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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 38 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 42 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.14% 5.05% 6.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.43% 21.71% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 49
Median salary £40,000 £34,836 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.82% +7.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
122 152 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.84% 23.24% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 106 133 171
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +5 36 £40,000 +14.25% 9
Loughborough -10 6 £52,500 +50.00%
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.43%) MySQL
3 25 (27.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 24 (26.09%) Windows
5 22 (23.91%) Python
5 22 (23.91%) MATLAB
5 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
6 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
7 19 (20.65%) C++
7 19 (20.65%) PHP
8 18 (19.57%) C
8 18 (19.57%) LAMP
8 18 (19.57%) Image Processing
8 18 (19.57%) jQuery
8 18 (19.57%) Computer Vision
9 17 (18.48%) Video Processing
9 17 (18.48%) TDD
10 16 (17.39%) LAN
10 16 (17.39%) WAN
10 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
10 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
10 16 (17.39%) Algorithms
11 15 (16.30%) Redmine
11 15 (16.30%) Symfony
11 15 (16.30%) Ajax
11 15 (16.30%) JIRA
11 15 (16.30%) PHPUnit
11 15 (16.30%) OOP
11 15 (16.30%) OOD

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 6 (6.52%) Apache
2 3 (3.26%) CMS
2 3 (3.26%) nginx
3 2 (2.17%) Jadu
4 1 (1.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.09%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.26%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (2.17%) Slack
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) LAN
1 16 (17.39%) WAN
2 9 (9.78%) Wireless
3 7 (7.61%) DNS
3 7 (7.61%) Internet
4 6 (6.52%) DHCP
4 6 (6.52%) VoIP
5 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.26%) Firewall
7 2 (2.17%) PPP
8 1 (1.09%) BGP
8 1 (1.09%) LDAP
8 1 (1.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) MySQL
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.30%) JIRA
2 15 (16.30%) PHPUnit
2 15 (16.30%) Redmine
3 3 (3.26%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.09%) Maven
4 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.04%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (45.65%) Developer
2 27 (29.35%) Senior Developer
3 18 (19.57%) PHP Developer
4 15 (16.30%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (16.30%) MySQL Developer
4 15 (16.30%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 14 (15.22%) Software Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Embedded Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Embedded Software Developer
7 11 (11.96%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 11 (11.96%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 11 (11.96%) Senior PHP Developer
7 11 (11.96%) Senior Systems Developer
8 10 (10.87%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) IT Support
9 8 (8.70%) Junior
10 7 (7.61%) Systems Developer
11 6 (6.52%) Consultant
11 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (6.52%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) jQuery
1 18 (19.57%) LAMP
2 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
3 15 (16.30%) Ajax
3 15 (16.30%) Symfony
4 5 (5.43%) Web Services
5 3 (3.26%) CSS
5 3 (3.26%) HTML
5 3 (3.26%) OpenCL
6 2 (2.17%) CSS3
6 2 (2.17%) HTML5
6 2 (2.17%) Node.js
6 2 (2.17%) Twig
6 2 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (1.09%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (17.39%) Algorithms
3 12 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.61%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.52%) Verilog
6 6 (6.52%) VHDL
7 5 (5.43%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.43%) Smartphone
8 4 (4.35%) Mainframe
9 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
9 3 (3.26%) Fintech
9 3 (3.26%) FMCG
9 3 (3.26%) Virtual Team
10 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.09%) Windows
2 14 (15.22%) Android
3 13 (14.13%) Unix
4 6 (6.52%) CentOS
5 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.35%) zOS
7 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.09%) Debian
9 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.57%) Computer Vision
2 18 (19.57%) Image Processing
3 17 (18.48%) TDD
3 17 (18.48%) Video Processing
4 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 15 (16.30%) OOD
5 15 (16.30%) OOP
6 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.78%) Change Management
7 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.78%) DevOps
7 9 (9.78%) Project Management
8 8 (8.70%) Signal Processing
9 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.61%) ITIL
9 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.43%) OO
10 5 (5.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.91%) MATLAB
1 22 (23.91%) Python
2 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.65%) C++
3 19 (20.65%) PHP
4 18 (19.57%) C
5 9 (9.78%) SQL
6 8 (8.70%) Tcl
7 3 (3.26%) Perl
7 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.09%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.09%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.09%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.09%) ES6
8 1 (1.09%) Groovy
8 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (16.30%) Firmware
2 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) CFEngine
1 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.26%) Puppet
2 2 (2.17%) vRealize
3 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Altera
1 10 (10.87%) Xilinx
2 9 (9.78%) Cisco
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle
4 6 (6.52%) VMware
5 3 (3.26%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.17%) Apple
6 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.09%) Zend
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