The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Linux 40 58 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 13.99% 16.02% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.63% 56.86% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 11
Average salary £35,000 £40,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +34.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Devon region.

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 102 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 26.57% 28.18% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 70 67 89
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £22,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +43.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,500 £19,025
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £36,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Linux
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Devon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Devon

Linux
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Exeter -5 19 £35,000 -34.88% 2
Plymouth +1 12 £24,500 -59.16% 1
Buckfastleigh - 3 £45,000 -
Torquay - 3 £45,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 34 (47.22%) Windows
2 25 (34.72%) HTML
3 21 (29.17%) Java
3 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 20 (27.78%) Apache
4 20 (27.78%) TDD
5 19 (26.39%) C#
6 18 (25.00%) SQL
6 18 (25.00%) Marketing
7 17 (23.61%) MySQL
8 16 (22.22%) CSS
8 16 (22.22%) PHP
8 16 (22.22%) Degree
9 14 (19.44%) .NET
9 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
10 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
10 13 (18.06%) SOAP
10 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (18.06%) jQuery
10 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
10 13 (18.06%) Open Source
11 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (16.67%) QA
11 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (16.67%) OO
12 11 (15.28%) Python
12 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
12 11 (15.28%) SaaS
13 10 (13.89%) JIRA
13 10 (13.89%) HTML5

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 20 (27.78%) Apache
2 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.72%) CMS
3 7 (9.72%) IIS
3 7 (9.72%) WordPress
4 4 (5.56%) JBoss
4 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.17%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 9 (12.50%) MS Office
1 9 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (9.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) SaaS
2 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) SSH
2 2 (2.78%) LAN
2 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) VoIP
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
3 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) MySQL
2 8 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.33%) Big Data
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) JIRA
3 7 (9.72%) AccuRev
3 7 (9.72%) Bower
3 7 (9.72%) gulp
3 7 (9.72%) PhpStorm
3 7 (9.72%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 18 (25.00%) Marketing
2 10 (13.89%) Advertising
3 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 13 (18.06%) Systems Support
4 10 (13.89%) Administrator
4 10 (13.89%) IT Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.50%) IT Support
5 9 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Junior
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Software Manager
7 7 (9.72%) Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Junior Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Junior Web Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Web Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Data Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.72%) HTML
2 16 (22.22%) CSS
3 14 (19.44%) .NET
4 13 (18.06%) jQuery
4 13 (18.06%) SOAP
5 10 (13.89%) HTML5
6 9 (12.50%) Flash
7 8 (11.11%) Laravel
8 7 (9.72%) CSS3
8 7 (9.72%) LESS
9 6 (8.33%) NumPy
9 6 (8.33%) REST
9 6 (8.33%) Sass
9 6 (8.33%) SciPy
10 5 (6.94%) LAMP
11 4 (5.56%) Silverlight
12 3 (4.17%) JSON
12 3 (4.17%) OAuth
12 3 (4.17%) Symfony
12 3 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) Statistics
3 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.17%) Blog
4 3 (4.17%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.17%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.78%) PDA
6 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.22%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) Android
2 9 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.39%) OS/2
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) TDD
2 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
2 13 (18.06%) Open Source
3 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (16.67%) OO
4 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 9 (12.50%) Campaign Management
5 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 8 (11.11%) Web Development
7 7 (9.72%) CRM
7 7 (9.72%) DevOps
7 7 (9.72%) OO PHP
7 7 (9.72%) Validation
8 6 (8.33%) Data Validation
8 6 (8.33%) OOP
8 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.56%) High Availability
10 3 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) Java
1 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.39%) C#
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) PHP
5 11 (15.28%) Python
6 10 (13.89%) C++
7 6 (8.33%) MATLAB
8 5 (6.94%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.17%) C
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) CCNA
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.78%) MCSE
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCITP
3 1 (1.39%) OCP
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) ISO 14001
2 3 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Apple
3 7 (9.72%) Adobe
3 7 (9.72%) VMware
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle
5 4 (5.56%) IBM
6 3 (4.17%) EMC
6 3 (4.17%) NetApp
7 2 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £47559 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £39632 - £47559 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago