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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 28 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 36 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.80% 5.61% 6.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 23.47% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 21
Median salary £40,000 £34,836 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.82% -0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
Leicestershire

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
96 98 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.47% 23.90% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84 87 94
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 7 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 7 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (52.94%) MySQL
2 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
5 19 (37.25%) PHP
6 18 (35.29%) LAMP
6 18 (35.29%) jQuery
7 17 (33.33%) TDD
8 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
9 15 (29.41%) Symfony
9 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
9 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (29.41%) Ajax
9 15 (29.41%) JIRA
9 15 (29.41%) PHPUnit
9 15 (29.41%) Redmine
9 15 (29.41%) OOP
9 15 (29.41%) OOD
10 14 (27.45%) Windows
11 10 (19.61%) Finance
12 9 (17.65%) DevOps
13 8 (15.69%) SQL
14 7 (13.73%) LAN
14 7 (13.73%) WAN
14 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
14 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
15 6 (11.76%) Apache
16 5 (9.80%) OO
16 5 (9.80%) Scrum
16 5 (9.80%) Degree

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 6 (11.76%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) nginx
3 2 (3.92%) Jadu
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Slack
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) LAN
1 7 (13.73%) WAN
2 3 (5.88%) Wireless
3 2 (3.92%) PPP
4 1 (1.96%) BGP
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 15 (29.41%) JIRA
2 15 (29.41%) PHPUnit
2 15 (29.41%) Redmine
3 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) PHP Developer
3 15 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (29.41%) MySQL Developer
3 15 (29.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Junior
6 5 (9.80%) Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Junior PHP Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Linux Support
6 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) jQuery
1 18 (35.29%) LAMP
2 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
3 15 (29.41%) Ajax
3 15 (29.41%) Symfony
4 4 (7.84%) Web Services
5 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 2 (3.92%) HTML
5 2 (3.92%) Twig
5 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (1.96%) CSS3
6 1 (1.96%) HTML5
6 1 (1.96%) Node.js
6 1 (1.96%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) FMCG
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Fintech
5 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) CentOS
3 4 (7.84%) zOS
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Unix
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) TDD
3 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (29.41%) OOD
3 15 (29.41%) OOP
3 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 9 (17.65%) DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.80%) OO
6 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL
7 4 (7.84%) SDLC
7 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.84%) Time Management
7 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.84%) Web Development
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) PHP
3 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.96%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) CFEngine
1 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.88%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) vRealize
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) VMware
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Rackspace
3 2 (3.92%) Apple
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) Zend
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