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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 64 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.36% 1.21% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.58% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Average salary - £70,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
473 379 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 84.46% 76.41% 83.05%
Number of salaries quoted 363 316 458
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (60.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (60.00%) MapReduce
3 6 (60.00%) Big Data
3 6 (60.00%) Apache Pig
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (50.00%) User Experience
4 5 (50.00%) Sqoop
4 5 (50.00%) Apache Flume
4 5 (50.00%) HiveQL
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (30.00%) Pentaho
6 3 (30.00%) SAS
6 3 (30.00%) Tableau
6 3 (30.00%) Spotfire
6 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Law
7 2 (20.00%) Games

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (60.00%) Apache Pig
2 3 (30.00%) SAS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
1 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (60.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (50.00%) Sqoop
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) Spotfire
3 3 (30.00%) Pentaho
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) OLTP
4 2 (20.00%) PowerCenter
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BI
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) Kafka
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) MapReduce
3 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) HiveQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Tableau
3 2 (20.00%) Talend
3 2 (20.00%) Informatica
Slough
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough
First Point
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago