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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 19 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 13.97% 16.67% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.36% 42.42% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £29,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
22 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 16.18% 39.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 36
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £23,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle
3 13 (54.17%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) XML
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
4 12 (50.00%) Web Services
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) JUnit
7 9 (37.50%) J2EE
7 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
7 9 (37.50%) Spring
7 9 (37.50%) Maven
7 9 (37.50%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) Scrum
8 8 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (33.33%) Subversion
8 8 (33.33%) Jetty
8 8 (33.33%) Apache CXF
8 8 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 8 (33.33%) XML Schema
8 8 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 8 (33.33%) JAXB
8 8 (33.33%) NetApp

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 8 (33.33%) Jetty
2 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 8 (33.33%) JBoss
3 6 (25.00%) Confluence
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Teamcenter
1 1 (4.17%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JUnit
2 9 (37.50%) Maven
3 8 (33.33%) Subversion
3 8 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 8 (33.33%) Ant
4 6 (25.00%) JIRA
5 5 (20.83%) Selenium
5 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (16.67%) Toad
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (4.17%) Concordion
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Server Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Storage Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) XML
2 12 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) J2EE
4 9 (37.50%) Spring
5 8 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (33.33%) Apache CXF
5 8 (33.33%) XML Schema
5 8 (33.33%) JAXB
5 8 (33.33%) JMS
5 8 (33.33%) JDBC
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
9 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
2 8 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 8 (33.33%) UML
2 8 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) Test Management
5 4 (16.67%) Time Management
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) Java
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (20.83%) VBScript
5 5 (20.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (8.33%) HND
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) NetApp
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) IronPort
5 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.50%) Websense
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Juniper
5 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
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