Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 72 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +36
Permanent jobs citing 2G 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.62% 0.16% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.35% 0.63% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Slough median annual salary £29,500 - £32,500
10th Percentile £28,250 - £31,250
90th Percentile £30,750 - £36,725
Berkshire median annual salary £29,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% -15.38% -52.73%

2G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 107 159 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.31% 25.04% 26.06%
Number of salaries quoted 85 138 175
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,400 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Slough

2G
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G in Slough.

Salary trend for 2G in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for 2G.

1 10 (100.00%) 3G
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) ZigBee
2 6 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (60.00%) Test Management
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (60.00%) 802.1X
2 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (60.00%) HP ALM
2 6 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (60.00%) 802.15
2 6 (60.00%) Remedy
2 6 (60.00%) ICMP
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Unix

2G
Co-occurring 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) 3G
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (60.00%) 802.15
2 6 (60.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) ICMP
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (60.00%) ZigBee
3 4 (40.00%) 4G
3 4 (40.00%) GSM
3 4 (40.00%) LTE
3 4 (40.00%) Node B
3 4 (40.00%) RNC
3 4 (40.00%) UMTS
3 4 (40.00%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) 802.1X
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (60.00%) Test Management
1 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Remedy
2 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
2 4 (40.00%) Huawei
2 4 (40.00%) Nokia
2 4 (40.00%) Nortel