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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSGi
Rank 846 798 843
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +45
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 27 121 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.10% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.068% 0.26% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 27 103 39
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +38.15%

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
39933 47189 44065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.91% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34187 40324 38302
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

OSGi Salary Histogram in the UK

OSGi
Top 13 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 29 May 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 -45 27 £45,000 -21.73% 12
London +11 19 £45,000 -28.00% 8
Bristol -33 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
South West -46 3 £40,000 -23.80% 1
North West +15 2 £85,000 +119.35%
South East +6 2 £63,750 +18.60% 1
Surrey - 2 £63,750 - 1
Manchester - 2 £85,000 -
City of London +26 1 £75,000 +20.00% 4
East of England +18 1 £40,000 -34.69% 2
Suffolk +10 1 £40,000 -30.43%
Ipswich -8 1 £40,000 -30.43%
Guildford - 1 £60,000 - 1

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (75.00%) Spring
3 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (67.86%) Oracle
4 34 (60.71%) Maven
5 33 (58.93%) J2EE
6 32 (57.14%) UML
7 31 (55.36%) XML
8 30 (53.57%) JBoss
9 29 (51.79%) WebLogic
9 29 (51.79%) TDD
9 29 (51.79%) WebSphere
10 28 (50.00%) Web Services
10 28 (50.00%) JSP
10 28 (50.00%) Servlets
11 25 (44.64%) Relational Database
12 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (42.86%) Git (software)
13 23 (41.07%) Ant
13 23 (41.07%) JUnit
14 22 (39.29%) Degree
14 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
15 21 (37.50%) Scrum
15 21 (37.50%) Client/Server
15 21 (37.50%) RDBMS
16 20 (35.71%) IBM
16 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
17 19 (33.93%) Banking
18 18 (32.14%) Ajax
18 18 (32.14%) SOAP

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (53.57%) JBoss
2 29 (51.79%) WebLogic
2 29 (51.79%) WebSphere
3 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
4 14 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 13 (23.21%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (14.29%) Apache
7 7 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (12.50%) GlassFish
7 7 (12.50%) Apache Pig
8 6 (10.71%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (5.36%) CMS
10 2 (3.57%) IIS
10 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Tridion
1 2 (3.57%) Temenos Globus
1 2 (3.57%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) SMTP
2 6 (10.71%) LDAP
2 6 (10.71%) SSL
3 3 (5.36%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) Relational Database
2 21 (37.50%) RDBMS
3 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (19.64%) Big Data
5 10 (17.86%) Jackrabbit
6 8 (14.29%) MySQL
7 7 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (12.50%) Apache Hive
7 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
8 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.57%) DB2
9 2 (3.57%) UniData
Development Applications
1 34 (60.71%) Maven
2 24 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 23 (41.07%) Ant
3 23 (41.07%) JUnit
4 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 15 (26.79%) Eclipse
6 14 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
7 11 (19.64%) Subversion
8 8 (14.29%) Log4j
9 4 (7.14%) SoapUI
9 4 (7.14%) Gradle
10 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.57%) Selenium
10 2 (3.57%) Mockito
10 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (33.93%) Banking
2 15 (26.79%) Finance
3 13 (23.21%) French Language
4 9 (16.07%) Publishing
5 6 (10.71%) Retail
5 6 (10.71%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Developer
2 26 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Software Engineer
3 13 (23.21%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (14.29%) Programmer
6 8 (14.29%) Java Programmer
7 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Web Architect
9 1 (1.79%) OSS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) Spring
2 33 (58.93%) J2EE
3 31 (55.36%) XML
4 28 (50.00%) Web Services
4 28 (50.00%) JSP
4 28 (50.00%) Servlets
5 18 (32.14%) Ajax
5 18 (32.14%) SOAP
5 18 (32.14%) HTML
5 18 (32.14%) REST
6 16 (28.57%) XSLT
7 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 14 (25.00%) JMS
8 13 (23.21%) WebSphere MQ
8 13 (23.21%) GWT
9 12 (21.43%) Java EE
10 11 (19.64%) CSS
10 11 (19.64%) JPA
11 10 (17.86%) Apache Sling
11 10 (17.86%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 21 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 14 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (23.21%) SWIFT
4 13 (23.21%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (23.21%) N-Tier
5 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 6 (10.71%) Clustering
6 6 (10.71%) EMV
7 5 (8.93%) DataPower
8 4 (7.14%) Smartcard
9 2 (3.57%) Social Network
9 2 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.79%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) UNIX
2 10 (17.86%) Android
3 8 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) UML
3 29 (51.79%) TDD
4 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (37.50%) Scrum
6 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
6 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
7 13 (23.21%) Problem Management
8 10 (17.86%) SOA
8 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 8 (14.29%) Web Application Development
9 8 (14.29%) Android Development
9 8 (14.29%) iOS Development
9 8 (14.29%) Use Case
9 8 (14.29%) Web Development
10 7 (12.50%) RUP
10 7 (12.50%) RAD
10 7 (12.50%) OO
10 7 (12.50%) AOP
10 7 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (14.29%) ECMAScript
5 7 (12.50%) Python
5 7 (12.50%) Groovy
6 2 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Oracle
2 20 (35.71%) IBM
3 14 (25.00%) Adobe
4 13 (23.21%) VMware
4 13 (23.21%) Google
5 9 (16.07%) hybris
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) jBASE
6 2 (3.57%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £42k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 30000-60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago