The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kettering region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 14.71% - 44.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 15
Average salary £37,500 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Northamptonshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Kettering
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 32.35% 33.33% 73.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 25
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £39,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kettering

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Kettering

Linux
Salary Trend in Kettering

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

Linux Salary Trend in Kettering

Linux
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kettering 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 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PHP5

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kettering 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PHP5
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
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Posted: Yesterday
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