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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 4 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 3.23% 22.22% 4.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 66.67% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
Lincolnshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 45.16% 33.33% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 20
Average salary £23,500 £32,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.56% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £25,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Linux
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Linux Salary Trend in Lincoln

Linux
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Apache
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Modular Programming
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) PHP5
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 8 (88.89%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) UML
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Modular Programming
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
2 1 (11.11%) OOP
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) PHP5
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago