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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 20.00% 8.33% 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.89% 18.18% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
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 Tewkesbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Tewkesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 22.50% 45.83% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 9
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Tewkesbury region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) sed
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) AWK
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) Korn
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) XSD
2 3 (33.33%) XSLT
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 14001
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) Summit
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) XSD
1 3 (33.33%) XSLT
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) XHTML
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Symfony
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) AWK
2 3 (33.33%) Korn
2 3 (33.33%) sed
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Zend