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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 10 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 11.48% 16.67% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.68% 39.29% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
19 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 15.57% 42.42% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 41
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 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 (76.19%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Oracle
3 14 (66.67%) Java
3 14 (66.67%) XML
4 13 (61.90%) Web Services
5 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (52.38%) JUnit
6 10 (47.62%) HTML
6 10 (47.62%) J2EE
6 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
6 10 (47.62%) Subversion
6 10 (47.62%) Spring
6 10 (47.62%) Maven
6 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
7 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
7 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
7 9 (42.86%) Jetty
7 9 (42.86%) Apache CXF
7 9 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
7 9 (42.86%) JMS
7 9 (42.86%) XML Schema
7 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
7 9 (42.86%) UML
7 9 (42.86%) OO
7 9 (42.86%) JBoss
7 9 (42.86%) PL/SQL
7 9 (42.86%) Ant

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
2 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 9 (42.86%) Jetty
2 9 (42.86%) JBoss
3 5 (23.81%) Confluence
4 2 (9.52%) Apache
5 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) JUnit
2 10 (47.62%) Subversion
2 10 (47.62%) Maven
3 9 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 9 (42.86%) Ant
4 5 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
4 5 (23.81%) Selenium
5 4 (19.05%) Toad
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.76%) Concordion
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Server Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Release Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) XML
2 13 (61.90%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) Spring
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) J2EE
4 9 (42.86%) JDBC
4 9 (42.86%) JMS
4 9 (42.86%) XML Schema
4 9 (42.86%) JAXB
4 9 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (42.86%) Apache CXF
5 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
6 4 (19.05%) Apache Camel
7 1 (4.76%) LAMP
7 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 9 (42.86%) UML
2 9 (42.86%) OO
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Test Management
4 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.52%) System Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 5 (23.81%) VBScript
5 5 (23.81%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft