The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 31.91% 10.20% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 62.50% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £23,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
Devon

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

Operating Systems Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 38.30% 16.33% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 6
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £19,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +68.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Linux
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Linux Salary Trend in Plymouth

Linux
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 18 (56.25%) HTML
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 14 (43.75%) Marketing
3 11 (34.38%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) Advertising
5 9 (28.13%) CSS
5 9 (28.13%) OO
5 9 (28.13%) Flash
5 9 (28.13%) MySQL
5 9 (28.13%) jQuery
5 9 (28.13%) Campaign Management
6 7 (21.88%) PhpStorm
6 7 (21.88%) Bower
6 7 (21.88%) OO PHP
6 7 (21.88%) CSS3
6 7 (21.88%) Laravel
6 7 (21.88%) LESS
6 7 (21.88%) gulp
6 7 (21.88%) WordPress
6 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
6 7 (21.88%) HTML5
6 7 (21.88%) Web Development
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) Photoshop
6 7 (21.88%) PHP
6 7 (21.88%) Adobe
6 7 (21.88%) CRM
6 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
6 7 (21.88%) CMS
7 6 (18.75%) MATLAB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 7 (21.88%) CMS
1 7 (21.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Bower
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
1 7 (21.88%) gulp
1 7 (21.88%) PhpStorm
General
1 14 (43.75%) Marketing
2 10 (31.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Systems Support
2 10 (31.25%) Administrator
2 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Junior
3 7 (21.88%) Junior Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Junior Web Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Data Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Support
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) CSS
2 9 (28.13%) Flash
2 9 (28.13%) jQuery
3 7 (21.88%) CSS3
3 7 (21.88%) HTML5
3 7 (21.88%) Laravel
3 7 (21.88%) LESS
4 6 (18.75%) NumPy
4 6 (18.75%) SciPy
5 2 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
1 6 (18.75%) Statistics
1 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Campaign Management
1 9 (28.13%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) CRM
2 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
2 7 (21.88%) OO PHP
2 7 (21.88%) TDD
2 7 (21.88%) Web Development
3 6 (18.75%) Data Validation
3 6 (18.75%) Validation
4 3 (9.38%) API Design
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) OOD
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) PHP
4 6 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) C++
4 6 (18.75%) MATLAB
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.38%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Adobe
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