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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 10.77% 7.10% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.00% 39.39% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 3
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,965 £45,000 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Linux
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 19.23% 18.03% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 14
Median salary £30,764 £40,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.09% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Linux
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Durham

Linux
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Durham region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees +12 3 £35,000 +37.25%
Linux
North East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Durham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) C++
3 12 (48.00%) OO
3 12 (48.00%) Subversion
4 11 (44.00%) Qt
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) Unix
4 11 (44.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (36.00%) C
6 8 (32.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) RS-232
6 8 (32.00%) RS-485
6 8 (32.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (32.00%) UML
6 8 (32.00%) Objective-C
6 8 (32.00%) Bluetooth
6 8 (32.00%) Embedded C
6 8 (32.00%) Embedded C++
6 8 (32.00%) Firmware
6 8 (32.00%) Android
6 8 (32.00%) Apple iOS
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) Degree
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (24.00%) PHP
7 6 (24.00%) MySQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (32.00%) Bluetooth
2 8 (32.00%) RS-232
2 8 (32.00%) RS-485
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) SSL
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (48.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) C Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior
7 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Qt
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) JSON
3 4 (16.00%) LAMP
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) Node.js
4 3 (12.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) WPF
5 2 (8.00%) XHTML
5 2 (8.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (4.00%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Unix
2 8 (32.00%) Android
2 8 (32.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (48.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) UML
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) Web Development
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) SEO
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) OOD
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) C++
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C++
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) Objective-C
5 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (24.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Firmware
2 3 (12.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter
2 1 (4.00%) Zend
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