The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 13.54% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
Herefordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 54.17% 20.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 51 4 3
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £29,100 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £21,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Linux
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hereford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Hereford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Hereford region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Hereford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Hereford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (86.36%) C
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) Electronics
3 15 (68.18%) SNMP
3 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
3 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
4 13 (59.09%) Windows
4 13 (59.09%) C#
5 12 (54.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 10 (45.45%) Device Driver Development
6 10 (45.45%) Device Driver
6 10 (45.45%) Firmware
7 8 (36.36%) Ajax
7 8 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (36.36%) JSON
7 8 (36.36%) Yocto
7 8 (36.36%) Node.js
7 8 (36.36%) WebSockets
8 7 (31.82%) RS-485
8 7 (31.82%) EMC
8 7 (31.82%) VHDL
8 7 (31.82%) Verilog
8 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
9 6 (27.27%) Embedded C
9 6 (27.27%) Web Design
9 6 (27.27%) HTML
9 6 (27.27%) HTML5
10 4 (18.18%) HTML5 Canvas
11 3 (13.64%) Defect Tracking
11 3 (13.64%) Pthreads

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) SNMP
1 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
2 7 (31.82%) RS-485
General
1 18 (81.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Hardware Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Ajax
1 8 (36.36%) JSON
1 8 (36.36%) Node.js
1 8 (36.36%) WebSockets
1 8 (36.36%) Yocto
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) HTML5
3 4 (18.18%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (45.45%) Device Driver
3 7 (31.82%) Verilog
3 7 (31.82%) VHDL
4 1 (4.55%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (13.64%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Device Driver Development
3 6 (27.27%) Web Design
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 13 (59.09%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) Embedded C
5 3 (13.64%) C++
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) EMC