The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Trowbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 6.82% 20.00% 21.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 30.77% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £26,000 £23,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Trowbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 22.73% 65.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 4
Average salary £26,250 £23,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.70% -28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

Linux
Salary Trend in Trowbridge

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

Linux Salary Trend in Trowbridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Trowbridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Trowbridge 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 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ingres
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Trowbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Trowbridge 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 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix