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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 30.43% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 30.43% 4.17% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £39,000 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 6 (85.71%) Concurrent Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Intel
2 6 (85.71%) MATLAB
2 6 (85.71%) Parallel Programming
2 6 (85.71%) DO-178B
2 6 (85.71%) Signal Processing
2 6 (85.71%) OpenMP
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Concurrent Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 6 (85.71%) Parallel Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Signal Processing
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Intel
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