The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Eastbourne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 1 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastbourne 46.15% 4.17% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 14.29% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
East Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Eastbourne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastbourne 61.54% 29.17% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 9
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastbourne

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Eastbourne

Linux
Salary Trend in Eastbourne

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

Linux Salary Trend in Eastbourne

Linux
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Eastbourne

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Eastbourne 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 24 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 12 (50.00%) Web Services
2 12 (50.00%) XML
2 12 (50.00%) Ajax
2 12 (50.00%) Qt
2 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 12 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Android
2 12 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (50.00%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Eastbourne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Eastbourne 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 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
1 12 (50.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Web Services
1 12 (50.00%) XML
1 12 (50.00%) Ajax
1 12 (50.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 12 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
1 12 (50.00%) Android
1 12 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) ISO 9001