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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
North East / Durham
Rank 27 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.64% 10.95% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 51.72% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 2
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
16 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 14.55% 21.17% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 16
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £36,018
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 - 1 £21,500 - 1
Linux
North East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 18 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (85.00%) Qt
2 17 (85.00%) Subversion
2 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) C++
2 17 (85.00%) Ethernet
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Java
4 14 (70.00%) Objective-C
4 14 (70.00%) Android
4 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
4 14 (70.00%) Unix
4 14 (70.00%) UML
4 14 (70.00%) OO
4 14 (70.00%) Embedded C
4 14 (70.00%) Embedded C++
4 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (70.00%) Bluetooth
4 14 (70.00%) Firmware
4 14 (70.00%) C
4 14 (70.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) RS-232
4 14 (70.00%) RS-485
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.00%) WPF
6 2 (10.00%) Games
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Apache

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 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Ethernet
2 14 (70.00%) Bluetooth
2 14 (70.00%) RS-232
2 14 (70.00%) RS-485
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (85.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) C Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) Qt
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) LESS
3 1 (5.00%) RequireJS
3 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Android
1 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (70.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) OO
2 14 (70.00%) UML
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) C
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C++
3 14 (70.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) cPanel
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
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