The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Amersham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 2.08% 11.11% 15.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 50.00% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £29,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.94% -19.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Amersham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 12.50% 22.22% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 23
Average salary £50,000 £24,500 £30,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.08% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Buckinghamshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Amersham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

Linux
Salary Trend in Amersham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Amersham

Linux
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing Linux 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 Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing Linux 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 Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell