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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 7.89% 11.84% 8.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 56.25% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 15.79% 21.05% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 19
Average salary £41,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) MarkLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) XQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Publishing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Gradle
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree