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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 44 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 60 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.06% 8.98% 5.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.50% 33.52% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 60 35
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,350 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
120 179 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.40% 26.80% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 111 159 140
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,331 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -19 29 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Loughborough -16 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 31 (33.70%) MySQL
2 30 (32.61%) Windows
2 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 22 (23.91%) PHP
4 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
5 21 (22.83%) LAMP
6 20 (21.74%) TDD
6 20 (21.74%) jQuery
7 19 (20.65%) AngularJS
8 18 (19.57%) OOP
9 17 (18.48%) OOD
9 17 (18.48%) Redmine
9 17 (18.48%) Symfony
9 17 (18.48%) Unit Testing
9 17 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (18.48%) Ajax
9 17 (18.48%) JIRA
9 17 (18.48%) PHPUnit
10 16 (17.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 16 (17.39%) LAN
10 16 (17.39%) WAN
11 15 (16.30%) MATLAB
12 14 (15.22%) Unix
12 14 (15.22%) Video Processing
12 14 (15.22%) Algorithms
13 13 (14.13%) Python
13 13 (14.13%) C++
13 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
13 13 (14.13%) Finance

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 5 (5.43%) Apache
2 3 (3.26%) CMS
3 2 (2.17%) Jadu
4 1 (1.09%) Drupal
4 1 (1.09%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.09%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.17%) Office 365
3 2 (2.17%) Slack
4 1 (1.09%) Rackspace Cloud
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 4 (4.35%) Firewall
5 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.17%) LDAP
6 2 (2.17%) PPP
7 1 (1.09%) BGP
7 1 (1.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.70%) MySQL
2 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.48%) JIRA
2 17 (18.48%) PHPUnit
2 17 (18.48%) Redmine
3 1 (1.09%) Bower
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.09%) Grunt
3 1 (1.09%) gulp
3 1 (1.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.09%) Mocha
General
1 13 (14.13%) 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 37 (40.22%) Developer
2 20 (21.74%) PHP Developer
2 20 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 17 (18.48%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (18.48%) MySQL Developer
3 17 (18.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Senior PHP Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Junior
6 9 (9.78%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.70%) Embedded Developer
7 8 (8.70%) Embedded Software Developer
7 8 (8.70%) IT Support
8 7 (7.61%) Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Consultant
8 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Linux Support
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Systems Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) LAMP
2 20 (21.74%) jQuery
3 19 (20.65%) AngularJS
4 17 (18.48%) Ajax
4 17 (18.48%) Symfony
5 3 (3.26%) OpenCL
6 2 (2.17%) CSS
6 2 (2.17%) HTML
6 2 (2.17%) Node.js
6 2 (2.17%) Twig
6 2 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.17%) Web Services
7 1 (1.09%) .NET
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (1.09%) Chai
7 1 (1.09%) CSS3
7 1 (1.09%) HTML5
7 1 (1.09%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (15.22%) Algorithms
3 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (7.61%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.35%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.26%) Fintech
7 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.26%) Verilog
7 3 (3.26%) VHDL
7 3 (3.26%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.09%) FMCG
9 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.61%) Windows
2 14 (15.22%) Unix
3 9 (9.78%) Android
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.35%) zOS
6 3 (3.26%) CentOS
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.74%) TDD
3 18 (19.57%) OOP
4 17 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (18.48%) OOD
4 17 (18.48%) Unit Testing
5 14 (15.22%) Video Processing
6 12 (13.04%) Computer Vision
6 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.96%) Image Processing
8 9 (9.78%) Change Management
8 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (9.78%) Project Management
9 8 (8.70%) DevOps
10 7 (7.61%) ITIL
10 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
11 6 (6.52%) OO
11 6 (6.52%) Signal Processing
12 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
2 22 (23.91%) PHP
3 15 (16.30%) MATLAB
4 13 (14.13%) C++
4 13 (14.13%) Python
5 12 (13.04%) SQL
6 11 (11.96%) C
7 4 (4.35%) C#
7 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.35%) Tcl
8 2 (2.17%) Perl
9 1 (1.09%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.09%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Firmware
2 5 (5.43%) Docker
3 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) vRealize
2 1 (1.09%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.09%) Puppet
2 1 (1.09%) Rancher
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Cisco
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) Altera
3 7 (7.61%) Xilinx
4 5 (5.43%) VMware
5 3 (3.26%) Apple
6 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.17%) Zend
7 1 (1.09%) Rackspace
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