The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cwmbran region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 5 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 31.58% 43.08% 13.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 6
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 63.16% 43.08% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 12
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £32,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
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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 16 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 16 (51.61%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
5 8 (25.81%) MySQL
5 8 (25.81%) Web Services
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) SVG
6 7 (22.58%) OO
6 7 (22.58%) SoapUI
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
8 5 (16.13%) Spring
8 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
8 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
8 5 (16.13%) JAX-WS
8 5 (16.13%) JPA
8 5 (16.13%) CentOS
8 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (12.90%) Arduino
9 4 (12.90%) Groovy
9 4 (12.90%) Selenium
9 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
9 4 (12.90%) VoIP
9 4 (12.90%) UML
9 4 (12.90%) OOP
9 4 (12.90%) JUnit
9 4 (12.90%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) VoIP
2 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) SoapUI
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Hudson
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Team Leader
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Support
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Automation Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Java Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 7 (22.58%) CSS
2 7 (22.58%) SVG
3 5 (16.13%) Spring
3 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
3 5 (16.13%) JAX-WS
3 5 (16.13%) JPA
4 4 (12.90%) J2EE
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Arduino
2 3 (9.68%) DTV
2 3 (9.68%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) CentOS
1 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Solaris
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) OO
3 4 (12.90%) UML
3 4 (12.90%) OOP
3 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
4 3 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.45%) V-Model
5 2 (6.45%) BDD
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) Groovy
4 4 (12.90%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Xen
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Borland
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) Acme Packet
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase
Cwmbran
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago