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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Leicestershire / Loughborough
Rank 11 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 8.00% 24.39% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 90.91% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
9 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 18.00% 26.83% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 7
Median salary £24,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +36.36%
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 February 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 10 (83.33%) Video Processing
1 10 (83.33%) Algorithms
2 9 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) MATLAB
3 7 (58.33%) Computer Vision
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Firmware
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Android
5 5 (41.67%) Image Processing
5 5 (41.67%) Xilinx
5 5 (41.67%) C
5 5 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) S-PLUS
6 3 (25.00%) Altera
6 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
7 2 (16.67%) OpenCL
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (8.33%) JIRA
8 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
8 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
8 1 (8.33%) VHDL

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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Embedded Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Embedded Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Vision Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Algorithms
2 9 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (8.33%) Verilog
4 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Video Processing
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Vision
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Image Processing
5 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (8.33%) FPGA Design
7 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
7 1 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) MATLAB
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) C
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Xilinx
2 3 (25.00%) Altera
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