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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 18.75% 22.08% 27.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 80.95% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
15 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 31.25% 27.27% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 15
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £39,100
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 25 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) Python
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (38.46%) OpenUP
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 3 (23.08%) gulp
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) Laravel
3 3 (23.08%) Sass

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 3 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Bower
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) gulp
1 3 (23.08%) PhpStorm
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Software Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Junior
2 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Trainer
2 2 (15.38%) Trainer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) CSS3
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) HTML5
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
1 3 (23.08%) Laravel
1 3 (23.08%) Sass
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) CentOS
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (38.46%) OpenUP
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) API Design
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
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