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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 2.04% 10.71% 9.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 56.25% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £61,500 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.47% +53.22%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
18 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 18.37% 19.05% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 12
Average salary £26,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.26% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) SaaS
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Advertising
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Statistics
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Redmine
6 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Docker

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Huntingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (12.50%) Redmine
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (62.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MFC
1 1 (12.50%) STL
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) C
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
6 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Motorola