The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 64 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.79% 1.00% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.28% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 22
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £72,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £76,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
502 392 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 78.93% 78.24% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 393 342 426
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Open Source
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Slough

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Slough

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
2 4 (57.14%) MapReduce
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
3 3 (42.86%) Debian
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (42.86%) Law
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) OLTP
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) PhD
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Informatica
4 2 (28.57%) PowerCenter
4 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (28.57%) R
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (42.86%) Apache Spark
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) OLTP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) PowerCenter
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server DBA
1 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SciPy
1 2 (28.57%) NumPy
1 2 (28.57%) Kafka
1 2 (28.57%) Pandas
1 2 (28.57%) scikit-learn
2 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) MapReduce
3 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Data Munging
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) HiveQL
3 2 (28.57%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Flume
1 2 (28.57%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Informatica
1 2 (28.57%) Talend
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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