The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Bishop's Stortford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 31.25% - 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 31.25% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bishop's Stortford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (64.00%) Python
2 15 (60.00%) UNIX
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (48.00%) Perl
4 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (48.00%) Scrum
4 12 (48.00%) Change Management
4 12 (48.00%) Subversion
4 12 (48.00%) Project Planning
4 12 (48.00%) Degree
4 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
5 11 (44.00%) JSP
6 10 (40.00%) Web Services
6 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 10 (40.00%) Spring
6 10 (40.00%) Open Source
7 9 (36.00%) HTML5
7 9 (36.00%) PHP
7 9 (36.00%) J2EE
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle
8 8 (32.00%) MySQL
8 8 (32.00%) SOAP
8 8 (32.00%) Java
8 8 (32.00%) C
8 8 (32.00%) C++
8 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
8 8 (32.00%) OO
8 8 (32.00%) IPv4
8 8 (32.00%) IPv6

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (32.00%) GlassFish
2 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (32.00%) IPv4
2 8 (32.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
2 8 (32.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Graduate
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) JSP
2 10 (40.00%) Web Services
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) Spring
3 9 (36.00%) HTML5
3 9 (36.00%) J2EE
4 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 8 (32.00%) JSF
4 8 (32.00%) RESTful
4 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (20.00%) LAMP
6 3 (12.00%) Struts
6 3 (12.00%) Struts2
7 1 (4.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) UNIX
2 8 (32.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Scrum
1 12 (48.00%) Change Management
1 12 (48.00%) Project Planning
2 8 (32.00%) OO
2 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) Software Architecture
2 8 (32.00%) Android Development
3 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (16.00%) Scalability Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) Perl
4 9 (36.00%) PHP
5 8 (32.00%) Java
5 8 (32.00%) C
5 8 (32.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) Tcl
7 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Agilent
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft