The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 3.13% - 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Linux
Kent

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

Operating Systems Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 21.88% 66.67% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 1
Average salary £32,615 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Linux
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

Linux Salary Trend in Canterbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Phalcon
4 2 (33.33%) lodash
4 2 (33.33%) gulp
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) MariaDB
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) wxWidgets
4 2 (33.33%) Cygwin
4 2 (33.33%) VirtualBox

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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 3 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) gulp
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (16.67%) OO PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) lodash
3 2 (33.33%) Phalcon
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) wxWidgets
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Dojo
4 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Cygwin
1 2 (33.33%) VirtualBox
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