The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 7 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 18.75% 16.39% 43.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 66.67% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 26
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Ealing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 25.00% 24.59% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 31
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -7.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

Linux
Salary Trend in Ealing

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

Linux Salary Trend in Ealing

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 7 (77.78%) Maven
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (66.67%) RESTful
4 4 (44.44%) Publishing
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) XSLT
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) XQuery
6 2 (22.22%) XPath
6 2 (22.22%) MarkLogic
6 2 (22.22%) Gradle
7 1 (11.11%) Perl
7 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) Sybase
7 1 (11.11%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) COM
7 1 (11.11%) Solaris

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MarkLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
1 7 (77.78%) Maven
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Gradle
General
1 4 (44.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Principal Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Database Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Support Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Chemistry
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Content Management
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) XQuery
2 2 (22.22%) XPath
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards