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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 6.67% 11.76% 29.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 80.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
10 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 11.11% 14.71% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 19
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £33,000 £35,000
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
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 7 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 Loughborough region with a requirement for Linux.

1 21 (72.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 18 (62.07%) C++
2 18 (62.07%) Computer Vision
3 17 (58.62%) Video Processing
3 17 (58.62%) Python
3 17 (58.62%) MATLAB
4 16 (55.17%) Algorithms
5 15 (51.72%) Firmware
6 14 (48.28%) Android
6 14 (48.28%) Image Processing
7 13 (44.83%) C
8 12 (41.38%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
10 6 (20.69%) Xilinx
10 6 (20.69%) Altera
11 5 (17.24%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (17.24%) Smartphone
11 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
11 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (13.79%) CentOS
12 4 (13.79%) S-PLUS
12 4 (13.79%) Tcl
12 4 (13.79%) Web Services
12 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
12 4 (13.79%) Signal Processing
13 3 (10.34%) nginx
13 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
13 3 (10.34%) Rackspace
13 3 (10.34%) OpenCL

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 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Software Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Embedded Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Embedded Software Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Senior Developer
4 10 (34.48%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Senior Systems Developer
6 4 (13.79%) FPGA Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Designer
7 3 (10.34%) DevOps Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Software Designer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Manager
8 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Computer Vision Designer
8 2 (6.90%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) FPGA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) OpenCL
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (55.17%) Algorithms
3 12 (41.38%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
4 5 (17.24%) Smartphone
5 3 (10.34%) FMCG
6 2 (6.90%) Verilog
6 2 (6.90%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Android
2 4 (13.79%) CentOS
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Computer Vision
2 17 (58.62%) Video Processing
3 14 (48.28%) Image Processing
4 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Signal Processing
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Logistics
8 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C++
2 17 (58.62%) MATLAB
2 17 (58.62%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) C
4 4 (13.79%) Tcl
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) ECMAScript
6 1 (3.45%) ES6
6 1 (3.45%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Firmware
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) CFEngine
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Altera
1 6 (20.69%) Xilinx
2 3 (10.34%) Rackspace
3 2 (6.90%) VMware