The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 4.55% - 26.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £29,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Chatham region.

Operating Systems Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 13.64% 9.09% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £34,000 £28,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.35% -27.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £21,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Linux
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chatham

Linux
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chatham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL