The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 53 60 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing W3C 13 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.42% 0.97% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 2.54% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
W3C
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
208 197 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.66% 38.33% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 161 156 271
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

W3C
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Slough region.

W3C Salary Trend in Slough

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing W3C 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 W3C.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 13 (92.86%) WordPress
2 13 (92.86%) CSS3
2 13 (92.86%) User Experience
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) CMS
3 12 (85.71%) OO
4 9 (64.29%) PHP
4 9 (64.29%) Joomla!
5 8 (57.14%) Symfony
5 8 (57.14%) Zend
5 8 (57.14%) Scrum
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) MySQL
5 8 (57.14%) Apache
5 8 (57.14%) MVC
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) Laravel
5 8 (57.14%) concrete5
5 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Degree
5 8 (57.14%) Refactoring
5 8 (57.14%) PHPUnit
5 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 6 (42.86%) Web Accessibility
6 6 (42.86%) Web Development

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing W3C 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 W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (92.86%) WordPress
1 13 (92.86%) CMS
2 9 (64.29%) Joomla!
3 8 (57.14%) Apache
3 8 (57.14%) concrete5
4 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (35.71%) Fireworks
1 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) PHPUnit
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 13 (92.86%) CSS3
3 8 (57.14%) Symfony
3 8 (57.14%) Laravel
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) XHTML
4 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Refactoring
3 6 (42.86%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) Content Management
4 5 (35.71%) Web Design
4 5 (35.71%) UX Design
4 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (28.57%) SEO
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Zend
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe
2 5 (35.71%) Twitter