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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 42 15 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +26
Permanent jobs citing Linux 37 78 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.34% 10.85% 5.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.37% 37.50% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 77 34
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +0.59%

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
126 208 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.18% 28.93% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 109 181 144
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £51,000
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -24 26 £33,000 -26.66% 2
Loughborough -7 4 £37,500 +8.69% 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
2 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (38.55%) MySQL
4 27 (32.53%) PHP
5 26 (31.33%) Windows
5 26 (31.33%) LAMP
5 26 (31.33%) Git (software)
6 25 (30.12%) jQuery
7 24 (28.92%) TDD
7 24 (28.92%) AngularJS
8 23 (27.71%) JIRA
8 23 (27.71%) Symfony
8 23 (27.71%) OOP
9 22 (26.51%) OOD
9 22 (26.51%) Ajax
9 22 (26.51%) Unit Testing
9 22 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (26.51%) Redmine
9 22 (26.51%) PHPUnit
10 16 (19.28%) Software Engineering
11 14 (16.87%) SQL
11 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
12 10 (12.05%) C++
12 10 (12.05%) Finance
12 10 (12.05%) Algorithms
12 10 (12.05%) Video Processing
13 9 (10.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 9 (10.84%) C#
13 9 (10.84%) Unix
14 8 (9.64%) MATLAB

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 4 (4.82%) Apache
2 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.20%) CMS
3 1 (1.20%) Drupal
3 1 (1.20%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) S-PLUS
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) LAN
1 8 (9.64%) WAN
2 4 (4.82%) Wireless
3 3 (3.61%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) Firewall
3 3 (3.61%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) DHCP
4 2 (2.41%) LDAP
4 2 (2.41%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) BGP
5 1 (1.20%) OSPF
5 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.55%) MySQL
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (31.33%) Git (software)
2 23 (27.71%) JIRA
3 22 (26.51%) PHPUnit
3 22 (26.51%) Redmine
4 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Bower
5 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.20%) Grunt
5 1 (1.20%) gulp
5 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.20%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.20%) Mocha
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Electronics
2 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Billing
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Developer
2 25 (30.12%) PHP Developer
3 23 (27.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (26.51%) MySQL Developer
4 22 (26.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 19 (22.89%) Senior Developer
6 17 (20.48%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 17 (20.48%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 17 (20.48%) Senior PHP Developer
7 11 (13.25%) Junior
8 9 (10.84%) Software Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Analyst
9 7 (8.43%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (7.23%) JavaScript Engineer
10 6 (7.23%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 6 (7.23%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (7.23%) Software Developer
10 6 (7.23%) Symfony Developer
11 5 (6.02%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (6.02%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.33%) LAMP
2 25 (30.12%) jQuery
3 24 (28.92%) AngularJS
4 23 (27.71%) Symfony
5 22 (26.51%) Ajax
6 5 (6.02%) Laravel
7 3 (3.61%) .NET
7 3 (3.61%) CSS
7 3 (3.61%) HTML
8 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.41%) Node.js
8 2 (2.41%) OpenCL
8 2 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.20%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (1.20%) Chai
9 1 (1.20%) CSS3
9 1 (1.20%) HTML5
9 1 (1.20%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.20%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.20%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Algorithms
2 9 (10.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.02%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.82%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.20%) EPoS
6 1 (1.20%) Fintech
6 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) Verilog
6 1 (1.20%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Unix
3 5 (6.02%) Android
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.82%) zOS
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.92%) TDD
3 23 (27.71%) OOP
4 22 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (26.51%) OOD
4 22 (26.51%) Unit Testing
5 16 (19.28%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.05%) Video Processing
7 7 (8.43%) Computer Vision
7 7 (8.43%) DevOps
8 5 (6.02%) Image Processing
9 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.82%) ITIL
9 4 (4.82%) Scrum
9 4 (4.82%) SDLC
9 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.82%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.82%) Time Management
9 4 (4.82%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
2 27 (32.53%) PHP
3 14 (16.87%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) C++
5 9 (10.84%) C#
6 8 (9.64%) C
6 8 (9.64%) MATLAB
7 7 (8.43%) Python
8 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.41%) Perl
9 2 (2.41%) VB
9 2 (2.41%) VB6
10 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Docker
2 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.23%) Firmware
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Rancher
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle
1 7 (8.43%) Zend
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.02%) VMware
2 5 (6.02%) Xilinx
3 3 (3.61%) Altera
3 3 (3.61%) Citrix
3 3 (3.61%) NetApp
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco
5 1 (1.20%) Apple
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Ridgeon Network Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum - Circa £30,000+ dependant on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester
Searchability
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
University of Loughborough
Salary: Management and Specialist Grade 7 from £39,324 to £46,924 per annum.
Posted: 10 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Holmes Media (UK) LImited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago