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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 3.13% 19.05% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 57.14% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 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
4 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 12.50% 33.33% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £31,500 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) Apache
1 8 (88.89%) Zend
2 6 (66.67%) LAMP
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (66.67%) Magento
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Drupal
4 2 (22.22%) PHP5
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) Symfony
5 1 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) QA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (88.89%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
3 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 6 (66.67%) PHP Magento Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Magento Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) LAMP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Symfony
3 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) EJB
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP5
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle