The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 47 65 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 15.11% 18.36% 5.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.19% 44.22% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 19
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Linux
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Operating Systems Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 147 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 33.44% 41.53% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 96 133 104
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Linux
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bath

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bath region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bath

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 58 (65.17%) MySQL
2 56 (62.92%) Apache
3 51 (57.30%) PHP
4 38 (42.70%) Git (software)
5 36 (40.45%) CSS
6 35 (39.33%) HTML
7 33 (37.08%) Windows
8 32 (35.96%) Ajax
9 29 (32.58%) Degree
9 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
11 25 (28.09%) jQuery
12 24 (26.97%) JSON
13 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
13 23 (25.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (24.72%) LAMP
15 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
15 19 (21.35%) PHPUnit
16 18 (20.22%) Puppet
16 18 (20.22%) PHP5
16 18 (20.22%) Perl
16 18 (20.22%) OOP
16 18 (20.22%) Scrum
17 17 (19.10%) PEAR
18 16 (17.98%) CentOS
18 16 (17.98%) Web Application Development
18 16 (17.98%) Trac
18 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (17.98%) Bugzilla
18 16 (17.98%) VMware

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Application Platforms
1 56 (62.92%) Apache
2 13 (14.61%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.37%) nginx
4 2 (2.25%) lighttpd
4 2 (2.25%) Gunicorn
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Internet
2 7 (7.87%) VoIP
3 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.74%) IPsec
3 6 (6.74%) SSL
3 6 (6.74%) SAN
3 6 (6.74%) NAS
4 3 (3.37%) DNS
4 3 (3.37%) HTTP
5 2 (2.25%) VPN
5 2 (2.25%) OSPF
5 2 (2.25%) BGP
5 2 (2.25%) Firewall
5 2 (2.25%) VLAN
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (65.17%) MySQL
2 6 (6.74%) SQLite
2 6 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) Redis
4 2 (2.25%) Riak
5 1 (1.12%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (42.70%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.35%) PHPUnit
3 17 (19.10%) PEAR
4 16 (17.98%) Bugzilla
4 16 (17.98%) Trac
5 10 (11.24%) Subversion
6 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.62%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.37%) JIRA
9 1 (1.12%) Grunt
General
1 4 (4.49%) Advertising
2 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (61.80%) Developer
2 42 (47.19%) PHP Developer
3 19 (21.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Graduate
6 8 (8.99%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Applications Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Programmer
9 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.62%) C++ Programmer
9 5 (5.62%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (5.62%) C++ Developer
9 5 (5.62%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Software Programmer
10 4 (4.49%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.45%) CSS
2 35 (39.33%) HTML
3 32 (35.96%) Ajax
4 25 (28.09%) jQuery
5 24 (26.97%) JSON
6 22 (24.72%) LAMP
7 12 (13.48%) Symfony
7 12 (13.48%) Web Services
8 10 (11.24%) XML
8 10 (11.24%) REST
9 9 (10.11%) RESTful
9 9 (10.11%) CakePHP
10 5 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.49%) .NET
12 3 (3.37%) Django
12 3 (3.37%) CodeIgniter
12 3 (3.37%) Leaflet
12 3 (3.37%) Laravel
12 3 (3.37%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) Clustering
3 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) Open Source
5 2 (2.25%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 2 (2.25%) Wiki
5 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.25%) GIS
5 2 (2.25%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.08%) Windows
2 23 (25.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (17.98%) CentOS
4 7 (7.87%) UNIX
5 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.49%) Solaris
7 3 (3.37%) Android
8 2 (2.25%) Debian
8 2 (2.25%) HPUX
9 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
3 18 (20.22%) Scrum
3 18 (20.22%) OOP
4 16 (17.98%) Web Application Development
5 15 (16.85%) DevOps
6 14 (15.73%) Configuration Management
7 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
7 11 (12.36%) Unit Testing
7 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.99%) OO PHP
8 8 (8.99%) OO
8 8 (8.99%) MVC
8 8 (8.99%) Release Management
9 7 (7.87%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.62%) Image Processing
10 5 (5.62%) TDD
11 4 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.30%) PHP
2 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.22%) Perl
3 18 (20.22%) PHP5
4 13 (14.61%) Java
5 11 (12.36%) SQL
6 10 (11.24%) Python
7 9 (10.11%) C
7 9 (10.11%) Objective-C
7 9 (10.11%) Ruby
8 8 (8.99%) Shell Script
8 8 (8.99%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.74%) C#
9 6 (6.74%) C++
10 3 (3.37%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.37%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.25%) Dart
11 2 (2.25%) PHP4
12 1 (1.12%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.99%) VirtualBox
3 3 (3.37%) vCloud
3 3 (3.37%) vSphere
4 2 (2.25%) NFS
4 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.25%) Postfix
4 2 (2.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 18 (20.22%) Puppet
2 8 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.87%) Nagios
4 5 (5.62%) Munin
5 4 (4.49%) Zenoss
5 4 (4.49%) ZABBIX
6 3 (3.37%) Graphite
7 2 (2.25%) SmokePing
7 2 (2.25%) Icinga
7 2 (2.25%) Cacti
7 2 (2.25%) SCCM
7 2 (2.25%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
2 16 (17.98%) VMware
3 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.74%) HP
4 6 (6.74%) Google
4 6 (6.74%) Facebook
4 6 (6.74%) Twitter
5 3 (3.37%) Zend
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
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