The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 1 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 31 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 52.54% 15.00% 22.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.81% 25.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 11
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Operating Systems Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 71.19% 58.33% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 22
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

Linux
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cwmbran

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cwmbran region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 46 (58.97%) Perl
2 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.31%) UNIX
4 30 (38.46%) Java
5 29 (37.18%) Bash Shell
6 27 (34.62%) Python
7 24 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 24 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 22 (28.21%) Oracle
9 21 (26.92%) Marketing
10 20 (25.64%) Solaris
10 20 (25.64%) SaaS
11 19 (24.36%) PaaS
11 19 (24.36%) Big Data
11 19 (24.36%) Mobile Marketing
11 19 (24.36%) DTV
11 19 (24.36%) E-Commerce
11 19 (24.36%) Data Mining
11 19 (24.36%) Advertising
12 18 (23.08%) Korn
12 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
12 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (21.79%) Cucumber
13 17 (21.79%) Web Services
14 16 (20.51%) Client/Server
14 16 (20.51%) SQL
14 16 (20.51%) Scrum
15 15 (19.23%) Perforce
15 15 (19.23%) Degree
15 15 (19.23%) Jenkins

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 12 (15.38%) Node.js
2 9 (11.54%) Confluence
3 7 (8.97%) Apache
4 5 (6.41%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.13%) JBoss
6 2 (2.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.64%) SaaS
2 19 (24.36%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) VoIP
1 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.54%) DVB
3 7 (8.97%) SNMP
3 7 (8.97%) IGMP
3 7 (8.97%) RTSP
3 7 (8.97%) Multicast
3 7 (8.97%) Unicast
4 3 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (2.56%) LAN
5 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.28%) HTTP
6 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) Data Mining
1 19 (24.36%) Big Data
2 8 (10.26%) VoltDB
2 8 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Cucumber
2 15 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 12 (15.38%) Selenium
4 11 (14.10%) Subversion
4 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
5 10 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (11.54%) JUnit
6 9 (11.54%) TestLink
6 9 (11.54%) JIRA
7 4 (5.13%) FitNesse
General
1 24 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 21 (26.92%) Marketing
3 19 (24.36%) Advertising
4 4 (5.13%) Finance
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Analyst
2 20 (25.64%) Technical Support
3 16 (20.51%) Test Analyst
4 15 (19.23%) Support Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Test Engineer
6 10 (12.82%) Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (8.97%) Team Leader
8 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Database Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Software Tester
10 4 (5.13%) Tester
11 3 (3.85%) AWS Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Graduate
12 2 (2.56%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
12 2 (2.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) Web Services
2 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
3 11 (14.10%) REST
4 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) DTV
2 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (20.51%) Client/Server
4 11 (14.10%) Digital Media
4 11 (14.10%) User Experience
5 9 (11.54%) Statistics
6 4 (5.13%) IPTV
7 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.56%) Clustering
9 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.31%) UNIX
2 20 (25.64%) Solaris
3 14 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (15.38%) Windows
5 9 (11.54%) CentOS
6 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) E-Commerce
2 19 (24.36%) Mobile Marketing
3 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 16 (20.51%) Scrum
5 14 (17.95%) Test Management
6 11 (14.10%) API Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.54%) Product Management
7 9 (11.54%) BDD
7 9 (11.54%) SDLC
7 9 (11.54%) TDD
7 9 (11.54%) Software Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Automated Testing
8 8 (10.26%) ETL
8 8 (10.26%) Manual Testing
9 5 (6.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (6.41%) Cyber Security
9 5 (6.41%) Automation Testing
10 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.97%) Perl
2 30 (38.46%) Java
3 29 (37.18%) Bash Shell
4 27 (34.62%) Python
5 24 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 18 (23.08%) Korn
7 16 (20.51%) SQL
8 9 (11.54%) C++
8 9 (11.54%) Shell Script
8 9 (11.54%) Objective-C
9 8 (10.26%) Ruby
9 8 (10.26%) C
10 6 (7.69%) Groovy
10 6 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.13%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Oracle
2 15 (19.23%) Perforce
3 14 (17.95%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.13%) Borland
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) Apple
5 2 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago