The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stroud region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stroud 11.76% - 14.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £32,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stroud
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stroud 35.29% 50.00% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 11
Average salary £37,500 £19,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.36% -62.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £19,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stroud

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stroud

Linux
Salary Trend in Stroud

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stroud

Linux
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stroud

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stroud 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stroud by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stroud 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago