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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 27.08% 5.26% 11.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.30% 50.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 5
Median salary £48,000 £21,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+128.57% -31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £19,400 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £22,600 £37,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
27 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 28.13% 10.53% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 10
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 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £44,250 £21,400
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (66.67%) Python
1 28 (66.67%) C++
2 26 (61.90%) Computer Vision
3 25 (59.52%) Video Processing
4 23 (54.76%) C
4 23 (54.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 21 (50.00%) MATLAB
6 19 (45.24%) Firmware
6 19 (45.24%) Android
6 19 (45.24%) Image Processing
7 18 (42.86%) Algorithms
8 17 (40.48%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
10 13 (30.95%) CentOS
11 11 (26.19%) HTML
11 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
11 11 (26.19%) CSS
11 11 (26.19%) Web Services
11 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
12 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (19.05%) MySQL
14 7 (16.67%) Java
14 7 (16.67%) ECMAScript
14 7 (16.67%) Debian
14 7 (16.67%) Subversion
14 7 (16.67%) Maven
14 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 7 (16.67%) 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 6 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) nginx
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Community Server
3 2 (4.76%) Drupal
3 2 (4.76%) Perch
3 2 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.76%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
1 2 (4.76%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) LAN
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Maven
2 7 (16.67%) Subversion
3 4 (9.52%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (4.76%) Banking
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Developer
2 24 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 19 (45.24%) Senior Developer
4 17 (40.48%) Embedded Developer
4 17 (40.48%) Embedded Software Developer
5 15 (35.71%) Senior Software Developer
6 12 (28.57%) Senior Systems Developer
7 9 (21.43%) Systems Developer
8 7 (16.67%) Tools Developer
9 4 (9.52%) DevOps Manager
9 4 (9.52%) Systems Manager
10 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Embedded C Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Software Designer
10 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) CSS
1 11 (26.19%) HTML
1 11 (26.19%) Web Services
2 7 (16.67%) CSS3
2 7 (16.67%) HTML5
2 7 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) LAMP
3 2 (4.76%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (54.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 18 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 17 (40.48%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (11.90%) Smartphone
6 4 (9.52%) FMCG
7 2 (4.76%) User Experience
7 2 (4.76%) Verilog
7 2 (4.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Android
2 13 (30.95%) CentOS
3 7 (16.67%) Debian
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Windows
5 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Computer Vision
2 25 (59.52%) Video Processing
3 19 (45.24%) Image Processing
4 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) DevOps
8 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Signal Processing
9 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.76%) Logistics
9 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.76%) Project Management
9 2 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) C++
1 28 (66.67%) Python
2 23 (54.76%) C
3 21 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 7 (16.67%) ECMAScript
5 7 (16.67%) ES6
5 7 (16.67%) Groovy
5 7 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) Tcl
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) Firmware
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) CFEngine
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Altera
1 4 (9.52%) Rackspace
1 4 (9.52%) Xilinx
2 2 (4.76%) VMware