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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Leicestershire / Loughborough
Rank 17 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 3.23% 33.33% 6.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 88.89% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Median salary £42,500 £36,250 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £31,350 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £38,250 £39,050
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
7 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 11.29% 37.50% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 10
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Loughborough region with a requirement for Linux.

1 15 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (70.00%) Video Processing
2 14 (70.00%) Algorithms
3 13 (65.00%) MATLAB
4 12 (60.00%) C++
4 12 (60.00%) Computer Vision
5 11 (55.00%) Python
6 10 (50.00%) Image Processing
7 9 (45.00%) Firmware
7 9 (45.00%) C
7 9 (45.00%) Android
8 8 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (30.00%) Xilinx
10 6 (30.00%) Altera
11 5 (25.00%) Signal Processing
12 4 (20.00%) S-PLUS
13 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
13 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
13 3 (15.00%) OpenCL
13 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
13 3 (15.00%) Tcl
13 3 (15.00%) Unix
14 2 (10.00%) VHDL
14 2 (10.00%) Verilog
14 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
14 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
15 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
15 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux

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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Embedded Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Systems Developer
5 4 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Designer
6 3 (15.00%) Software Designer
7 2 (10.00%) Computer Vision Designer
7 2 (10.00%) FPGA Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Developer
8 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (70.00%) Algorithms
3 8 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (10.00%) Verilog
5 2 (10.00%) VHDL
6 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Video Processing
2 12 (60.00%) Computer Vision
3 10 (50.00%) Image Processing
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Signal Processing
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.00%) Logistics
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) MATLAB
2 12 (60.00%) C++
3 11 (55.00%) Python
4 9 (45.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.00%) Tcl
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Altera
1 6 (30.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.00%) VMware