The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 1.96% - 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £52,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 7.84% 26.83% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 13
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Linux
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ross-on-Wye - 1 £52,500 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) Metaprogramming

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Metaprogramming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python