The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 2.78% - 12.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
Staffordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 26.39% 21.31% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 12
Average salary £31,250 £20,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.43% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £36,350 £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Linux Salary Trend in Lichfield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago