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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 49 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.52% 7.30% 2.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 16.96% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 6
Average salary - £44,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +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
157 171 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 40.67% 43.07% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 116 88 73
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £57,500 £85,000
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 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Product Management
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Erlang
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Drupal
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) CTI
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) RTP
1 2 (40.00%) SS7
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Principal Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) RSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (20.00%) XML-RPC
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Yii
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Product Management
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Android Development
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Erlang
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace