The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 40 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 22 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.61% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 2
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +32.07%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
453 706 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.97% 98.33% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 283 641 594
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,266 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Unix
2 13 (50.00%) AIX
2 13 (50.00%) Scrum
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 10 (38.46%) Embedded Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 10 (38.46%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (38.46%) C++
3 10 (38.46%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 7 (26.92%) Physics
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (11.54%) Yocto
6 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
6 2 (7.69%) C

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Physics
2 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) AIX
2 13 (50.00%) Unix
3 10 (38.46%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 13 (50.00%) Scrum
2 10 (38.46%) Embedded Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
1 10 (38.46%) C++
1 10 (38.46%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree