Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 49 99
Rank change year-on-year -9 +50 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.41% 3.04% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 3.35% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 8
Slough median annual salary £47,500 £67,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.63% -25.00% +24.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £75,250 £175,000
Berkshire median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -16.67% +20.00%

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 481 627 1,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 84.68% 90.87% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 414 538 940
Slough median annual salary £41,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £85,000 £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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) nginx
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Nagios
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling

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 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MariaDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Kafka
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) eTOM
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Go
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Concur
1 1 (12.50%) SAP