The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.99% 1.94% 3.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 5.56% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 13.86% 34.84% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 46 38
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Linux
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stevenage

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Mac OS X
1 5 (71.43%) Qt
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Fortran
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Aerospace

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) RSpec
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) NetBeans
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Qt
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
3 1 (14.29%) DirectX
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) UML
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) TDD
1 1 (14.29%) Logistics
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Fortran
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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