The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 22.73% 16.33% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 72.73% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -46.66%
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 Borehamwood region.

Operating Systems Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 31.82% 22.45% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -28.91%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Linux
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Linux Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Linux
Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Borehamwood region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 (58.82%) Apache
1 10 (58.82%) PHP
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
1 10 (58.82%) Zend
2 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
2 8 (47.06%) LAMP
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 8 (47.06%) Magento
2 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 7 (41.18%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (35.29%) SS7
4 6 (35.29%) 4G
4 6 (35.29%) SIGTRAN
4 6 (35.29%) Erlang
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) Subversion
6 2 (11.76%) Symfony
6 2 (11.76%) Zend Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Drupal
6 2 (11.76%) PHP5
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 10 (58.82%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Drupal
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) SS7
1 6 (35.29%) 4G
1 6 (35.29%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Software Developer
3 8 (47.06%) PHP Developer
3 8 (47.06%) PHP Magento Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Magento Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior Test Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) LAMP
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Symfony
3 2 (11.76%) Zend Framework
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (5.88%) WinForms
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Coaching
2 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) Erlang
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle