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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 20.69% 15.79% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £31,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
21 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 72.41% 21.05% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £47,500
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 1 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Symfony
5 2 (33.33%) Zend
5 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Laravel
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
6 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
6 1 (16.67%) Animation
6 1 (16.67%) Sass

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Junior
4 3 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 3 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) Symfony
4 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (16.67%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Zend
Canterbury, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago