The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 58 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.82% 2.29% 3.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 7.81% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 18
Average salary £71,250 £43,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.69% +4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £22,500 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
145 192 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.59% 29.27% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 114 184 169
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Berkshire

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 Miscellaneous 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 27 (87.10%) J2EE
1 27 (87.10%) XML
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 22 (70.97%) HTML
4 21 (67.74%) Java
4 21 (67.74%) Eclipse
4 21 (67.74%) TDD
4 21 (67.74%) Pair Programming
4 21 (67.74%) Subversion
4 21 (67.74%) Spring
4 21 (67.74%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (67.74%) Gradle
4 21 (67.74%) Jenkins
5 20 (64.52%) Alfresco
5 20 (64.52%) Groovy
5 20 (64.52%) Liferay
5 20 (64.52%) Scala
5 20 (64.52%) MongoDB
5 20 (64.52%) Web Application Development
5 20 (64.52%) Functional Testing
5 20 (64.52%) GitHub
5 20 (64.52%) GigaSpaces
5 20 (64.52%) Velocity
5 20 (64.52%) JSR 168
5 20 (64.52%) JIRA
5 20 (64.52%) Extreme Programming
5 20 (64.52%) IntelliJ
5 20 (64.52%) Apache
5 20 (64.52%) Tomcat
5 20 (64.52%) XHTML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 20 (64.52%) Alfresco
1 20 (64.52%) Liferay
1 20 (64.52%) Apache
1 20 (64.52%) Tomcat
2 7 (22.58%) CMS
2 7 (22.58%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) WordPress
3 1 (3.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) GitHub
2 7 (22.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Eclipse
1 21 (67.74%) Subversion
1 21 (67.74%) Gradle
1 21 (67.74%) Jenkins
2 20 (64.52%) JIRA
2 20 (64.52%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) Hudson
4 1 (3.23%) Capybara
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) UI Programmer
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
5 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) J2EE
1 27 (87.10%) XML
2 22 (70.97%) HTML
3 21 (67.74%) Spring
4 20 (64.52%) Velocity
4 20 (64.52%) JSR 168
4 20 (64.52%) XHTML
4 20 (64.52%) Servlets
4 20 (64.52%) XSLT
4 20 (64.52%) Struts
5 8 (25.81%) Backbone.js
5 8 (25.81%) Django
5 8 (25.81%) Web Services
6 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (6.45%) CSS
7 2 (6.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
8 1 (3.23%) Yii
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Solaris
2 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
2 7 (22.58%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) TDD
1 21 (67.74%) Pair Programming
1 21 (67.74%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (64.52%) Web Application Development
2 20 (64.52%) Functional Testing
2 20 (64.52%) Extreme Programming
2 20 (64.52%) MVC
3 17 (54.84%) E-Commerce
4 10 (32.26%) Quality Management
5 8 (25.81%) Content Management
6 7 (22.58%) Workflow
6 7 (22.58%) Product Management
6 7 (22.58%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.23%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 21 (67.74%) Java
3 20 (64.52%) Groovy
3 20 (64.52%) Scala
4 9 (29.03%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) GigaSpaces
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Demandware
3 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
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