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 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 37 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.68% 12.30% 7.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.99% 50.00% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 29
Median salary £33,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £42,100
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 Leicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 92 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.07% 24.60% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 66 74 96
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £71,250
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 24 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 29 (47.54%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.98%) MySQL
2 25 (40.98%) Windows
3 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (32.79%) PHP
5 19 (31.15%) LAMP
5 19 (31.15%) jQuery
6 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
7 17 (27.87%) Symfony
7 17 (27.87%) TDD
7 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
8 16 (26.23%) Redmine
8 16 (26.23%) JIRA
8 16 (26.23%) Ajax
8 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
8 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (26.23%) PHPUnit
8 16 (26.23%) OOP
8 16 (26.23%) OOD
9 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
10 13 (21.31%) SQL
11 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
11 10 (16.39%) C#
12 9 (14.75%) Finance
13 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
13 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
13 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (13.11%) Docker
14 7 (11.48%) DevOps

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 3 (4.92%) Apache
1 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) Drupal
2 1 (1.64%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) LAN
1 6 (9.84%) WAN
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) LDAP
4 1 (1.64%) BGP
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) OSPF
4 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.98%) MySQL
2 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
3 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.23%) JIRA
2 16 (26.23%) PHPUnit
2 16 (26.23%) Redmine
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Billing
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) PHP Developer
3 17 (27.87%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (26.23%) MySQL Developer
4 16 (26.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Senior Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 10 (16.39%) Junior
7 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Analyst
8 7 (11.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) JavaScript Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 5 (8.20%) Junior Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Junior PHP Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) jQuery
1 19 (31.15%) LAMP
2 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
2 17 (27.87%) Symfony
3 16 (26.23%) Ajax
4 3 (4.92%) .NET
4 3 (4.92%) CSS
4 3 (4.92%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (1.64%) CSS3
6 1 (1.64%) HTML5
6 1 (1.64%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.64%) Twig
6 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
1 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) EPoS
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.98%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.56%) Unix
3 4 (6.56%) zOS
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) TDD
3 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (26.23%) OOD
3 16 (26.23%) OOP
3 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
4 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.48%) DevOps
6 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL
6 4 (6.56%) Scrum
6 4 (6.56%) SDLC
6 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.56%) Supplier Management
6 4 (6.56%) Time Management
6 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.28%) Creative Marketing
8 2 (3.28%) MVC
8 2 (3.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) JavaScript
2 20 (32.79%) PHP
3 13 (21.31%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) C
5 2 (3.28%) C++
5 2 (3.28%) VB
5 2 (3.28%) VB6
6 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.64%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.64%) Perl
6 1 (1.64%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Docker
2 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) VMware
3 3 (4.92%) Citrix
3 3 (4.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.64%) Apple
4 1 (1.64%) Zend
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