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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank 14 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 18.52% 2.78% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.02% 14.29% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
51 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 37.78% 19.44% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 5 5
Median salary £37,500 £27,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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
Hereford -1 25 £40,000 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (76.67%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Electronics
3 20 (66.67%) C
4 17 (56.67%) HTML
5 16 (53.33%) Firmware
6 13 (43.33%) EMC
6 13 (43.33%) VHDL
6 13 (43.33%) Verilog
6 13 (43.33%) Ethernet
6 13 (43.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 13 (43.33%) RS-485
7 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 10 (33.33%) HTML5
7 10 (33.33%) SNMP
7 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) CSS
8 7 (23.33%) ThreadX
8 7 (23.33%) MVC
8 7 (23.33%) Internet
8 7 (23.33%) ASIC
8 7 (23.33%) Debian
8 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (23.33%) SEO
8 7 (23.33%) Web Services
8 7 (23.33%) PHP
8 7 (23.33%) MySQL
8 7 (23.33%) OOP

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Ethernet
1 13 (43.33%) RS-485
2 10 (33.33%) SNMP
2 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (23.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
1 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
1 7 (23.33%) Redis
1 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (23.33%) PHPUnit
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
1 7 (23.33%) Xdebug
General
1 23 (76.67%) Electronics
2 7 (23.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Firmware Engineer
1 13 (43.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (23.33%) HTML Developer
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (23.33%) MySQL Developer
4 7 (23.33%) OO PHP Developer
4 7 (23.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (23.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
2 10 (33.33%) HTML5
3 7 (23.33%) Backbone.js
3 7 (23.33%) jQuery
3 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (23.33%) RESTful
3 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) Zend Framework
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (10.00%) Ajax
5 3 (10.00%) JSON
5 3 (10.00%) Node.js
5 3 (10.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 13 (43.33%) Verilog
1 13 (43.33%) VHDL
2 7 (23.33%) ASIC
2 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Debian
2 7 (23.33%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (23.33%) Defect Tracking
2 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (23.33%) Kanban
2 7 (23.33%) MVC
2 7 (23.33%) OO
2 7 (23.33%) OO PHP
2 7 (23.33%) OOP
2 7 (23.33%) Pay per click
2 7 (23.33%) Scrum
2 7 (23.33%) SEO
3 2 (6.67%) CAD
3 2 (6.67%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (76.67%) C#
3 20 (66.67%) C
4 7 (23.33%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) EMC
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (23.33%) Zend