The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 16.67% 23.68% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 33.33% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Median salary £36,000 £33,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.27% +10.83%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 58.33% 71.05% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 2
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Canterbury region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 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 Canterbury region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Phalcon
2 1 (25.00%) lodash
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) wxWidgets
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Cygwin
2 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) lodash
2 1 (25.00%) Phalcon
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Cygwin
1 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle