The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 66 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.37% 1.66% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.00% 55.56% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Cloud Computing
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
25 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.61% 2.99% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 4
Average salary £55,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.42% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £20,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Slough region.

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Slough

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Google
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Ant
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (62.50%) Google App Engine
2 5 (62.50%) Gradle
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) RIA
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (62.50%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Ant
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Gradle
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) RIA
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cognizant