Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OSGi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSGi over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OSGi
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1093 1120 1212
Rank change year-on-year +27 +92 -68
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 91 127 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.067% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 59 114 83
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% - +9.52%
10th Percentile £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +11.11%

OSGi is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 70006 73765 82849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.17% 38.89% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57934 63958 70877
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

OSGi
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OSGi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OSGi in the UK

OSGi
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OSGi in the UK

OSGi
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSGi over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for OSGi in the UK

OSGi
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 90 £50,000 -13.04% 10
UK excluding London +69 58 £50,000 -2.44% 7
London -45 33 £60,000 - 4
Midlands +51 21 £50,000 -4.76%
East Midlands - 17 £50,000 -
East of England +22 16 £50,000 -33.33% 1
North of England +25 13 £35,000 -12.50% 2
North West - 12 £35,000 - 2
South East +48 5 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands +11 4 £55,000 +4.76%
South West +3 2 £62,500 +19.05% 1
Yorkshire +13 1 £54,000 +35.00%
Wales - 1 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing OSGi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OSGi.

1 90 (98.90%) Java
2 73 (80.22%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (56.04%) Spring
4 45 (49.45%) Web Services
5 43 (47.25%) OO
6 36 (39.56%) TDD
7 34 (37.36%) Software Engineering
7 34 (37.36%) Open Source
7 34 (37.36%) Greenfield Project
8 33 (36.26%) Maven
8 33 (36.26%) Struts
9 31 (34.07%) REST
10 28 (30.77%) Scrum
11 27 (29.67%) SOAP
12 26 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 26 (28.57%) SQL
12 26 (28.57%) Java SE
13 24 (26.37%) J2EE
13 24 (26.37%) HTML
13 24 (26.37%) JPA
14 22 (24.18%) CSS
14 22 (24.18%) XML
15 21 (23.08%) HTML5
16 20 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (21.98%) UML
16 20 (21.98%) JUnit
16 20 (21.98%) RUP
16 20 (21.98%) Python
16 20 (21.98%) Java RMI
16 20 (21.98%) Finance

OSGi
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (5.49%) CMS
3 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.40%) JBoss
3 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.20%) Drupal
4 2 (2.20%) Mule
5 1 (1.10%) Apache
5 1 (1.10%) Jetty
5 1 (1.10%) Liferay
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.10%) IaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) Internet
3 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
1 6 (6.59%) Redis
2 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.30%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.10%) Big Data
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (36.26%) Maven
2 20 (21.98%) JUnit
3 18 (19.78%) Ant
4 17 (18.68%) NetBeans
5 15 (16.48%) Eclipse
6 8 (8.79%) Mockito
7 7 (7.69%) Selenium
8 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.49%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (4.40%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.20%) Subversion
12 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.10%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (1.10%) git-flow
12 1 (1.10%) Gradle
12 1 (1.10%) JIRA
12 1 (1.10%) SonarQube
12 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Automotive
3 7 (7.69%) Marketing
4 6 (6.59%) Electronics
4 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.30%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (83.52%) Developer
2 51 (56.04%) Java Developer
3 29 (31.87%) Senior Developer
4 27 (29.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (19.78%) Agile Developer
5 18 (19.78%) Agile Java Developer
5 18 (19.78%) Hybris Developer
6 15 (16.48%) Java Engineer
6 15 (16.48%) Software Engineer
7 13 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (12.09%) Senior Agile Developer
8 11 (12.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 4 (4.40%) Junior
11 4 (4.40%) Lead Java Developer
12 3 (3.30%) Junior Java Software Engineer
12 3 (3.30%) Junior Software Engineer
12 3 (3.30%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (56.04%) Spring
2 45 (49.45%) Web Services
3 33 (36.26%) Struts
4 31 (34.07%) REST
5 27 (29.67%) SOAP
6 26 (28.57%) Java SE
7 24 (26.37%) HTML
7 24 (26.37%) J2EE
7 24 (26.37%) JPA
8 22 (24.18%) CSS
8 22 (24.18%) XML
9 21 (23.08%) HTML5
10 20 (21.98%) Java RMI
11 19 (20.88%) SWT
12 18 (19.78%) Java EE
12 18 (19.78%) JSTL
13 16 (17.58%) Servlets
13 16 (17.58%) Spring MVC
14 15 (16.48%) Hibernate
14 15 (16.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (37.36%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.49%) User Experience
4 4 (4.40%) Blog
4 4 (4.40%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.30%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.10%) Android
3 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (80.22%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.25%) OO
3 36 (39.56%) TDD
4 34 (37.36%) Open Source
4 34 (37.36%) Software Engineering
5 28 (30.77%) Scrum
6 20 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (21.98%) RUP
6 20 (21.98%) UML
7 18 (19.78%) AOP
7 18 (19.78%) E-Commerce
7 18 (19.78%) RAD
7 18 (19.78%) Validation
8 16 (17.58%) MVC
9 12 (13.19%) Unit Testing
10 11 (12.09%) SDLC
11 10 (10.99%) BDD
12 8 (8.79%) Content Management
12 8 (8.79%) SOA
13 7 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (98.90%) Java
2 26 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 26 (28.57%) SQL
3 20 (21.98%) Python
4 5 (5.49%) Groovy
5 3 (3.30%) PHP
6 2 (2.20%) Bourne shell
6 2 (2.20%) Perl
6 2 (2.20%) Ruby
6 2 (2.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
1 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.40%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) hybris
2 11 (12.09%) SAP
3 8 (8.79%) Adobe
4 4 (4.40%) IBM
4 4 (4.40%) TIBCO
4 4 (4.40%) webMethods
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle
7 1 (1.10%) Coverity
7 1 (1.10%) Splunk