The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 11.63% 23.33% 31.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 50.00% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 18
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £27,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 25.58% 46.67% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 25
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Linux
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Linux Salary Trend in Loughborough

Linux
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) SEO
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (37.50%) ElastiCache
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (37.50%) Social Media
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) Django
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) FMCG
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) nginx
4 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (37.50%) ElastiCache
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Assistant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Django
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Social Media
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) SEO
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCSP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCIP
2 1 (12.50%) CCDA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) Zend
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago