The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 35 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 47 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.99% 4.66% 4.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.97% 26.23% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 33
Median salary £48,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £24,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Linux
East 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 Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
181 122 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.09% 17.78% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 142 96 156
Median salary £38,500 £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.75% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Loughborough +7 23 £48,000 +128.57%
Leicester -9 13 £43,000 +53.57% 6
Coalville -8 1 £31,500 -16.00%
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 42 (46.15%) Python
2 32 (35.16%) C
3 31 (34.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 30 (32.97%) MATLAB
5 29 (31.87%) Image Processing
6 27 (29.67%) C++
7 24 (26.37%) Windows
8 23 (25.27%) Computer Vision
9 22 (24.18%) Video Processing
9 22 (24.18%) Git (software)
10 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (21.98%) CentOS
12 18 (19.78%) Android
13 17 (18.68%) MySQL
13 17 (18.68%) Firmware
14 16 (17.58%) HTML
14 16 (17.58%) CSS
14 16 (17.58%) Embedded Systems
15 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (16.48%) Algorithms
15 15 (16.48%) Signal Processing
15 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
15 15 (16.48%) Apache
15 15 (16.48%) Tcl
16 14 (15.38%) Unix
16 14 (15.38%) Xilinx
16 14 (15.38%) Altera
16 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (14.29%) VHDL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 15 (16.48%) Apache
2 6 (6.59%) nginx
3 4 (4.40%) CMS
4 2 (2.20%) Community Server
4 2 (2.20%) Drupal
4 2 (2.20%) Jadu
4 2 (2.20%) Perch
4 2 (2.20%) WordPress
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
2 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.20%) MS Project
2 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Magento
1 2 (2.20%) MetaTrader
1 2 (2.20%) Shopify
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.69%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (2.20%) GitHub
3 2 (2.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) LAN
1 10 (10.99%) WAN
2 8 (8.79%) VoIP
2 8 (8.79%) Wireless
3 6 (6.59%) DNS
4 5 (5.49%) DHCP
4 5 (5.49%) Internet
4 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.30%) SAN
6 2 (2.20%) PPP
7 1 (1.10%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.10%) Firewall
7 1 (1.10%) LDAP
7 1 (1.10%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) MySQL
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (3.30%) SAP BI
6 2 (2.20%) Big Data
6 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (24.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) Subversion
3 7 (7.69%) Maven
3 7 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.10%) Grunt
4 1 (1.10%) gulp
4 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) Mocha
4 1 (1.10%) Sinon.JS
General
1 11 (12.09%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Electronics
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Developer
2 29 (31.87%) Senior Developer
3 23 (25.27%) Software Developer
4 22 (24.18%) Senior Systems Developer
5 20 (21.98%) Systems Developer
6 16 (17.58%) Embedded Developer
6 16 (17.58%) Embedded Software Developer
7 14 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
8 13 (14.29%) FPGA Developer
9 8 (8.79%) IT Support
9 8 (8.79%) PHP Developer
10 7 (7.69%) Tools Developer
11 6 (6.59%) Administrator
11 6 (6.59%) DevOps Manager
11 6 (6.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (6.59%) Systems Manager
11 6 (6.59%) Web Developer
12 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
13 4 (4.40%) IT Manager
13 4 (4.40%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) CSS
1 16 (17.58%) HTML
2 13 (14.29%) Web Services
3 12 (13.19%) Node.js
4 7 (7.69%) CSS3
4 7 (7.69%) HTML5
5 4 (4.40%) LAMP
6 3 (3.30%) jQuery
6 3 (3.30%) SAP Basis
6 3 (3.30%) SAP XI
7 2 (2.20%) Django
8 1 (1.10%) .NET
8 1 (1.10%) Express
8 1 (1.10%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.10%) OpenCL
8 1 (1.10%) RESTful
8 1 (1.10%) Twig
8 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (16.48%) Algorithms
3 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (14.29%) Verilog
4 13 (14.29%) VHDL
5 9 (9.89%) Mathematics
6 7 (7.69%) FMCG
7 5 (5.49%) Data Centre
7 5 (5.49%) Smartphone
7 5 (5.49%) User Experience
8 3 (3.30%) Fintech
8 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
9 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.37%) Windows
2 20 (21.98%) CentOS
3 18 (19.78%) Android
4 14 (15.38%) Unix
5 11 (12.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.69%) Debian
7 5 (5.49%) AIX
8 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
9 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.87%) Image Processing
2 23 (25.27%) Computer Vision
3 22 (24.18%) Video Processing
4 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (16.48%) Signal Processing
5 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
6 11 (12.09%) Change Management
7 10 (10.99%) Project Management
8 9 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.79%) ITIL
9 8 (8.79%) OO
10 7 (7.69%) DevOps
10 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (7.69%) Scrum
10 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.69%) Web Development
11 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.59%) Performance Testing
11 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.15%) Python
2 32 (35.16%) C
3 30 (32.97%) MATLAB
4 27 (29.67%) C++
5 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 15 (16.48%) Tcl
7 12 (13.19%) PHP
8 10 (10.99%) SQL
9 8 (8.79%) Java
10 7 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 7 (7.69%) ECMAScript
10 7 (7.69%) ES6
10 7 (7.69%) Groovy
11 3 (3.30%) Perl
12 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.10%) C#
13 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.68%) Firmware
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.30%) vSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.10%) Docker
5 1 (1.10%) iptables
5 1 (1.10%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) CFEngine
1 6 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.59%) Puppet
2 3 (3.30%) vMotion
3 2 (2.20%) vRealize
4 1 (1.10%) Cacti
4 1 (1.10%) Fail2ban
4 1 (1.10%) Linux-HA
4 1 (1.10%) Nagios
4 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Altera
1 14 (15.38%) Xilinx
2 10 (10.99%) VMware
3 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.79%) Cisco
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle
5 7 (7.69%) Rackspace
5 7 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.59%) SAP
7 3 (3.30%) HP
7 3 (3.30%) NetApp
8 2 (2.20%) Apple
8 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.10%) Zend
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