The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Royston region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 2 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 25.00% 16.67% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 33.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 25.00% 50.00% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 9
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Hertfordshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Linux
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Linux Salary Trend in Royston

Linux
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Royston 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) E-Learning

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Royston 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
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago