The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Loughborough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 16.13% 3.23% 22.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 20.00% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 10
Average salary £38,000 £33,750 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.59% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,750 £26,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 25.81% 16.13% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Average salary £36,500 £41,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.97% +67.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £31,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £35,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Leicestershire

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 24 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (92.00%) MySQL
2 20 (80.00%) Python
2 20 (80.00%) Subversion
2 20 (80.00%) Ajax
2 20 (80.00%) Django
2 20 (80.00%) jQuery
2 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (80.00%) Mercurial
3 17 (68.00%) Backbone.js
3 17 (68.00%) CSS
3 17 (68.00%) HTML
4 15 (60.00%) MVC
4 15 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 15 (60.00%) Twitter
4 15 (60.00%) HTML5
4 15 (60.00%) CSS3
4 15 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (60.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 13 (52.00%) nginx
6 10 (40.00%) Apache
7 8 (32.00%) Web Development
8 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (24.00%) Marketing
9 6 (24.00%) FMCG
9 6 (24.00%) Sun
10 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
10 5 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (20.00%) Grunt
11 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (52.00%) nginx
2 10 (40.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Simulink
1 1 (4.00%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) VLAN
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Subversion
1 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 20 (80.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (20.00%) Grunt
General
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Programmer
5 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Python Programmer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) Ajax
1 20 (80.00%) Django
1 20 (80.00%) jQuery
2 17 (68.00%) Backbone.js
2 17 (68.00%) CSS
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
3 15 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 15 (60.00%) HTML5
3 15 (60.00%) CSS3
3 15 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (60.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) FMCG
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Web Development
3 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (12.00%) SEO
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (80.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Twitter
2 6 (24.00%) Sun
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) VMware