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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 830 822 833
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 72 54 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.051% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 62 48 60
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.22%

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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

OSGi Salary Histogram in the UK

OSGi
Top 22 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 19 September 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
England -1 70 £50,000 +25.00% 14
London -12 36 £61,250 -5.76% 8
South West -6 24 £38,250 +14.17% 2
Bristol +12 19 £37,500 +11.94% 1
City of London +14 11 £67,500 +3.84% 3
Wiltshire +7 5 £39,000 +16.41% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £65,000 +30.00%
South East -18 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Newbury +8 3 £65,000 +30.00%
East of England -22 3 £51,750 +125.00% 2
Glasgow -1 2 - -
Scotland -14 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £45,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £31,250 - 1
Ipswich - 2 £51,750 -
Suffolk - 2 £51,750 -
Reading -8 1 - -
Leeds -42 1 - -
West Yorkshire -48 1 - -
Yorkshire -48 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - - 1

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 191 (98.45%) Java
2 116 (59.79%) Spring
3 111 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (46.91%) Oracle
5 89 (45.88%) TDD
6 88 (45.36%) Finance
7 82 (42.27%) Continuous Integration
8 81 (41.75%) Relational Database
9 79 (40.72%) XML
10 78 (40.21%) J2EE
11 76 (39.18%) Servlets
11 76 (39.18%) Maven
12 74 (38.14%) Scrum
13 70 (36.08%) JUnit
14 69 (35.57%) HTML
15 68 (35.05%) Hibernate
16 67 (34.54%) JSP
17 65 (33.51%) JavaScript
18 63 (32.47%) RDBMS
19 62 (31.96%) UML
20 60 (30.93%) GWT
20 60 (30.93%) Jenkins
21 58 (29.90%) Git (software)
21 58 (29.90%) SQL Server
22 57 (29.38%) CSS
23 56 (28.87%) Client/Server
23 56 (28.87%) Apache ServiceMix
24 53 (27.32%) SQL
25 52 (26.80%) Enterprise Software
26 49 (25.26%) Adobe CQ

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 56 (28.87%) Apache ServiceMix
2 49 (25.26%) Adobe CQ
3 38 (19.59%) Apache
4 26 (13.40%) WebLogic
4 26 (13.40%) WebSphere
5 22 (11.34%) CMS
6 9 (4.64%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.03%) Confluence
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.03%) Node.js
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.37%) SMTP
2 4 (2.06%) HTTP
2 4 (2.06%) Internet
3 2 (1.03%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.52%) Network Security
4 1 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (41.75%) Relational Database
2 63 (32.47%) RDBMS
3 58 (29.90%) SQL Server
4 33 (17.01%) Jackrabbit
5 29 (14.95%) MySQL
6 6 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.58%) KDB
8 3 (1.55%) DB2
8 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.55%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.55%) Big Data
9 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 76 (39.18%) Maven
2 70 (36.08%) JUnit
3 60 (30.93%) Jenkins
4 58 (29.90%) Git (software)
5 46 (23.71%) Eclipse
6 31 (15.98%) Ant
7 29 (14.95%) Eclipse RCP
8 25 (12.89%) Subversion
9 24 (12.37%) Log4j
10 13 (6.70%) Selenium
11 6 (3.09%) Mockito
11 6 (3.09%) Hamcrest
11 6 (3.09%) JMeter
11 6 (3.09%) Apache Ivy
11 6 (3.09%) Hudson
12 5 (2.58%) NetBeans
12 5 (2.58%) jMock
13 4 (2.06%) Cucumber
13 4 (2.06%) Gradle
14 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
General
1 88 (45.36%) Finance
2 44 (22.68%) Banking
3 25 (12.89%) French Language
4 24 (12.37%) Telecoms
5 23 (11.86%) Publishing
6 9 (4.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (3.61%) Marketing
8 5 (2.58%) Back Office
9 4 (2.06%) Retail
9 4 (2.06%) Billing
10 3 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.55%) Front Office
11 2 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (68.56%) Developer
2 117 (60.31%) Java Developer
3 50 (25.77%) Senior Developer
4 48 (24.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (14.43%) Architect
6 24 (12.37%) Team Leader
6 24 (12.37%) Java Team Leader
7 23 (11.86%) Technical Architect
8 14 (7.22%) Software Engineer
8 14 (7.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Java Swing Developer
10 7 (3.61%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.09%) Consultant
11 6 (3.09%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.58%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 5 (2.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 4 (2.06%) GUI Developer
13 4 (2.06%) Java Architect
13 4 (2.06%) Lead Java Developer
14 3 (1.55%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (59.79%) Spring
2 79 (40.72%) XML
3 78 (40.21%) J2EE
4 76 (39.18%) Servlets
5 69 (35.57%) HTML
6 68 (35.05%) Hibernate
7 67 (34.54%) JSP
8 60 (30.93%) GWT
9 57 (29.38%) CSS
10 39 (20.10%) Apache Sling
11 36 (18.56%) Apache Felix
11 36 (18.56%) jQuery
11 36 (18.56%) JPA
11 36 (18.56%) Web Services
11 36 (18.56%) Ajax
12 35 (18.04%) JMS
13 34 (17.53%) JSF
14 30 (15.46%) Java EE
14 30 (15.46%) XHTML
15 27 (13.92%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 56 (28.87%) Client/Server
2 52 (26.80%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (18.04%) Computer Science
4 25 (12.89%) Inversion of Control
4 25 (12.89%) SWIFT
4 25 (12.89%) N-Tier
5 23 (11.86%) Open Source
6 8 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.12%) Clustering
7 7 (3.61%) User Experience
8 6 (3.09%) Social Media
9 5 (2.58%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.55%) DataPower
10 3 (1.55%) Social Network
11 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.56%) Android
2 29 (14.95%) Apple iOS
3 25 (12.89%) UNIX
4 24 (12.37%) Linux
5 13 (6.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (45.88%) TDD
3 82 (42.27%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (38.14%) Scrum
5 62 (31.96%) UML
6 42 (21.65%) Software Engineering
7 39 (20.10%) OO
8 31 (15.98%) Unit Testing
9 26 (13.40%) Web Development
10 25 (12.89%) Android Development
10 25 (12.89%) iOS Development
11 24 (12.37%) Use Case
12 18 (9.28%) SOA
13 17 (8.76%) OOA/OOD
13 17 (8.76%) Workflow
14 16 (8.25%) Multithreading
15 14 (7.22%) Problem Management
16 11 (5.67%) Content Management
17 10 (5.15%) RUP
18 9 (4.64%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 191 (98.45%) Java
2 65 (33.51%) JavaScript
3 53 (27.32%) SQL
4 24 (12.37%) ECMAScript
5 20 (10.31%) C
6 11 (5.67%) Scala
7 10 (5.15%) C++
8 9 (4.64%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.55%) Python
9 3 (1.55%) XPath
10 2 (1.03%) Groovy
10 2 (1.03%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 38 (19.59%) Degree
2 9 (4.64%) HND
2 9 (4.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 25 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 91 (46.91%) Oracle
2 47 (24.23%) Adobe
3 35 (18.04%) JBoss
4 30 (15.46%) Google
5 26 (13.40%) IBM
6 25 (12.89%) VMware
7 5 (2.58%) Bloomberg
7 5 (2.58%) Tradeweb
7 5 (2.58%) MarketAxess
7 5 (2.58%) 29West
8 2 (1.03%) Splunk
8 2 (1.03%) Huawei
8 2 (1.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.52%) webMethods
9 1 (0.52%) Fiorano
9 1 (0.52%) Software AG
9 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
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