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 22 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 Bishop's Stortford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 13.33% 2.50% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 5.88% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 23.33% 42.50% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 2
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (92.86%) JSP
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (85.71%) Spring
4 10 (71.43%) HTML
5 9 (64.29%) J2EE
5 9 (64.29%) MySQL
5 9 (64.29%) Oracle
5 9 (64.29%) SOAP
5 9 (64.29%) Web Services
5 9 (64.29%) WebLogic
5 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
5 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
5 9 (64.29%) JIRA
5 9 (64.29%) GlassFish
5 9 (64.29%) JSF
5 9 (64.29%) RESTful
5 9 (64.29%) Open Source
5 9 (64.29%) HTML5
6 8 (57.14%) Java
7 6 (42.86%) Python
7 6 (42.86%) LAMP
8 5 (35.71%) Finance
8 5 (35.71%) UNIX
8 5 (35.71%) Apache
9 4 (28.57%) Struts
9 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (64.29%) WebLogic
2 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
2 9 (64.29%) GlassFish
3 5 (35.71%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 3 (21.43%) Ant
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) JSP
2 12 (85.71%) Spring
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) J2EE
4 9 (64.29%) SOAP
4 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
4 9 (64.29%) JSF
4 9 (64.29%) RESTful
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) LAMP
6 4 (28.57%) Struts
6 4 (28.57%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Equities
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft