The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 6.82% - 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% - 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Average salary £31,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 29.55% 32.11% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 26
Average salary £31,500 £29,375 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.23% -16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,295 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £67,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Linux
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Linux Salary Trend in Worthing

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (41.67%) MariaDB
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Solr
2 5 (41.67%) Endeca
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) MSTest
1 1 (8.33%) VectorCAST
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) SOA Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) SQL DBA
2 5 (41.67%) DBA
2 5 (41.67%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Endeca
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft