The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Orpington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Orpington region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Orpington - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Orpington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Orpington 23.81% 10.53% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
London

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Orpington

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Orpington

Linux
Salary Trend in Orpington

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

Linux Salary Trend in Orpington

Linux
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Orpington

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Orpington 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Qt

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Orpington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Orpington 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree