Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 54 89
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.36% 3.54% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 4.07% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 3
Slough median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -25.00%
10th Percentile £40,625 £32,250 £41,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £70,250 £69,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 440 615 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 85.60% 87.11% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 373 531 793
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,050 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £82,500
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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) ITSM
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 3 (42.86%) Remedy
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Xen
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) XenServer
4 3 (42.86%) Veeam

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 3 (42.86%) Confluence
1 3 (42.86%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Presales
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) KVM
2 3 (42.86%) vCloud
2 3 (42.86%) Xen
2 3 (42.86%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (42.86%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 3 (42.86%) Veeam
2 3 (42.86%) Zerto