The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 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 Bicester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 11.63% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 27.91% 42.31% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Oxfordshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Linux
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bicester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 10 (90.91%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) LAMP
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) Bluetooth
4 5 (45.45%) GPRS
4 5 (45.45%) GSM
4 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 5 (45.45%) 3G
4 5 (45.45%) AutoCAD
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 5 (45.45%) Physics
4 5 (45.45%) Electronics

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 5 (45.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) AutoCAD
1 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Bluetooth
1 5 (45.45%) GPRS
1 5 (45.45%) GSM
1 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) 3G
1 5 (45.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Design Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) LAMP
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Physics
1 5 (45.45%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Android
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Product Management
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Web Design
3 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (36.36%) OO PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
3 5 (45.45%) C
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) EMC