Java
2 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (75.34%) Spring
4 46 (63.01%) Maven
5 42 (57.53%) TDD
6 40 (54.79%) Oracle
7 39 (53.42%) JBoss
7 39 (53.42%) Degree
8 37 (50.68%) J2EE
9 35 (47.95%) Computer Science
10 34 (46.58%) Web Services
11 33 (45.21%) XML
11 33 (45.21%) Servlets
11 33 (45.21%) OO
11 33 (45.21%) UML
11 33 (45.21%) Ant
11 33 (45.21%) Scrum
12 32 (43.84%) Banking
12 32 (43.84%) WebLogic
12 32 (43.84%) JSP
12 32 (43.84%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (42.47%) WebSphere
14 30 (41.10%) Git (software)
15 28 (38.36%) Finance
15 28 (38.36%) JUnit
16 26 (35.62%) SQL
16 26 (35.62%) Relational Database
17 25 (34.25%) Eclipse
18 24 (32.88%) JMS
18 24 (32.88%) SOAP

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 39 (53.42%) JBoss
2 32 (43.84%) WebLogic
3 31 (42.47%) WebSphere
4 21 (28.77%) Tomcat
5 20 (27.40%) Apache ServiceMix
6 11 (15.07%) GlassFish
7 10 (13.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (8.22%) CMS
8 6 (8.22%) Apache
9 3 (4.11%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (2.74%) Confluence
10 2 (2.74%) Mule ESB
10 2 (2.74%) Mule
11 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
11 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.37%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) LDAP
1 8 (10.96%) SSL
1 8 (10.96%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) Relational Database
2 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
3 21 (28.77%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
5 7 (9.59%) Big Data
6 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.48%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (4.11%) Triplestore
9 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.74%) MySQL
9 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (63.01%) Maven
2 33 (45.21%) Ant
3 30 (41.10%) Git (software)
4 28 (38.36%) JUnit
5 25 (34.25%) Eclipse
6 23 (31.51%) Jenkins
7 19 (26.03%) Eclipse RCP
8 15 (20.55%) Subversion
9 6 (8.22%) Selenium
10 4 (5.48%) Mockito
11 3 (4.11%) ANTLR
11 3 (4.11%) Gradle
12 2 (2.74%) FishEye
12 2 (2.74%) Spock
12 2 (2.74%) Geb
12 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.74%) Hudson
General
1 32 (43.84%) Banking
2 28 (38.36%) Finance
3 10 (13.70%) Retail
4 9 (12.33%) French Language
5 8 (10.96%) Retail Banking
5 8 (10.96%) Marketing
6 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.74%) Publishing
7 2 (2.74%) Games
8 1 (1.37%) Back Office
8 1 (1.37%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (50.68%) Developer
2 36 (49.32%) Java Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Senior Developer
4 17 (23.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 17 (23.29%) Software Engineer
4 17 (23.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Architect
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Programmer
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (75.34%) Spring
2 37 (50.68%) J2EE
3 34 (46.58%) Web Services
4 33 (45.21%) XML
4 33 (45.21%) Servlets
5 32 (43.84%) JSP
6 24 (32.88%) SOAP
6 24 (32.88%) JMS
6 24 (32.88%) REST
7 20 (27.40%) XSLT
7 20 (27.40%) HTML
7 20 (27.40%) GWT
8 19 (26.03%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (17.81%) JSON
9 13 (17.81%) Struts
10 12 (16.44%) JSTL
11 8 (10.96%) Middleware
11 8 (10.96%) Hibernate
11 8 (10.96%) CSS
11 8 (10.96%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.95%) Computer Science
2 21 (28.77%) Client/Server
3 19 (26.03%) N-Tier
3 19 (26.03%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (26.03%) SWIFT
4 11 (15.07%) Mathematics
5 9 (12.33%) Clustering
6 8 (10.96%) EMV
6 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (5.48%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (5.48%) Smartcard
8 2 (2.74%) Social Network
8 2 (2.74%) DataPower
8 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) UNIX
2 8 (10.96%) Android
3 6 (8.22%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (57.53%) TDD
3 33 (45.21%) Scrum
3 33 (45.21%) UML
3 33 (45.21%) OO
4 32 (43.84%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
6 21 (28.77%) Unit Testing
7 19 (26.03%) Problem Management
8 14 (19.18%) Open Source
9 13 (17.81%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
10 12 (16.44%) RUP
10 12 (16.44%) Validation
11 11 (15.07%) RAD
11 11 (15.07%) Content Management
11 11 (15.07%) AOP
12 8 (10.96%) Build Automation
13 7 (9.59%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (8.22%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (95.89%) Java
2 26 (35.62%) SQL
3 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.07%) Python
5 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.11%) SPARQL
6 2 (2.74%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.37%) Groovy
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) C#
7 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (53.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) iptables
Vendors
1 40 (54.79%) Oracle
2 19 (26.03%) VMware
2 19 (26.03%) Google
3 13 (17.81%) Sybase
3 13 (17.81%) BEA
3 13 (17.81%) hybris
4 10 (13.70%) Adobe
5 7 (9.59%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.74%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) Perforce
8 1 (1.37%) Akamai
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