The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 8.70% 3.26% 19.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.10% 9.68% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 21
Median salary £37,500 £65,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% -16.12%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
21 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 22.83% 33.70% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 47
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

The demand trend of job ads across the Worthing region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worthing region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 12 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Automotive
5 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 9 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 12 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree