The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 16.03% 20.53% 10.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.75% 86.11% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 8
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,000 £36,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
Linux
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 36.64% 23.84% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 25
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Linux
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Linux Salary Trend in Poole

Linux
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Poole region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Poole

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 25 (59.52%) Windows
3 22 (52.38%) C++
3 22 (52.38%) OO
4 20 (47.62%) UNIX
5 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 17 (40.48%) OOP
7 16 (38.10%) Python
8 11 (26.19%) SQL
8 11 (26.19%) HTML
8 11 (26.19%) C
9 10 (23.81%) Web Development
9 10 (23.81%) Degree
9 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
10 9 (21.43%) Android
11 8 (19.05%) Perl
12 7 (16.67%) TIBCO
12 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (16.67%) MySQL
12 7 (16.67%) Oracle
12 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 7 (16.67%) Spotfire
12 7 (16.67%) Social Media
12 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
12 7 (16.67%) Big Data
12 7 (16.67%) Analytics
13 6 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (14.29%) QA
13 6 (14.29%) Subversion

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (16.67%) Spotfire
1 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 7 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Software Engineer
2 17 (40.48%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Server Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) TIBCO Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) SQL Data Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analyst
10 1 (2.38%) Applications Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Senior Applications Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (7.14%) STL
3 3 (7.14%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Social Media
3 6 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) UNIX
3 9 (21.43%) Android
4 6 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 22 (52.38%) OO
3 17 (40.48%) OOP
4 10 (23.81%) Web Development
5 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (16.67%) Analytics
6 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Android Development
7 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 3 (7.14%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) C++
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 16 (38.10%) Python
4 11 (26.19%) C
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 8 (19.05%) Perl
6 6 (14.29%) Java
7 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.52%) PHP
9 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
1 7 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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