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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 16.13% 8.51% 25.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 15.38% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 10
Average salary £50,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.93% -23.75%
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
9 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 29.03% 55.32% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 14
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -22.58%
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 1 October 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Struts
2 6 (60.00%) Struts2
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) JSP
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) J2EE
5 3 (30.00%) Sybase
5 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 3 (30.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) Ant
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Struts
1 6 (60.00%) Struts2
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) LAMP
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Sybase
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £4,000 to £50,000 per annum UP to £50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago