The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Doncaster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 3 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 8.77% 25.00% 7.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 70.00% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Linux
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 10 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 17.54% 35.71% 64.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 34
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

Linux
Salary Trend in Doncaster

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

Linux Salary Trend in Doncaster

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 9 (60.00%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) Java
4 8 (53.33%) JUnit
4 8 (53.33%) Subversion
5 7 (46.67%) Spring
5 7 (46.67%) Maven
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) Scrum
5 7 (46.67%) JAXB
5 7 (46.67%) JDBC
5 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (46.67%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) UML
5 7 (46.67%) OO
5 7 (46.67%) Ant
5 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
5 7 (46.67%) XML Schema
5 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
5 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Apache CXF
5 7 (46.67%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (40.00%) Apache Camel
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (40.00%) Jetty
6 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
6 6 (40.00%) JMS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 6 (40.00%) Jetty
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (40.00%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Project
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
1 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JUnit
1 8 (53.33%) Subversion
2 7 (46.67%) Maven
2 7 (46.67%) Ant
2 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (13.33%) Toad
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (6.67%) Concordion
5 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (26.67%) Military
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Release Coordinator
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) JAXB
2 7 (46.67%) JDBC
2 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) XML Schema
2 7 (46.67%) Apache CXF
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 6 (40.00%) JMS
3 6 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Scrum
1 7 (46.67%) UML
1 7 (46.67%) OO
1 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) VBScript
5 3 (20.00%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) HND
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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