The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 29 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 5.95% 4.18% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 23.40% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 11
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
Norfolk

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

Operating Systems Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 47 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 13.89% 17.87% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 55
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,410 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Linux
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Linux Salary Trend in Norwich

Linux
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Norwich

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 17 (73.91%) MySQL
1 17 (73.91%) PHP
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) jQuery
4 13 (56.52%) HTML5
4 13 (56.52%) Apache
5 10 (43.48%) TDD
5 10 (43.48%) BDD
5 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) Drupal
7 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
7 6 (26.09%) Laravel
7 6 (26.09%) Publishing
8 5 (21.74%) Kindle
8 5 (21.74%) CSS3
8 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
8 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Code Coverage
9 4 (17.39%) Project Management
9 4 (17.39%) MVC
9 4 (17.39%) Scrum
9 4 (17.39%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
9 4 (17.39%) OOP
9 4 (17.39%) CRM
9 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Ruby
9 4 (17.39%) Ext JS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (56.52%) Apache
2 9 (39.13%) Drupal
3 4 (17.39%) WordPress
3 4 (17.39%) Node.js
4 2 (8.70%) JCAPS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 6 (26.09%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
1 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 14 (60.87%) jQuery
3 13 (56.52%) HTML5
4 6 (26.09%) Laravel
5 5 (21.74%) CSS3
6 4 (17.39%) Sass
6 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (17.39%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (17.39%) Ext JS
6 4 (17.39%) LAMP
7 2 (8.70%) JNI
7 2 (8.70%) Kohana
7 2 (8.70%) Middleware
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (4.35%) Drools
8 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Kindle
3 4 (17.39%) Social Media
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) TDD
1 10 (43.48%) BDD
2 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Code Coverage
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) OOP
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
3 4 (17.39%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) PHP
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.70%) C
5 2 (8.70%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
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