The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tewkesbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 8 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 20.00% 6.25% 7.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 50.00% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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 Tewkesbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Tewkesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 50.00% 12.50% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 29
Average salary £42,500 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

Linux
Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

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

Linux Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 9 (69.23%) C
1 9 (69.23%) C++
1 9 (69.23%) IBM
1 9 (69.23%) Embedded C
1 9 (69.23%) Embedded C++
1 9 (69.23%) Firmware
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
3 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) QA
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Electronics

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) QA Manager
2 3 (23.08%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C
1 9 (69.23%) C++
1 9 (69.23%) Embedded C
1 9 (69.23%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Tewkesbury
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