The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 29 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 3.41% 7.83% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 40.91% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £44,000 £31,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Worcestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 14.77% 19.13% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 9
Median salary £21,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +4.34%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Linux
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Worcester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (27.78%) PHP
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) LAMP
5 5 (27.78%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Juniper
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) Back Office
7 3 (16.67%) NUnit
7 3 (16.67%) VMware

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (11.11%) WildFly
4 1 (5.56%) Confluence
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) BGP
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) OSPF
2 2 (11.11%) SNMP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) NUnit
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JUnit
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) LAMP Developer
2 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 4 (22.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 4 (22.22%) PHP Programmer
2 4 (22.22%) Programmer
2 4 (22.22%) Web Programmer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Software Development Director
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
2 5 (27.78%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) LAMP
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) EJB
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Swing
5 2 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (5.56%) OpenCL
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Remote Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Network Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCDP
1 2 (11.11%) CCIE
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
1 3 (16.67%) Juniper
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Rackspace