Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OSGi
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1141 1047 1189
Rank change year-on-year -94 +142 +18
Permanent jobs citing OSGi 69 162 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.087% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.096% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 57 140 105
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +9.52% +8.81%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%

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 72029 72466 81792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.14% 39.11% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59991 62729 70198
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -60 66 £50,000 -13.04% 13
UK excluding London +41 53 £50,000 - 3
East of England +17 19 £50,000 -37.50%
London -92 16 £63,750 +6.25% 10
Midlands +29 11 £50,000 -
North of England +15 9 £45,000 +36.36%
North West - 8 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 8 £50,000 -
South West -6 7 £55,000 +8.37% 1
South East +35 4 - - 2
West Midlands +2 3 £55,000 -
Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +25 1 £54,000 +63.64%

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 68 (98.55%) Java
2 56 (81.16%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (50.72%) Spring
4 27 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 27 (39.13%) JPA
4 27 (39.13%) SQL
5 25 (36.23%) Java SE
6 24 (34.78%) TDD
7 23 (33.33%) Java EE
8 22 (31.88%) Spring MVC
8 22 (31.88%) MVC
9 21 (30.43%) Scrum
9 21 (30.43%) Struts
9 21 (30.43%) SWT
10 20 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (28.99%) OO
11 18 (26.09%) Open Source
12 17 (24.64%) Web Services
12 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
12 17 (24.64%) Maven
13 16 (23.19%) Unit Testing
14 15 (21.74%) Hibernate
15 14 (20.29%) HTML
15 14 (20.29%) Servlets
16 13 (18.84%) EJB
16 13 (18.84%) CSS
16 13 (18.84%) Java RMI
16 13 (18.84%) HTML5
17 12 (17.39%) XML
18 11 (15.94%) JUnit

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 10 (14.49%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.70%) Apache
2 6 (8.70%) Jetty
3 5 (7.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.80%) JBoss
4 4 (5.80%) Liferay
5 2 (2.90%) CMS
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) Drupal
6 1 (1.45%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) SaaS
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.80%) IaaS
3 4 (5.80%) PaaS
4 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) Redis
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Maven
2 11 (15.94%) JUnit
3 10 (14.49%) Eclipse
4 8 (11.59%) NetBeans
5 6 (8.70%) Mockito
6 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.25%) Selenium
6 5 (7.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (7.25%) Subversion
7 4 (5.80%) JIRA
7 4 (5.80%) TeamCity
7 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.35%) Ant
8 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.90%) git-flow
10 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (14.49%) Automotive
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (81.16%) Developer
2 46 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 27 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 26 (37.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (27.54%) Agile Developer
5 19 (27.54%) Agile Java Developer
6 12 (17.39%) Senior Agile Developer
6 12 (17.39%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Software Engineer
8 9 (13.04%) Java Engineer
9 7 (10.14%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Integration Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Junior
11 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Hybris Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Junior Java Software Engineer
12 3 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
12 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
12 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 3 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (50.72%) Spring
2 27 (39.13%) JPA
3 25 (36.23%) Java SE
4 23 (33.33%) Java EE
5 22 (31.88%) Spring MVC
6 21 (30.43%) Struts
6 21 (30.43%) SWT
7 17 (24.64%) Web Services
8 15 (21.74%) Hibernate
9 14 (20.29%) HTML
9 14 (20.29%) Servlets
10 13 (18.84%) CSS
10 13 (18.84%) EJB
10 13 (18.84%) HTML5
10 13 (18.84%) Java RMI
11 12 (17.39%) XML
12 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
12 11 (15.94%) jQuery
12 11 (15.94%) JSON
12 11 (15.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) User Experience
4 3 (4.35%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.45%) DataPower
5 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Android
2 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.80%) Unix
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (81.16%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 24 (34.78%) TDD
4 22 (31.88%) MVC
5 21 (30.43%) Scrum
6 20 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (28.99%) OO
7 18 (26.09%) Open Source
8 16 (23.19%) Unit Testing
9 11 (15.94%) SDLC
10 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.14%) BDD
11 7 (10.14%) Content Management
11 7 (10.14%) Web Development
12 6 (8.70%) API Development
12 6 (8.70%) DevOps
12 6 (8.70%) Manual Testing
12 6 (8.70%) SOA
13 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
14 4 (5.80%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) Java
2 27 (39.13%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.70%) PHP
4 6 (8.70%) Python
5 3 (4.35%) Bourne shell
5 3 (4.35%) Perl
5 3 (4.35%) SPARQL
6 2 (2.90%) Scala
7 1 (1.45%) Groovy
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) GDPR
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Adobe
2 4 (5.80%) hybris
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) SAP
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) Coverity