The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 33 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.57% 1.91% 3.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.73% 6.76% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 12
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
Linux
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.71% 28.24% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 70 91
Median salary £36,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Linux
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bedford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 17 (68.00%) C++
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Mathematics
2 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 16 (64.00%) PhD
3 13 (52.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) Physics
4 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (44.00%) Aerospace
5 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (28.00%) SDLC
6 6 (24.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (24.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) Robotics
6 6 (24.00%) Games
6 6 (24.00%) OpenGL
6 6 (24.00%) STL
6 6 (24.00%) MFC
7 5 (20.00%) AIX
7 5 (20.00%) Python
7 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.00%) SAN
7 5 (20.00%) Firmware
7 5 (20.00%) Unix
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Electronics
7 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (20.00%) PowerHA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
1 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 11 (44.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (24.00%) Games
3 5 (20.00%) Avionics
3 5 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior
3 5 (20.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) AIX Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) AIX Support
6 2 (8.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) AIX Technician
6 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) SAN Support
6 2 (8.00%) Senior AIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (24.00%) MFC
1 6 (24.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (24.00%) STL
2 5 (20.00%) Yocto
3 1 (4.00%) Grails
3 1 (4.00%) J2SE
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (44.00%) Physics
3 6 (24.00%) Robotics
4 3 (12.00%) LPAR
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) AIX
2 5 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (28.00%) SDLC
4 6 (24.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
1 16 (64.00%) PhD
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Firmware
1 5 (20.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Linux-HA
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
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