The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 6.17% 5.81% 7.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 62.50% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
Worcestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 15.43% 9.30% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 10
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Linux
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Worcester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 11 (55.00%) PHP
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) Spring
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) Perl
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) OOP
6 6 (30.00%) OO
6 6 (30.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Apache
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) CMS
9 3 (15.00%) C++
9 3 (15.00%) HTML5
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) SDLC
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) PHP5

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (15.00%) CMS
4 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (5.00%) Confluence
5 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) jQuery
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (10.00%) Android SDK
6 2 (10.00%) J2EE
7 1 (5.00%) Swing
7 1 (5.00%) XSLT
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) RESTful
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
2 1 (5.00%) DTV
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) OOP
1 6 (30.00%) OO
1 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Android Development
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) SEO
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PHP
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Perl
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) PHP5
6 2 (10.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Zend
1 2 (10.00%) Citrix
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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