The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 5.66% 15.69% 4.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 57.14% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Kent

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

Operating Systems Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 16.98% 27.45% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 26
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £26,000 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

The demand trend of job ads across the Dartford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Linux
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Dartford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dartford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) SEO
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) GTK+
2 1 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) SEO
2 2 (18.18%) Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) C
3 2 (18.18%) ANSI C
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) HND
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Brocade
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sun