The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 2 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 84.62% 40.00% 26.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 9
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgwater region.

Operating Systems Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 84.62% 66.67% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 9
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgwater region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

Linux
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bridgwater

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgwater region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (100.00%) Unix
1 19 (100.00%) Retail
2 15 (78.95%) Open Source
3 13 (68.42%) PHPUnit
3 13 (68.42%) HTML5
3 13 (68.42%) jQuery
3 13 (68.42%) Time Management
3 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
3 13 (68.42%) Ruby
3 13 (68.42%) Internet
3 13 (68.42%) Python
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) PHP
3 13 (68.42%) MySQL
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) REST
3 13 (68.42%) Laravel
3 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
4 9 (47.37%) Apache Solr
4 9 (47.37%) Code Optimisation
4 9 (47.37%) Couchbase
4 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) JIRA
4 9 (47.37%) Refactoring
4 9 (47.37%) Lucene
4 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (31.58%) CCENT
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Internet
2 6 (31.58%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) MySQL
2 9 (47.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
1 13 (68.42%) PHPUnit
2 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) JIRA
General
1 19 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Leader
2 8 (42.11%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Support
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Linux Support
4 4 (21.05%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) PHP Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Unix Support
5 2 (10.53%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
1 13 (68.42%) HTML5
1 13 (68.42%) jQuery
1 13 (68.42%) Laravel
1 13 (68.42%) REST
2 9 (47.37%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Open Source
2 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) Time Management
3 9 (47.37%) Code Optimisation
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (47.37%) Refactoring
3 9 (47.37%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
1 13 (68.42%) PHP
1 13 (68.42%) Python
1 13 (68.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCENT
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago