The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 15.38% 17.81% 20.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 76.47% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Median salary £30,000 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% -16.47%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 23.08% 23.29% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 16
Median salary £30,000 £35,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +97.22%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Plymouth region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Linux
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Linux Salary Trend in Plymouth

Linux
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 10 (47.62%) Python
1 10 (47.62%) Marketing
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
2 7 (33.33%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) Big Data
4 5 (23.81%) LESS
4 5 (23.81%) PhpStorm
4 5 (23.81%) Bower
4 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
4 5 (23.81%) CSS3
4 5 (23.81%) Laravel
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) OpenUP
4 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (23.81%) WordPress
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
4 5 (23.81%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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 5 (23.81%) CMS
1 5 (23.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Bower
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) gulp
1 5 (23.81%) PhpStorm
General
1 10 (47.62%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Junior
2 5 (23.81%) Junior Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Junior Web Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Support
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (23.81%) CSS3
2 5 (23.81%) HTML5
2 5 (23.81%) Laravel
2 5 (23.81%) LESS
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
2 5 (23.81%) OpenUP
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
2 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) API Design
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) OOD
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Adobe
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