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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 17 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 27 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.71% 0.15% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.80% 0.18% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 6
Median salary £62,500 £150,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-58.33% +144.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £150,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £150,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
250 554 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.65% 85.49% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 222 460 419
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +16.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Slough

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) CentOS
3 20 (57.14%) Puppet
3 20 (57.14%) DevOps
4 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
5 16 (45.71%) Apache
5 16 (45.71%) MySQL
6 15 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (37.14%) Ansible
8 12 (34.29%) Python
8 12 (34.29%) Nagios
8 12 (34.29%) nginx
9 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
9 11 (31.43%) Xen
9 11 (31.43%) Java
9 11 (31.43%) KVM
9 11 (31.43%) Varnish
10 10 (28.57%) Ubuntu
10 10 (28.57%) Debian
11 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
11 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
12 8 (22.86%) Web Services
13 7 (20.00%) Network Security
13 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
13 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (20.00%) Vagrant
13 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (20.00%) Salt
13 7 (20.00%) Web Operations
14 6 (17.14%) Mentoring

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (45.71%) Apache
2 12 (34.29%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) Drupal
4 2 (5.71%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Network Security
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Redis
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) VersionOne
4 1 (2.86%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) WebOps Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Support
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Web Services
2 6 (17.14%) LAMP
3 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.86%) Android SDK
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) D3.js
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.86%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) CentOS
3 10 (28.57%) Debian
3 10 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Android
5 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) DevOps
2 7 (20.00%) Web Operations
3 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.57%) B2B
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.86%) Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) Android Development
7 1 (2.86%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.86%) Predictive Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Presales
7 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.86%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
1 11 (31.43%) KVM
1 11 (31.43%) Varnish
1 11 (31.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (57.14%) Puppet
2 15 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (37.14%) Ansible
4 12 (34.29%) Nagios
5 7 (20.00%) Salt
6 6 (17.14%) Cobbler
6 6 (17.14%) cPanel
7 3 (8.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.14%) Juniper
3 2 (5.71%) CA
3 2 (5.71%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (5.71%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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