The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank - - 199
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -11.68%
OSGi
England

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1973 1924 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.72% 34.86% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1714 1668
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OSGi
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSGi across the West Midlands region.

OSGi Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss