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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 39 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.59% 3.22% 5.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.40% 17.16% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 41
Median salary £47,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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
168 134 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.89% 18.77% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 145 102 188
Median salary £38,500 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +2 22 £47,500 +106.52% 1
Leicester -1 12 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Coalville -6 1 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Wigston - 1 £47,500 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (48.35%) Python
2 30 (32.97%) C
3 28 (30.77%) MATLAB
3 28 (30.77%) Image Processing
4 27 (29.67%) Git (software)
4 27 (29.67%) C++
5 25 (27.47%) JavaScript
5 25 (27.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 22 (24.18%) Video Processing
7 21 (23.08%) SQL
8 20 (21.98%) HTML
8 20 (21.98%) CSS
8 20 (21.98%) Windows
8 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
9 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (20.88%) CentOS
10 18 (19.78%) Android
10 18 (19.78%) Apache
11 17 (18.68%) MySQL
11 17 (18.68%) Embedded Systems
12 16 (17.58%) Signal Processing
12 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (17.58%) Algorithms
13 15 (16.48%) Node.js
13 15 (16.48%) Unix
13 15 (16.48%) Web Services
14 14 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (14.29%) DevOps
15 13 (14.29%) PHP
15 13 (14.29%) Tcl

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 18 (19.78%) Apache
2 6 (6.59%) nginx
3 3 (3.30%) CMS
3 3 (3.30%) Community Server
3 3 (3.30%) Drupal
3 3 (3.30%) Perch
3 3 (3.30%) WordPress
4 2 (2.20%) IIS
4 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.20%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
1 8 (8.79%) MS Office
1 8 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.30%) MS Project
2 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Magento
1 3 (3.30%) MetaTrader
1 3 (3.30%) Shopify
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.89%) Rackspace Cloud
3 5 (5.49%) GitHub
4 2 (2.20%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (1.10%) IaaS
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
5 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Firewall
2 3 (3.30%) SAN
2 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.30%) VoIP
3 2 (2.20%) HTTP
3 2 (2.20%) SMTP
3 2 (2.20%) SSL
4 1 (1.10%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.10%) DNS
4 1 (1.10%) LAN
4 1 (1.10%) LDAP
4 1 (1.10%) PBX
4 1 (1.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) MySQL
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (4.40%) SAP BI
4 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.20%) Big Data
5 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.10%) Redis
6 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (29.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.99%) Mercurial
2 10 (10.99%) Subversion
3 7 (7.69%) Maven
4 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.20%) Grunt
5 2 (2.20%) gulp
6 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.10%) Mocha
6 1 (1.10%) Selenium
6 1 (1.10%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.40%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Retail
2 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (57.14%) Developer
2 27 (29.67%) Senior Developer
3 25 (27.47%) Software Developer
4 20 (21.98%) Senior Systems Developer
5 19 (20.88%) Systems Developer
6 15 (16.48%) Embedded Developer
6 15 (16.48%) Embedded Software Developer
7 13 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (13.19%) FPGA Developer
9 8 (8.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (8.79%) PHP Developer
10 7 (7.69%) Administrator
10 7 (7.69%) Tools Developer
11 6 (6.59%) DevOps Manager
11 6 (6.59%) Systems Manager
12 5 (5.49%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (5.49%) Software Test Engineer
12 5 (5.49%) Test Engineer
12 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
13 4 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.98%) CSS
1 20 (21.98%) HTML
2 15 (16.48%) Node.js
2 15 (16.48%) Web Services
3 9 (9.89%) HTML5
4 8 (8.79%) CSS3
5 5 (5.49%) jQuery
5 5 (5.49%) LAMP
6 4 (4.40%) Django
6 4 (4.40%) SAP XI
7 3 (3.30%) SAP Basis
8 2 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.10%) Ajax
9 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.10%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.10%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.10%) Express
9 1 (1.10%) HTML5 Boilerplate
9 1 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 17 (18.68%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (17.58%) Algorithms
4 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (13.19%) Verilog
4 12 (13.19%) VHDL
5 10 (10.99%) FMCG
6 9 (9.89%) Mathematics
7 6 (6.59%) User Experience
8 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.30%) Smartphone
9 2 (2.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.98%) Windows
2 19 (20.88%) CentOS
3 18 (19.78%) Android
4 15 (16.48%) Unix
5 14 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.89%) Debian
7 6 (6.59%) AIX
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Server
9 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) Image Processing
2 22 (24.18%) Video Processing
3 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
4 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.58%) Signal Processing
6 13 (14.29%) DevOps
7 12 (13.19%) Configuration Management
8 9 (9.89%) Web Development
9 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (8.79%) High Availability
9 8 (8.79%) Performance Testing
10 7 (7.69%) Logistics
10 7 (7.69%) OO
10 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.59%) Analytics
11 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.59%) ITIL
11 6 (6.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.35%) Python
2 30 (32.97%) C
3 28 (30.77%) MATLAB
4 27 (29.67%) C++
5 25 (27.47%) JavaScript
6 21 (23.08%) SQL
7 13 (14.29%) PHP
7 13 (14.29%) Tcl
8 9 (9.89%) Java
9 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
9 8 (8.79%) ES6
10 7 (7.69%) ECMAScript
10 7 (7.69%) Groovy
11 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.20%) Perl
13 1 (1.10%) C#
13 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) ISEB
2 5 (5.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.20%) Degree
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) Firmware
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.49%) vSphere
4 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.20%) Docker
6 1 (1.10%) iptables
6 1 (1.10%) Openswan
6 1 (1.10%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (9.89%) Puppet
2 6 (6.59%) CFEngine
3 3 (3.30%) Ansible
3 3 (3.30%) vMotion
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 12 (13.19%) Altera
1 12 (13.19%) Xilinx
2 10 (10.99%) Oracle
2 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
2 10 (10.99%) VMware
3 9 (9.89%) Rackspace
4 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.69%) SAP
5 5 (5.49%) NetApp
6 3 (3.30%) HP
7 2 (2.20%) Cisco
7 2 (2.20%) Citrix
7 2 (2.20%) F5
7 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.20%) IBM
7 2 (2.20%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.10%) Zend
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £34500 - £35500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Amazon
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 23 days ago