The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 4.35% - 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £39,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 8.70% - 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £33,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

Linux
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

Linux Salary Trend in Weymouth

Linux
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 14 (87.50%) OpenMP
2 14 (87.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (87.50%) Algorithms
2 14 (87.50%) Concurrent Programming
2 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) Validation
2 14 (87.50%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) Intel
2 14 (87.50%) MATLAB
2 14 (87.50%) UML
2 14 (87.50%) OO
3 12 (75.00%) Signal Processing
4 10 (62.50%) Parallel Programming
4 10 (62.50%) DO-178B
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 16 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (87.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (62.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (62.50%) Senior Java Engineer
3 10 (62.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 10 (62.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Algorithms
1 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Concurrent Programming
2 14 (87.50%) OO
2 14 (87.50%) UML
2 14 (87.50%) Validation
3 12 (75.00%) Signal Processing
4 10 (62.50%) Parallel Programming
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Intel