Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 84 89
Rank change year-on-year +26 +5 -28
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 22 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.11% 0.39% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 0.45% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 10
Slough median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,500 £63,875
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -7.69%

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 612 893 1038
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 86.56% 86.78% 88.64%
Number of salaries quoted 529 781 840
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +0.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £83,750 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source 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 in Slough.

Salary trend for Open Source in Slough

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Slough over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) CentOS
3 13 (59.09%) nginx
4 11 (50.00%) Puppet
4 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (40.91%) Docker
6 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (36.36%) Python
6 8 (36.36%) Perl
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
7 7 (31.82%) Apache
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Ruby
8 6 (27.27%) Salt
9 5 (22.73%) KVM
9 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
9 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
9 5 (22.73%) Xen
9 5 (22.73%) Varnish
9 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
9 5 (22.73%) Nagios
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Debian
10 4 (18.18%) Juniper
10 4 (18.18%) Java
10 4 (18.18%) Cobbler
10 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 4 (18.18%) DevOps
10 4 (18.18%) cPanel

Open Source
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 13 (59.09%) nginx
2 7 (31.82%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) IaaS
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) PaaS
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Gradle
1 3 (13.64%) Maven
1 3 (13.64%) webpack
2 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Administrator
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (36.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
1 3 (13.64%) Kafka
1 3 (13.64%) Node.js
1 3 (13.64%) React
1 3 (13.64%) Sass
2 2 (9.09%) LAMP
2 2 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
3 1 (4.55%) iOS SDK
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) CentOS
3 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Debian
4 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) DevOps
1 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
2 3 (13.64%) Microservices
2 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
2 3 (13.64%) SEO
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) TDD
3 1 (4.55%) Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.55%) Logistics
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (4.55%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) Predictive Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
3 1 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 8 (36.36%) Perl
1 8 (36.36%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) Ruby
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) ES6
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Docker
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) KVM
2 5 (22.73%) Varnish
2 5 (22.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (27.27%) Salt
4 5 (22.73%) Nagios
5 4 (18.18%) Cobbler
5 4 (18.18%) cPanel
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Slough, Berkshire
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