The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 32 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.85% 4.33% 5.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.09% 21.50% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 20
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 107 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.38% 20.15% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 78 93 101
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,120 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Linux
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +15 23 £45,000 +14.64% 6
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 54 (87.10%) Windows
2 36 (58.06%) C++
3 35 (56.45%) C#
4 34 (54.84%) C
5 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
6 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (38.71%) .NET
8 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
9 21 (33.87%) Multithreading
10 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
10 18 (29.03%) HTML
10 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 17 (27.42%) Embedded C
11 17 (27.42%) Python
12 16 (25.81%) XML
13 15 (24.19%) SQL
13 15 (24.19%) Firmware
13 15 (24.19%) OpenGL
13 15 (24.19%) Device Driver
13 15 (24.19%) 3D Graphics
13 15 (24.19%) Streaming Video
13 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
13 15 (24.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 15 (24.19%) Embedded Linux
13 15 (24.19%) Direct3D
14 14 (22.58%) Visualisation
15 12 (19.35%) RESTful
15 12 (19.35%) Web Services
16 11 (17.74%) XSD
16 11 (17.74%) T-SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (8.06%) IIS
1 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
1 5 (8.06%) nginx
1 5 (8.06%) Lync
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Photoshop
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.06%) Fireworks
1 5 (8.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.23%) TargetLink
2 2 (3.23%) Simulink
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Network Security
2 9 (14.52%) VoIP
3 7 (11.29%) WAN
3 7 (11.29%) LAN
4 6 (9.68%) Wireless
5 5 (8.06%) SSH
5 5 (8.06%) Broadband
6 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.84%) VPN
7 3 (4.84%) IPv6
7 3 (4.84%) SAN
7 3 (4.84%) Firewall
8 2 (3.23%) ISDN
9 1 (1.61%) DNS
9 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) WinDbg
2 5 (8.06%) Aptana Studio
3 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.84%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (4.84%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.23%) PeopleTools
6 1 (1.61%) Maven
6 1 (1.61%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.61%) Mockito
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.84%) Automotive
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Software Engineer
2 20 (32.26%) Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Senior Software Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (17.74%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (9.68%) C++ Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior C++ Developer
8 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) C++/C# Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) .NET
2 18 (29.03%) HTML
3 16 (25.81%) XML
4 15 (24.19%) OpenGL
4 15 (24.19%) Direct3D
5 12 (19.35%) RESTful
5 12 (19.35%) Web Services
6 11 (17.74%) XSD
6 11 (17.74%) WCF
6 11 (17.74%) WPF
6 11 (17.74%) WF
6 11 (17.74%) Silverlight
6 11 (17.74%) .NET Remoting
6 11 (17.74%) WinForms
6 11 (17.74%) REST
7 7 (11.29%) Ajax
7 7 (11.29%) Middleware
7 7 (11.29%) CSS
8 5 (8.06%) Classic ASP
8 5 (8.06%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Device Driver
1 15 (24.19%) 3D Graphics
1 15 (24.19%) Streaming Video
1 15 (24.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (22.58%) Visualisation
3 11 (17.74%) MPEG
4 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.06%) DataPower
6 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.61%) CCTV
8 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 54 (87.10%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (17.74%) Android
4 9 (14.52%) Mac OS
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.29%) UNIX
7 5 (8.06%) Ubuntu
7 5 (8.06%) AIX
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.23%) Solaris
9 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.87%) Multithreading
4 11 (17.74%) Workflow
4 11 (17.74%) Scrum
5 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
6 8 (12.90%) ITIL
6 8 (12.90%) OO
7 6 (9.68%) OOP
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (8.06%) UML
8 5 (8.06%) Service Management
9 3 (4.84%) Change Management
9 3 (4.84%) Code Coverage
9 3 (4.84%) Requirements Management
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.23%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) C++
2 35 (56.45%) C#
3 34 (54.84%) C
4 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 17 (27.42%) Python
5 17 (27.42%) Embedded C
6 15 (24.19%) SQL
6 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
7 11 (17.74%) XPath
7 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
8 9 (14.52%) Embedded C++
8 9 (14.52%) Perl
8 9 (14.52%) Groovy
8 9 (14.52%) Ruby
9 8 (12.90%) Assembly Language
10 7 (11.29%) PHP
11 5 (8.06%) PHP5
12 4 (6.45%) Delphi
13 3 (4.84%) Java
13 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
1 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) Degree
3 5 (8.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.23%) HND
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) OCP
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Firmware
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) IBM
4 5 (8.06%) Adobe
5 3 (4.84%) Intel
5 3 (4.84%) AccuRev
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Borland
7 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
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