The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 8.89% 10.00% 25.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 33.33% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 16
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £31,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 40.00% 30.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 29
Average salary £22,500 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.82% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Linux
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cornwall

Linux
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Falmouth - 3 £32,500 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Android
2 5 (50.00%) Qt
2 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Android Development
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) HND
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Adobe

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Support
3 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Qt
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Zend
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter