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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 6.25% 6.45% 5.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 54.55% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
21 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 14.58% 11.83% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 7
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 2 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 13 (72.22%) PHP
2 12 (66.67%) MySQL
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) OOP
4 7 (38.89%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Apache
5 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) LAMP
7 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 4 (22.22%) Spring
7 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) C++
7 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 4 (22.22%) HTML5
7 4 (22.22%) SDLC
8 3 (16.67%) PHP5
8 3 (16.67%) Magento
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) CMS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
4 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 2 (11.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) Spring
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Zend Framework
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Android SDK
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) Swing
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) EPoS
1 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) OOP
2 7 (38.89%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Pay per click
7 2 (11.11%) Online Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) SEO
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Android Development
7 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 1 (5.56%) High Availability
8 1 (5.56%) SIEM
8 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) PHP
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) Perl
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) PHP5
7 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
7 2 (11.11%) C
7 2 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 1 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Zend
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago