The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 18 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.55% 7.02% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 23.53% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 29.55% 29.82% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 39
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,150 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Linux
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 21 (95.45%) MySQL
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) PHP
2 19 (86.36%) Web Services
3 18 (81.82%) Oracle
3 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 17 (77.27%) Java
4 17 (77.27%) Apache
5 16 (72.73%) MVC
6 15 (68.18%) Tomcat
7 14 (63.64%) Degree
7 14 (63.64%) UNIX
8 12 (54.55%) Spring
9 11 (50.00%) Spring MVC
10 9 (40.91%) XSD
10 9 (40.91%) WSDL
10 9 (40.91%) SSL
10 9 (40.91%) JDBC
11 8 (36.36%) OO
12 6 (27.27%) CSS
12 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 6 (27.27%) HTML
13 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (22.73%) Smartphone
14 4 (18.18%) Subversion
14 4 (18.18%) Zend
14 4 (18.18%) Zend Studio
14 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
14 4 (18.18%) HTML5
14 4 (18.18%) Eclipse

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (77.27%) Apache
2 15 (68.18%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) MySQL
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
1 4 (18.18%) Zend Studio
1 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
1 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate
3 5 (22.73%) Trainee
4 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) Web Services
2 12 (54.55%) Spring
3 11 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 9 (40.91%) XSD
4 9 (40.91%) WSDL
4 9 (40.91%) JDBC
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 2 (9.09%) XSLT
7 2 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) STL
7 2 (9.09%) Struts
7 2 (9.09%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) J2EE
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (22.73%) Smartphone
2 2 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) PHP
3 17 (77.27%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Zend
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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