The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 35 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 28 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.86% 10.17% 7.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.18% 41.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 28
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £57,500 £42,500
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 Leicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
87 100 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.32% 24.81% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 91
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,183 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Linux
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Leicester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 28 (45.90%) MySQL
2 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.07%) Windows
4 20 (32.79%) PHP
4 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
5 19 (31.15%) jQuery
5 19 (31.15%) LAMP
6 18 (29.51%) TDD
7 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
8 16 (26.23%) Redmine
8 16 (26.23%) PHPUnit
8 16 (26.23%) Symfony
8 16 (26.23%) Ajax
8 16 (26.23%) JIRA
8 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
8 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (26.23%) OOP
8 16 (26.23%) OOD
9 11 (18.03%) Finance
9 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
9 11 (18.03%) SQL
10 9 (14.75%) LAN
10 9 (14.75%) WAN
11 8 (13.11%) DevOps
12 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
13 6 (9.84%) Degree
13 6 (9.84%) Oracle
14 5 (8.20%) OO
14 5 (8.20%) Unix

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (6.56%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Jadu
4 1 (1.64%) Drupal
4 1 (1.64%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Slack
3 1 (1.64%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) LAN
1 9 (14.75%) WAN
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) Wireless
3 2 (3.28%) LDAP
3 2 (3.28%) PPP
4 1 (1.64%) BGP
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.23%) JIRA
2 16 (26.23%) PHPUnit
2 16 (26.23%) Redmine
3 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Billing
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) PHP Developer
3 16 (26.23%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (26.23%) MySQL Developer
3 16 (26.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Senior Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Junior
6 7 (11.48%) Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Consultant
8 5 (8.20%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (8.20%) Junior Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Linux Support
8 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Windows Support Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) jQuery
1 19 (31.15%) LAMP
2 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
3 16 (26.23%) Ajax
3 16 (26.23%) Symfony
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (3.28%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) Twig
4 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) .NET
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (1.64%) CSS3
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) Node.js
5 1 (1.64%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Fintech
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.56%) zOS
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) TDD
3 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (26.23%) OOD
3 16 (26.23%) OOP
3 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
4 8 (13.11%) DevOps
5 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.20%) OO
5 5 (8.20%) Scrum
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL
6 4 (6.56%) SDLC
6 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.56%) Supplier Management
6 4 (6.56%) Time Management
6 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.56%) Web Development
7 3 (4.92%) Change Management
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
2 20 (32.79%) PHP
3 11 (18.03%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.64%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) vRealize
2 1 (1.64%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) VMware
4 3 (4.92%) Apple
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.64%) Zend
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