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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 44 29 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.97% 4.08% 6.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.14% 18.83% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 57
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
151 154 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.93% 21.69% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 124 124 206
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +9 18 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Loughborough +3 16 £42,500 - 1
Coalville -7 1 £37,500 -
Wigston - 1 £47,500 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 44 (36.07%) Python
2 38 (31.15%) SQL
3 35 (28.69%) JavaScript
4 33 (27.05%) Git (software)
5 32 (26.23%) Windows
6 31 (25.41%) PHP
7 30 (24.59%) C
7 30 (24.59%) C++
8 26 (21.31%) Unix
8 26 (21.31%) MATLAB
9 25 (20.49%) HTML
10 24 (19.67%) Apache
10 24 (19.67%) CSS
11 23 (18.85%) Software Engineering
12 22 (18.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (18.03%) Image Processing
12 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (18.03%) OO
12 22 (18.03%) Front End Development
13 21 (17.21%) DevOps
13 21 (17.21%) MySQL
14 20 (16.39%) Video Processing
15 19 (15.57%) CentOS
15 19 (15.57%) Android
15 19 (15.57%) Oracle
16 18 (14.75%) Red Hat
16 18 (14.75%) Algorithms
17 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (13.93%) Configuration Management
18 16 (13.11%) VMware

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 24 (19.67%) Apache
2 15 (12.30%) Node.js
3 14 (11.48%) CMS
3 14 (11.48%) WordPress
4 13 (10.66%) SilverStripe
5 7 (5.74%) Drupal
6 6 (4.92%) MS Exchange
6 6 (4.92%) Skype for Business
7 5 (4.10%) nginx
8 4 (3.28%) IIS
8 4 (3.28%) Joomla!
9 3 (2.46%) Community Server
9 3 (2.46%) Perch
10 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.82%) Plone
10 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.84%) MS Excel
1 12 (9.84%) MS Office
1 12 (9.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.46%) MS Project
2 3 (2.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (13.11%) Magento
2 3 (2.46%) MetaTrader
2 3 (2.46%) Shopify
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.56%) Rackspace Cloud
3 7 (5.74%) GitHub
3 7 (5.74%) Sage Pay
4 6 (4.92%) IBM PureFlex
5 4 (3.28%) SaaS
6 1 (0.82%) IaaS
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) Firewall
2 6 (4.92%) HTTP
2 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.10%) DNS
4 4 (3.28%) SMTP
4 4 (3.28%) SSL
5 3 (2.46%) SAN
5 3 (2.46%) VoIP
6 2 (1.64%) Modbus
6 2 (1.64%) SSH
7 1 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.82%) LDAP
7 1 (0.82%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.21%) MySQL
2 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (3.28%) SAP BI
5 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.46%) Redis
5 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.64%) Big Data
6 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.82%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (27.05%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.20%) Mercurial
3 10 (8.20%) Subversion
4 7 (5.74%) Vagrant
5 6 (4.92%) Bitbucket
6 5 (4.10%) Maven
7 4 (3.28%) LabVIEW
7 4 (3.28%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.46%) Grunt
8 3 (2.46%) gulp
9 2 (1.64%) JIRA
10 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.82%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.82%) Mocha
10 1 (0.82%) Selenium
10 1 (0.82%) Sinon.JS
General
1 5 (4.10%) Electronics
1 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.46%) Finance
2 3 (2.46%) Marketing
3 2 (1.64%) Retail
3 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (54.92%) Developer
2 26 (21.31%) Senior Developer
3 24 (19.67%) Software Developer
4 22 (18.03%) PHP Developer
5 15 (12.30%) Senior Systems Developer
5 15 (12.30%) Systems Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Analyst
7 11 (9.02%) Embedded Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Embedded Software Developer
8 10 (8.20%) FPGA Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Administrator
9 9 (7.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (7.38%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Senior PHP Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Architect
11 6 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.10%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.10%) Software Test Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) Test Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.49%) HTML
2 24 (19.67%) CSS
3 15 (12.30%) AngularJS
4 13 (10.66%) Laravel
4 13 (10.66%) Symfony
5 11 (9.02%) Web Services
6 10 (8.20%) HTML5
7 9 (7.38%) jQuery
7 9 (7.38%) LAMP
8 7 (5.74%) CSS3
9 6 (4.92%) Ajax
10 5 (4.10%) Django
11 4 (3.28%) Behat
11 4 (3.28%) SAP XI
12 3 (2.46%) .NET
12 3 (2.46%) SAP Basis
12 3 (2.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (2.46%) XML
13 2 (1.64%) Ember.js
13 2 (1.64%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.75%) Algorithms
2 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (13.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 15 (12.30%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (11.48%) VHDL
6 10 (8.20%) FMCG
6 10 (8.20%) Verilog
7 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
8 6 (4.92%) IVR
8 6 (4.92%) User Experience
9 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.64%) SCADA
11 2 (1.64%) Xbox
12 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.23%) Windows
2 26 (21.31%) Unix
3 22 (18.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (15.57%) Android
4 19 (15.57%) CentOS
5 10 (8.20%) Windows Server
6 9 (7.38%) Debian
7 6 (4.92%) AIX
7 6 (4.92%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.28%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.82%) HPUX
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.85%) Software Engineering
2 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.03%) Front End Development
2 22 (18.03%) Image Processing
2 22 (18.03%) OO
3 21 (17.21%) DevOps
4 20 (16.39%) Video Processing
5 17 (13.93%) Configuration Management
6 16 (13.11%) Signal Processing
7 15 (12.30%) High Availability
8 13 (10.66%) OO PHP
9 11 (9.02%) Web Development
10 10 (8.20%) Logistics
10 10 (8.20%) Software Testing
11 9 (7.38%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.38%) Functional Testing
11 9 (7.38%) Multithreading
11 9 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (6.56%) Analytics
12 8 (6.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.07%) Python
2 38 (31.15%) SQL
3 35 (28.69%) JavaScript
4 31 (25.41%) PHP
5 30 (24.59%) C
5 30 (24.59%) C++
6 26 (21.31%) MATLAB
7 15 (12.30%) Java
8 10 (8.20%) Tcl
9 9 (7.38%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.56%) Shell Script
11 7 (5.74%) ES6
12 6 (4.92%) C#
13 5 (4.10%) ECMAScript
13 5 (4.10%) Groovy
14 3 (2.46%) Perl
14 3 (2.46%) Ruby
15 2 (1.64%) VB
16 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) ISEB
2 9 (7.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (5.74%) Degree
4 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.38%) vSphere
3 7 (5.74%) VirtualBox
4 6 (4.92%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.92%) Firmware
5 2 (1.64%) Docker
6 1 (0.82%) iptables
6 1 (0.82%) Openswan
6 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (8.20%) Puppet
2 7 (5.74%) Ansible
3 4 (3.28%) CFEngine
3 4 (3.28%) Plesk
4 3 (2.46%) vMotion
5 1 (0.82%) Cacti
5 1 (0.82%) Fail2ban
5 1 (0.82%) Linux-HA
5 1 (0.82%) Nagios
5 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Oracle
2 18 (14.75%) Red Hat
3 16 (13.11%) VMware
4 12 (9.84%) Rackspace
5 10 (8.20%) Altera
5 10 (8.20%) Xilinx
6 9 (7.38%) Microsoft
6 9 (7.38%) NetApp
7 7 (5.74%) SAP
8 6 (4.92%) Cisco
8 6 (4.92%) Citrix
8 6 (4.92%) F5
8 6 (4.92%) Fortinet
8 6 (4.92%) IBM
8 6 (4.92%) MobileIron
9 4 (3.28%) HP
10 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.82%) hybris
11 1 (0.82%) Zend
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