The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 60 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.59% 7.48% 8.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 15.71% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 30
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Miscellaneous Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
246 191 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 48.14% 47.63% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 130 91 106
Average salary £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Open Source
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Maidenhead region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Open Source 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 Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) RSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace