The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Folkestone region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 9.76% - 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Operating Systems Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 24.39% 56.25% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Kent

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Linux
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Linux Salary Trend in Folkestone

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) J2SE
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Back Office
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) jMock
1 4 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
General
1 4 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) J2SE
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) XMLBeans
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss