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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hungerford 4.84% 92.86% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +43.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Linux
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Hungerford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hungerford 4.84% 92.86% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +43.93%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hungerford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hungerford

Linux
Salary Trend in Hungerford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hungerford

Linux
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hungerford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hungerford 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hungerford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hungerford 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle