The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 23 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 24.21% 10.81% 20.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.83% 66.67% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 8
Median salary £50,000 £21,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+138.09% -31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £19,400 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £22,600 £34,800
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
Linux
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 25.26% 16.22% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 13
Median salary £47,500 £19,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -37.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £31,500 £22,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Linux
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Linux Salary Trend in Loughborough

Linux
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Loughborough region with a requirement for Linux.

1 29 (67.44%) C++
2 28 (65.12%) Python
2 28 (65.12%) Computer Vision
3 27 (62.79%) Video Processing
4 25 (58.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 24 (55.81%) C
6 22 (51.16%) MATLAB
7 20 (46.51%) Firmware
7 20 (46.51%) Algorithms
8 19 (44.19%) Image Processing
8 19 (44.19%) Android
9 17 (39.53%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
11 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
11 12 (27.91%) CentOS
12 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (25.58%) Web Services
13 10 (23.26%) CSS
13 10 (23.26%) HTML
13 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
13 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
14 7 (16.28%) Debian
14 7 (16.28%) Subversion
14 7 (16.28%) Maven
14 7 (16.28%) Java
14 7 (16.28%) MySQL
14 7 (16.28%) ECMAScript
14 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
14 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough 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 (11.63%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Community Server
3 1 (2.33%) Drupal
3 1 (2.33%) Perch
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) S-PLUS
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
1 1 (2.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) LAN
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Maven
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
3 4 (9.30%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (4.65%) Banking
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
1 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 24 (55.81%) Software Developer
3 19 (44.19%) Senior Developer
4 17 (39.53%) Embedded Developer
4 17 (39.53%) Embedded Software Developer
5 15 (34.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 12 (27.91%) Senior Systems Developer
7 9 (20.93%) Systems Developer
8 7 (16.28%) Tools Developer
9 4 (9.30%) DevOps Manager
9 4 (9.30%) Systems Manager
10 3 (6.98%) Designer
10 3 (6.98%) FPGA Engineer
10 3 (6.98%) Software Designer
10 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 2 (4.65%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) Embedded Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) FPGA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) Web Services
2 10 (23.26%) CSS
2 10 (23.26%) HTML
3 7 (16.28%) CSS3
3 7 (16.28%) HTML5
3 7 (16.28%) Node.js
4 3 (6.98%) OpenCL
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (58.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (46.51%) Algorithms
3 17 (39.53%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
5 5 (11.63%) Smartphone
6 4 (9.30%) FMCG
7 2 (4.65%) Verilog
7 2 (4.65%) VHDL
8 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Android
2 12 (27.91%) CentOS
3 7 (16.28%) Debian
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
5 2 (4.65%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Unix
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Computer Vision
2 27 (62.79%) Video Processing
3 19 (44.19%) Image Processing
4 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.30%) DevOps
8 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Signal Processing
9 2 (4.65%) Logistics
9 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.65%) Project Management
9 2 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) C++
2 28 (65.12%) Python
3 24 (55.81%) C
4 22 (51.16%) MATLAB
5 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
6 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
6 7 (16.28%) ECMAScript
6 7 (16.28%) ES6
6 7 (16.28%) Groovy
6 7 (16.28%) Java
7 4 (9.30%) Tcl
8 3 (6.98%) PHP
9 2 (4.65%) Perl
9 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Firmware
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) CFEngine
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Altera
1 5 (11.63%) Xilinx
2 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.65%) VMware