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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 18 29
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester - 8.40% 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 42.31% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Median salary - £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +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
19 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 19.79% 19.85% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 10
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 31 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (50.00%) Remote Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP

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 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Web Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Remote Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Worcester, Worcestershire
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