The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 8.33% 5.17% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 10.71% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 25.00% 48.28% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 9
Average salary £22,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Linux
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford 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 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) JSP
1 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) GlassFish
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) JSF
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
5 2 (25.00%) Struts
5 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford 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 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
3 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) JSP
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) JSF
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Struts2
4 2 (25.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago