The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.43% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Median salary £49,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
West 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 Herefordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 43.48% 16.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 49 6 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 £25,000 £27,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £21,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

Linux
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Hereford - 12 £49,250 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 20 (86.96%) C
2 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 18 (78.26%) Electronics
3 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
3 17 (73.91%) SNMP
3 17 (73.91%) TCP/IP
4 12 (52.17%) C#
4 12 (52.17%) Windows
4 12 (52.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 11 (47.83%) Device Driver Development
5 11 (47.83%) Device Driver
6 10 (43.48%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (43.48%) Node.js
6 10 (43.48%) WebSockets
7 9 (39.13%) Ajax
7 9 (39.13%) Yocto
7 9 (39.13%) JSON
7 9 (39.13%) Firmware
8 7 (30.43%) Web Design
9 6 (26.09%) VHDL
9 6 (26.09%) Verilog
9 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
9 6 (26.09%) EMC
9 6 (26.09%) HTML
9 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
9 6 (26.09%) RS-485
9 6 (26.09%) HTML5
10 4 (17.39%) HTML5 Canvas
11 3 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
11 3 (13.04%) Pthreads

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 17 (73.91%) SNMP
1 17 (73.91%) TCP/IP
2 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
2 6 (26.09%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (78.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Node.js
1 10 (43.48%) WebSockets
2 9 (39.13%) Ajax
2 9 (39.13%) JSON
2 9 (39.13%) Yocto
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (47.83%) Device Driver
3 6 (26.09%) Verilog
3 6 (26.09%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (13.04%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) Device Driver Development
3 7 (30.43%) Web Design
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C
2 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
5 3 (13.04%) C++
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) EMC