The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chichester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chichester - - 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
Linux
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Chichester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chichester 5.26% 19.40% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 34
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +71.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chichester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chichester

Linux
Salary Trend in Chichester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chichester

Linux
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chichester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chichester 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chichester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chichester 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB