The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huntingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 2.08% 5.06% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 26.67% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £61,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.75% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Huntingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 15.63% 18.99% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 13
Average salary £23,750 £37,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Huntingdon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Huntingdon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Huntingdon 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%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Redmine
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MFC
3 1 (33.33%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Huntingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Huntingdon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (33.33%) Redmine
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MFC
1 1 (33.33%) STL
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Motorola