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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 34 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 42 24 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.92% 3.29% 6.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.09% 16.78% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 16 52
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
161 143 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.68% 19.62% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 139 113 215
Median salary £38,500 £33,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £20,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 21 £42,500 -
Leicester +5 12 £41,500 +15.27% 2
Coalville -8 1 £31,500 -16.00%
Wigston - 1 £47,500 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 43 (39.81%) Python
2 33 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.70%) Git (software)
4 30 (27.78%) C
5 28 (25.93%) SQL
5 28 (25.93%) Windows
6 27 (25.00%) C++
7 26 (24.07%) HTML
7 26 (24.07%) CSS
7 26 (24.07%) MATLAB
8 24 (22.22%) Image Processing
9 23 (21.30%) Apache
9 23 (21.30%) MySQL
9 23 (21.30%) PHP
9 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
10 22 (20.37%) Unix
10 22 (20.37%) Video Processing
11 19 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (17.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 18 (16.67%) CentOS
13 17 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (15.74%) Android
13 17 (15.74%) Algorithms
14 16 (14.81%) DevOps
14 16 (14.81%) Signal Processing
14 16 (14.81%) Node.js
14 16 (14.81%) Red Hat
15 15 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
16 14 (12.96%) Web Services

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 23 (21.30%) Apache
2 7 (6.48%) CMS
2 7 (6.48%) WordPress
3 5 (4.63%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.63%) nginx
3 5 (4.63%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.70%) IIS
4 4 (3.70%) SilverStripe
5 3 (2.78%) Community Server
5 3 (2.78%) Drupal
5 3 (2.78%) Perch
6 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
1 10 (9.26%) MS Office
1 10 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.78%) MS Project
2 3 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Magento
2 3 (2.78%) MetaTrader
2 3 (2.78%) Shopify
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.33%) Rackspace Cloud
3 7 (6.48%) GitHub
4 5 (4.63%) IBM PureFlex
5 4 (3.70%) SaaS
5 4 (3.70%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.93%) IaaS
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.33%) Firewall
2 5 (4.63%) HTTP
3 4 (3.70%) SMTP
3 4 (3.70%) SSL
3 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.78%) SAN
4 3 (2.78%) VoIP
5 1 (0.93%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.93%) DNS
5 1 (0.93%) LDAP
5 1 (0.93%) PBX
5 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.30%) MySQL
2 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (3.70%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.85%) Big Data
5 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.85%) Redis
6 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (28.70%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.11%) Subversion
3 11 (10.19%) Mercurial
4 7 (6.48%) Maven
5 6 (5.56%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.78%) Grunt
6 3 (2.78%) gulp
7 2 (1.85%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.93%) JIRA
8 1 (0.93%) Mocha
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) Sinon.JS
General
1 4 (3.70%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Electronics
2 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.78%) Marketing
2 3 (2.78%) Retail
2 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (56.48%) Developer
2 25 (23.15%) Software Developer
3 23 (21.30%) Senior Developer
4 18 (16.67%) Senior Systems Developer
4 18 (16.67%) Systems Developer
5 14 (12.96%) PHP Developer
6 12 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
6 12 (11.11%) Embedded Software Developer
7 11 (10.19%) FPGA Developer
8 10 (9.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (7.41%) Administrator
11 7 (6.48%) Analyst
11 7 (6.48%) Tools Developer
12 5 (4.63%) Architect
12 5 (4.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.63%) Software Test Engineer
12 5 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.63%) Test Engineer
12 5 (4.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.07%) CSS
1 26 (24.07%) HTML
2 16 (14.81%) Node.js
3 14 (12.96%) Web Services
4 11 (10.19%) HTML5
5 9 (8.33%) CSS3
5 9 (8.33%) jQuery
5 9 (8.33%) LAMP
6 6 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.63%) Django
8 4 (3.70%) Laravel
8 4 (3.70%) SAP XI
8 4 (3.70%) Symfony
9 3 (2.78%) .NET
9 3 (2.78%) SAP Basis
9 3 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.85%) Ajax
10 2 (1.85%) Backbone.js
10 2 (1.85%) Ember.js
10 2 (1.85%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 17 (15.74%) Algorithms
3 15 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (12.04%) VHDL
6 11 (10.19%) FMCG
6 11 (10.19%) Verilog
7 8 (7.41%) Mathematics
8 6 (5.56%) User Experience
9 5 (4.63%) IVR
10 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.93%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.93%) Windows
2 22 (20.37%) Unix
3 18 (16.67%) CentOS
4 17 (15.74%) Android
4 17 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (10.19%) Debian
6 9 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.56%) AIX
7 6 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.22%) Image Processing
2 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
3 22 (20.37%) Video Processing
4 16 (14.81%) DevOps
4 16 (14.81%) Signal Processing
5 14 (12.96%) Configuration Management
6 13 (12.04%) OO
7 12 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 12 (11.11%) High Availability
8 11 (10.19%) Web Development
9 9 (8.33%) Performance Testing
10 8 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.41%) Logistics
10 8 (7.41%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.48%) Multithreading
11 7 (6.48%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.81%) Python
2 33 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 30 (27.78%) C
4 28 (25.93%) SQL
5 27 (25.00%) C++
6 26 (24.07%) MATLAB
7 23 (21.30%) PHP
8 12 (11.11%) Java
9 11 (10.19%) Tcl
10 9 (8.33%) Bash Shell
10 9 (8.33%) ES6
11 7 (6.48%) ECMAScript
11 7 (6.48%) Groovy
12 5 (4.63%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.70%) C#
14 2 (1.85%) Perl
15 1 (0.93%) Ruby
15 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) ISEB
2 7 (6.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.41%) Firmware
2 8 (7.41%) vSphere
3 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.85%) Docker
4 2 (1.85%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.93%) iptables
5 1 (0.93%) Openswan
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (9.26%) Puppet
2 5 (4.63%) CFEngine
3 3 (2.78%) Ansible
3 3 (2.78%) vMotion
4 1 (0.93%) Cacti
4 1 (0.93%) Fail2ban
4 1 (0.93%) Linux-HA
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 13 (12.04%) Oracle
2 13 (12.04%) VMware
3 11 (10.19%) Altera
3 11 (10.19%) Xilinx
4 10 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.33%) Rackspace
6 8 (7.41%) NetApp
7 7 (6.48%) SAP
8 5 (4.63%) Cisco
8 5 (4.63%) Citrix
8 5 (4.63%) F5
8 5 (4.63%) Fortinet
8 5 (4.63%) IBM
8 5 (4.63%) MobileIron
9 3 (2.78%) HP
10 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.93%) Zend
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