The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 13.04% 8.47% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 62.50% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Median salary £31,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lichfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 21.74% 13.56% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 11
Median salary £31,000 £34,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £36,000 £37,050
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Lichfield region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Lichfield region.

Linux Salary Trend in Lichfield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Lichfield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (84.62%) PHP
1 11 (84.62%) Apache
2 9 (69.23%) LAMP
2 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 9 (69.23%) OOP
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Web Development
4 7 (53.85%) Business Development
4 7 (53.85%) Logistics
4 7 (53.85%) Web 2.0
4 7 (53.85%) WAMP
4 7 (53.85%) OO PHP
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 7 (53.85%) Intranet
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) nginx
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
6 2 (15.38%) Google
6 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield 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 11 (84.62%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Phing
2 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) PHP Developer
3 7 (53.85%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (53.85%) HTML Developer
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (53.85%) MySQL Developer
3 7 (53.85%) OO PHP Developer
3 7 (53.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) HTML5
1 9 (69.23%) jQuery
1 9 (69.23%) LAMP
2 7 (53.85%) WAMP
3 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) EJB
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) JMS
3 2 (15.38%) JSP
3 2 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (15.38%) Memcached
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Servlets
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (53.85%) Web 2.0
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) W3C
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) CentOS
1 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OOP
2 8 (61.54%) Web Development
3 7 (53.85%) Business Development
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 7 (53.85%) Logistics
3 7 (53.85%) OO PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
5 2 (15.38%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PHP
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Google
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat