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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 819 798 822
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 84 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.060% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 71 65 54
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -17.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%

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
44202 43004 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.30% 39.41% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37209 37256 42633
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 £28,500 £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 20 August 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 20 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
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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 +2 81 £46,250 +10.77% 7
London 0 39 £60,000 -7.69% 4
South West +14 28 £43,750 +30.59% 2
Bristol +20 21 £42,500 +26.86% 2
City of London +1 8 £68,750 +5.76% 1
South East -3 8 £63,750 +27.50% 1
Wiltshire -2 7 £45,000 +34.32%
Berkshire -9 7 £63,750 +27.50% 1
Newbury +3 5 £62,500 +25.00%
Alderley Edge - 4 £38,750 -
Cheshire - 4 £38,750 -
Swindon - 4 £45,000 -
North West - 4 £38,750 -
Glasgow -7 3 £31,500 -16.00%
Scotland -14 3 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Chippenham - 2 £34,500 -
Reading -2 1 - -
Leeds -46 1 - -
West Yorkshire -49 1 - -
Yorkshire -55 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 200 (98.52%) Java
2 118 (58.13%) Spring
3 110 (54.19%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (46.31%) TDD
5 85 (41.87%) Oracle
6 83 (40.89%) Finance
7 81 (39.90%) Continuous Integration
8 77 (37.93%) HTML
8 77 (37.93%) J2EE
9 76 (37.44%) XML
10 74 (36.45%) Relational Database
11 72 (35.47%) Servlets
11 72 (35.47%) Maven
12 70 (34.48%) JavaScript
12 70 (34.48%) Hibernate
13 69 (33.99%) Scrum
13 69 (33.99%) UML
14 68 (33.50%) JUnit
15 65 (32.02%) JSP
16 64 (31.53%) CSS
17 61 (30.05%) Git (software)
18 59 (29.06%) RDBMS
19 57 (28.08%) Adobe CQ
20 56 (27.59%) Client/Server
21 55 (27.09%) SQL Server
22 54 (26.60%) Apache ServiceMix
23 53 (26.11%) Jenkins
23 53 (26.11%) Adobe
23 53 (26.11%) GWT
24 52 (25.62%) Enterprise Software

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 57 (28.08%) Adobe CQ
2 54 (26.60%) Apache ServiceMix
3 38 (18.72%) Apache
4 32 (15.76%) CMS
5 23 (11.33%) WebSphere
5 23 (11.33%) WebLogic
6 12 (5.91%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.94%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.99%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.99%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.99%) Confluence
8 2 (0.99%) Node.js
9 1 (0.49%) IIS
9 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.49%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (0.49%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.82%) SMTP
2 5 (2.46%) HTTP
3 4 (1.97%) Internet
4 3 (1.48%) ZigBee
5 2 (0.99%) LDAP
5 2 (0.99%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (36.45%) Relational Database
2 59 (29.06%) RDBMS
3 55 (27.09%) SQL Server
4 33 (16.26%) Jackrabbit
5 30 (14.78%) MySQL
6 13 (6.40%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.43%) Big Data
7 9 (4.43%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.43%) Apache Hive
8 8 (3.94%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.46%) KDB
10 3 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.48%) DB2
11 1 (0.49%) UniData
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.49%) HBase
Development Applications
1 72 (35.47%) Maven
2 68 (33.50%) JUnit
3 61 (30.05%) Git (software)
4 53 (26.11%) Jenkins
5 41 (20.20%) Eclipse
6 30 (14.78%) Subversion
7 27 (13.30%) Ant
8 26 (12.81%) Eclipse RCP
9 24 (11.82%) Log4j
10 9 (4.43%) Selenium
11 8 (3.94%) Mockito
12 5 (2.46%) Hamcrest
12 5 (2.46%) jMock
12 5 (2.46%) Apache Ivy
13 4 (1.97%) NetBeans
13 4 (1.97%) JMeter
14 3 (1.48%) JIRA
14 3 (1.48%) Gradle
14 3 (1.48%) Hudson
15 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 83 (40.89%) Finance
2 40 (19.70%) Banking
3 26 (12.81%) Telecoms
4 23 (11.33%) Publishing
5 22 (10.84%) French Language
6 13 (6.40%) Marketing
7 9 (4.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (3.45%) Billing
9 5 (2.46%) Back Office
10 4 (1.97%) Retail
11 3 (1.48%) Front Office
11 3 (1.48%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 137 (67.49%) Developer
2 115 (56.65%) Java Developer
3 53 (26.11%) Senior Developer
4 44 (21.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 41 (20.20%) Architect
6 34 (16.75%) Technical Architect
7 24 (11.82%) Team Leader
7 24 (11.82%) Java Team Leader
8 11 (5.42%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.42%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (5.42%) Java Swing Developer
9 10 (4.93%) Senior Architect
10 9 (4.43%) Consultant
11 8 (3.94%) Senior Technical Architect
12 7 (3.45%) Web Developer
13 5 (2.46%) Java Architect
14 4 (1.97%) Lead Java Developer
14 4 (1.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 4 (1.97%) GUI Developer
14 4 (1.97%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (58.13%) Spring
2 77 (37.93%) HTML
2 77 (37.93%) J2EE
3 76 (37.44%) XML
4 72 (35.47%) Servlets
5 70 (34.48%) Hibernate
6 65 (32.02%) JSP
7 64 (31.53%) CSS
8 53 (26.11%) GWT
9 45 (22.17%) Web Services
10 43 (21.18%) Java EE
11 42 (20.69%) Apache Sling
12 41 (20.20%) jQuery
13 39 (19.21%) Apache Felix
13 39 (19.21%) Ajax
14 37 (18.23%) JPA
15 33 (16.26%) XHTML
16 31 (15.27%) JSF
17 28 (13.79%) JMS
18 27 (13.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 56 (27.59%) Client/Server
2 52 (25.62%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (14.78%) Computer Science
4 22 (10.84%) N-Tier
4 22 (10.84%) Inversion of Control
4 22 (10.84%) SWIFT
5 20 (9.85%) Open Source
6 9 (4.43%) Social Media
7 8 (3.94%) DataPower
8 5 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.46%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.46%) Clustering
9 4 (1.97%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.48%) Social Network
11 2 (0.99%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.49%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.24%) Android
2 28 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 26 (12.81%) Linux
4 22 (10.84%) UNIX
5 12 (5.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (54.19%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (46.31%) TDD
3 81 (39.90%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (33.99%) Scrum
4 69 (33.99%) UML
5 40 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 35 (17.24%) OO
7 27 (13.30%) Unit Testing
8 26 (12.81%) Web Development
9 24 (11.82%) SOA
9 24 (11.82%) Use Case
9 24 (11.82%) Android Development
9 24 (11.82%) iOS Development
10 20 (9.85%) Workflow
11 17 (8.37%) OOA/OOD
12 14 (6.90%) Content Management
13 11 (5.42%) Problem Management
13 11 (5.42%) Integration Testing
13 11 (5.42%) Multithreading
14 10 (4.93%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 200 (98.52%) Java
2 70 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 50 (24.63%) SQL
4 24 (11.82%) ECMAScript
5 19 (9.36%) C
6 17 (8.37%) Scala
7 9 (4.43%) C++
7 9 (4.43%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.94%) Groovy
9 4 (1.97%) Python
10 3 (1.48%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (18.23%) Degree
2 9 (4.43%) HND
2 9 (4.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 22 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.97%) Varnish
3 1 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (41.87%) Oracle
2 53 (26.11%) Adobe
3 31 (15.27%) JBoss
4 27 (13.30%) Google
5 22 (10.84%) VMware
5 22 (10.84%) IBM
6 5 (2.46%) Bloomberg
6 5 (2.46%) Tradeweb
6 5 (2.46%) MarketAxess
6 5 (2.46%) 29West
7 4 (1.97%) Splunk
7 4 (1.97%) Huawei
8 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.49%) jBASE
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