The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Weymouth region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 4.17% 2.50% 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 12.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 4.17% 20.00% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
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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 25 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) CodeWarrior
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) CodeWarrior
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared