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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.44% 7.48% 6.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.05% 45.83% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Median salary £62,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,300 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £43,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 11.59% 16.33% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 9
Median salary £21,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% -
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 24 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
4 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Apache
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) LAMP
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) QA
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) NUnit
7 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Back Office
7 3 (18.75%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (18.75%) Remote Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Selenium
7 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Ajax

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 (37.50%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) WildFly
4 1 (6.25%) nginx
4 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) BGP
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) OSPF
2 2 (12.50%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) NUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
2 4 (25.00%) Programmer
2 4 (25.00%) Web Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Software Development Director
3 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) LAMP
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) Ajax
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) EJB
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Swing
5 2 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (6.25%) Node.js
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Remote Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCDP
1 2 (12.50%) CCIE
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Juniper
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
1 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
1 2 (12.50%) Sourcefire
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Rackspace