The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Darlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 11 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 7.32% - 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Durham

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

Operating Systems Category
Darlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 19.51% 17.65% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 17
Average salary £40,000 £19,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.12% -56.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

Linux
Salary Trend in Darlington

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

Linux Salary Trend in Darlington

Linux
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Sybase
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) API Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSL
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSL
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) API Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sybase