The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 2 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 32.00% 10.91% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 46.15% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
West Lothian

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

Operating Systems Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 44.00% 23.64% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Linux
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Linux Salary Trend in Livingston

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 5 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Electronics
4 3 (30.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) Firmware
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) Arduino
6 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js
6 1 (10.00%) Redis
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
6 1 (10.00%) MQTT
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) MQTT
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Arduino
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (10.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
Livingston
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