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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSGi
Rank 848 831 811
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 44 98 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.084% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 41 85 68
Average salary £52,500 £45,250 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.02% +7.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%

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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
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 £62,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -30 44 £52,500 +10.52% 6
South West -33 21 £47,500 +5.55%
Bristol -24 19 £50,000 +11.11%
London +11 18 £60,000 +2.12% 3
South East -3 4 £63,750 +8.51%
Surrey - 3 £67,500 -
Wiltshire -13 2 £45,000 -
Guildford - 2 £65,000 -
Berkshire -1 1 £60,000 +2.12%
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 3
Suffolk - 1 - -

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (97.22%) Java
2 55 (76.39%) Spring
3 52 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (62.50%) Maven
5 42 (58.33%) Oracle
6 41 (56.94%) TDD
7 39 (54.17%) Degree
7 39 (54.17%) J2EE
7 39 (54.17%) JBoss
8 38 (52.78%) Servlets
9 37 (51.39%) XML
10 36 (50.00%) JSP
11 35 (48.61%) UML
11 35 (48.61%) Computer Science
12 34 (47.22%) Web Services
13 33 (45.83%) Banking
13 33 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (44.44%) WebSphere
14 32 (44.44%) WebLogic
15 31 (43.06%) Scrum
15 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
16 30 (41.67%) Ant
17 28 (38.89%) JUnit
17 28 (38.89%) Finance
17 28 (38.89%) Relational Database
18 26 (36.11%) OO
19 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
19 25 (34.72%) SQL
19 25 (34.72%) Client/Server
19 25 (34.72%) RDBMS

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (54.17%) JBoss
2 32 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 32 (44.44%) WebSphere
3 20 (27.78%) Tomcat
3 20 (27.78%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (13.89%) GlassFish
6 6 (8.33%) CMS
6 6 (8.33%) Apache
7 3 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
8 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.39%) Mule
9 1 (1.39%) Confluence
9 1 (1.39%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) Internet
2 8 (11.11%) SSL
2 8 (11.11%) LDAP
3 5 (6.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 25 (34.72%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.72%) Jackrabbit
5 6 (8.33%) Big Data
6 5 (6.94%) MySQL
7 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 45 (62.50%) Maven
2 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
3 30 (41.67%) Ant
4 28 (38.89%) JUnit
5 24 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 22 (30.56%) Eclipse
7 20 (27.78%) Eclipse RCP
8 11 (15.28%) Subversion
9 5 (6.94%) Selenium
9 5 (6.94%) Log4j
10 3 (4.17%) Mockito
10 3 (4.17%) Gradle
11 2 (2.78%) Hudson
11 2 (2.78%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.78%) NetBeans
11 2 (2.78%) JMeter
12 1 (1.39%) JIRA
12 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (45.83%) Banking
2 28 (38.89%) Finance
3 11 (15.28%) French Language
4 10 (13.89%) Retail
5 8 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 8 (11.11%) Marketing
6 6 (8.33%) Publishing
6 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.78%) Games
8 1 (1.39%) Back Office
8 1 (1.39%) Billing
8 1 (1.39%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 30 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 18 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 18 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 15 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (13.89%) Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Java Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (76.39%) Spring
2 39 (54.17%) J2EE
3 38 (52.78%) Servlets
4 37 (51.39%) XML
5 36 (50.00%) JSP
6 34 (47.22%) Web Services
7 24 (33.33%) SOAP
7 24 (33.33%) REST
8 23 (31.94%) HTML
8 23 (31.94%) JMS
9 21 (29.17%) XSLT
10 20 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
10 20 (27.78%) GWT
11 12 (16.67%) JSON
11 12 (16.67%) Struts
12 11 (15.28%) Hibernate
13 10 (13.89%) JSTL
14 9 (12.50%) JPA
14 9 (12.50%) Ajax
14 9 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (48.61%) Computer Science
2 25 (34.72%) Client/Server
3 20 (27.78%) N-Tier
3 20 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (27.78%) SWIFT
4 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
5 8 (11.11%) Clustering
5 8 (11.11%) EMV
6 4 (5.56%) Smartcard
6 4 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (4.17%) DataPower
7 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.78%) Social Network
9 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) UNIX
2 11 (15.28%) Android
3 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.94%) TDD
3 35 (48.61%) UML
4 33 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (43.06%) Scrum
6 26 (36.11%) OO
7 24 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 22 (30.56%) Unit Testing
9 20 (27.78%) Problem Management
10 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
11 12 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (13.89%) Validation
12 10 (13.89%) RAD
12 10 (13.89%) RUP
12 10 (13.89%) Content Management
12 10 (13.89%) AOP
12 10 (13.89%) Open Source
13 8 (11.11%) Build Automation
14 7 (9.72%) Web Application Development
14 7 (9.72%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (97.22%) Java
2 25 (34.72%) SQL
3 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.89%) Python
5 5 (6.94%) ECMAScript
6 2 (2.78%) Groovy
6 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (54.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) iptables
Vendors
1 42 (58.33%) Oracle
2 20 (27.78%) VMware
2 20 (27.78%) Google
3 12 (16.67%) Sybase
3 12 (16.67%) Adobe
3 12 (16.67%) BEA
3 12 (16.67%) hybris
4 10 (13.89%) IBM
5 3 (4.17%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.78%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
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