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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 29 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 57 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.81% 5.93% 5.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.08% 28.78% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 34
Median salary £47,500 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,050 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
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
158 139 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.64% 20.59% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 117 117 156
Median salary £38,500 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.08% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Leicester +1 24 £35,000 +25.00% 4
Loughborough +3 23 £50,000 +138.09%
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 41 (41.41%) Python
2 36 (36.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 35 (35.35%) C
4 33 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 30 (30.30%) C++
6 29 (29.29%) Image Processing
6 29 (29.29%) Computer Vision
7 28 (28.28%) Video Processing
8 26 (26.26%) Windows
9 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 21 (21.21%) Git (software)
11 21 (21.21%) Algorithms
12 20 (20.20%) Firmware
13 19 (19.19%) MySQL
13 19 (19.19%) Android
14 17 (17.17%) Embedded Systems
15 16 (16.16%) Altera
15 16 (16.16%) Xilinx
15 16 (16.16%) CentOS
16 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
16 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (14.14%) HTML
17 14 (14.14%) SQL
17 14 (14.14%) CSS
17 14 (14.14%) Tcl
17 14 (14.14%) Signal Processing
18 13 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
18 13 (13.13%) LAN
18 13 (13.13%) WAN

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 12 (12.12%) Apache
2 5 (5.05%) nginx
3 4 (4.04%) CMS
4 2 (2.02%) Drupal
4 2 (2.02%) Jadu
5 1 (1.01%) Community Server
5 1 (1.01%) Perch
5 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) S-PLUS
3 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.02%) MS Project
4 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.01%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MetaTrader
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.05%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (2.02%) Slack
4 1 (1.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) LAN
1 13 (13.13%) WAN
2 9 (9.09%) Wireless
3 7 (7.07%) VoIP
4 6 (6.06%) DHCP
4 6 (6.06%) DNS
4 6 (6.06%) Internet
5 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.02%) PPP
7 1 (1.01%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) MySQL
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (3.03%) SAP BI
6 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.08%) Subversion
3 7 (7.07%) Maven
4 5 (5.05%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.03%) JIRA
5 3 (3.03%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.03%) Redmine
6 1 (1.01%) Grunt
6 1 (1.01%) gulp
6 1 (1.01%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.01%) Mocha
6 1 (1.01%) Sinon.JS
General
1 12 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.10%) Finance
3 5 (5.05%) Electronics
4 3 (3.03%) Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (51.52%) Developer
2 31 (31.31%) Senior Developer
3 25 (25.25%) Software Developer
4 22 (22.22%) Senior Systems Developer
5 19 (19.19%) Systems Developer
6 17 (17.17%) Embedded Developer
6 17 (17.17%) Embedded Software Developer
7 15 (15.15%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (12.12%) FPGA Developer
9 10 (10.10%) PHP Developer
10 9 (9.09%) IT Support
11 7 (7.07%) Tools Developer
12 6 (6.06%) Analyst
12 6 (6.06%) Consultant
12 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
12 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
13 5 (5.05%) Administrator
13 5 (5.05%) IT Engineer
13 5 (5.05%) IT Support Engineer
13 5 (5.05%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) CSS
1 14 (14.14%) HTML
2 12 (12.12%) Web Services
3 11 (11.11%) Node.js
4 8 (8.08%) CSS3
4 8 (8.08%) HTML5
5 7 (7.07%) LAMP
6 5 (5.05%) jQuery
7 4 (4.04%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.03%) Ajax
8 3 (3.03%) OpenCL
8 3 (3.03%) SAP Basis
8 3 (3.03%) SAP XI
8 3 (3.03%) Symfony
9 2 (2.02%) Twig
10 1 (1.01%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (1.01%) Express
10 1 (1.01%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (1.01%) PhoneGap
10 1 (1.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (21.21%) Algorithms
3 17 (17.17%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (12.12%) Verilog
5 12 (12.12%) VHDL
6 10 (10.10%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.05%) FMCG
7 5 (5.05%) Smartphone
8 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
8 4 (4.04%) User Experience
9 3 (3.03%) Fintech
9 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
10 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
11 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.26%) Windows
2 19 (19.19%) Android
3 16 (16.16%) CentOS
4 13 (13.13%) Unix
5 8 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.07%) Debian
7 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.03%) AIX
9 2 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.01%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.29%) Computer Vision
1 29 (29.29%) Image Processing
2 28 (28.28%) Video Processing
3 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 14 (14.14%) Signal Processing
6 12 (12.12%) Change Management
7 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.11%) Project Management
8 10 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.07%) ITIL
10 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.06%) OO
10 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.06%) Scrum
10 6 (6.06%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.06%) TDD
10 6 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.41%) Python
2 35 (35.35%) C
3 33 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 30 (30.30%) C++
5 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.14%) SQL
6 14 (14.14%) Tcl
7 12 (12.12%) PHP
8 8 (8.08%) Java
9 7 (7.07%) Bash Shell
9 7 (7.07%) ECMAScript
9 7 (7.07%) ES6
9 7 (7.07%) Groovy
10 2 (2.02%) Perl
10 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.01%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.01%) C#
11 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.20%) Firmware
2 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.01%) Docker
4 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) CFEngine
1 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.05%) Puppet
2 2 (2.02%) vRealize
3 1 (1.01%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Altera
1 16 (16.16%) Xilinx
2 9 (9.09%) Cisco
2 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle
4 6 (6.06%) SAP
5 5 (5.05%) Rackspace
5 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.05%) VMware
6 2 (2.02%) Apple
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