The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 32 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.63% 5.04% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.32% 20.00% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 4
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,876 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.41% 25.19% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 73 57 41
Median salary £27,500 £36,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -12 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Redditch +12 5 £35,000 -8.01%
Malvern - 5 £42,500 - 1
Evesham - 3 £42,500 - 1
Kidderminster - 2 £35,000 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 32 (69.57%) Java
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (45.65%) MySQL
3 21 (45.65%) Windows
4 18 (39.13%) C++
4 18 (39.13%) MongoDB
5 17 (36.96%) Mac OS X
5 17 (36.96%) Internet
6 15 (32.61%) C
7 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
7 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 14 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (28.26%) OpenCL
8 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
8 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
8 13 (28.26%) Open Source
8 13 (28.26%) Confluence
8 13 (28.26%) Scala
8 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (28.26%) Perl
8 13 (28.26%) VHDL
8 13 (28.26%) Ruby
8 13 (28.26%) JIRA
8 13 (28.26%) Atlassian
9 12 (26.09%) OOP
9 12 (26.09%) OO
9 12 (26.09%) Apache
10 11 (23.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (21.74%) Hadoop
11 10 (21.74%) Apache ZooKeeper

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 14 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (28.26%) Confluence
3 12 (26.09%) Apache
4 10 (21.74%) Apache Spark
4 10 (21.74%) Tomcat
5 7 (15.22%) nginx
6 3 (6.52%) Node.js
7 2 (4.35%) JBoss
7 2 (4.35%) WildFly
8 1 (2.17%) IIS
8 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) Internet
2 9 (19.57%) Firewall
3 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.22%) DNS
4 7 (15.22%) FTP
4 7 (15.22%) SSL
5 6 (13.04%) SMTP
6 2 (4.35%) BGP
6 2 (4.35%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) OSPF
6 2 (4.35%) SNMP
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) LAN
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) MySQL
2 18 (39.13%) MongoDB
3 11 (23.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (21.74%) Apache Accumulo
4 10 (21.74%) Big Data
4 10 (21.74%) Hadoop
4 10 (21.74%) IBM InfoSphere
4 10 (21.74%) Neo4j
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) JIRA
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) NUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) Clang
4 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.35%) JUnit
4 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.35%) Xcode
General
1 3 (6.52%) Back Office
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Big Data Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Web Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) WebOps Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Apache Spark Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Hadoop Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (8.70%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (8.70%) PHP Programmer
6 4 (8.70%) Programmer
6 4 (8.70%) Web Programmer
7 3 (6.52%) C/C++ Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C/C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) OpenCL
2 10 (21.74%) Kafka
2 10 (21.74%) ZeroMQ
3 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
4 7 (15.22%) Web Services
5 6 (13.04%) LAMP
6 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
6 5 (10.87%) HTML
6 5 (10.87%) jQuery
7 3 (6.52%) .NET
7 3 (6.52%) Ajax
7 3 (6.52%) CSS
7 3 (6.52%) CSS3
7 3 (6.52%) HTML5
7 3 (6.52%) Spring
7 3 (6.52%) Velocity
8 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (4.35%) Qt
8 2 (4.35%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (28.26%) VHDL
2 10 (21.74%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (4.35%) Ergonomics
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Mac OS X
3 5 (10.87%) Unix
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Android
5 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Open Source
2 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
3 12 (26.09%) OO
3 12 (26.09%) OOP
4 10 (21.74%) Analytics
4 10 (21.74%) Open Source Development
5 8 (17.39%) Web Operations
6 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
6 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
7 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Automation Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Java
2 18 (39.13%) C++
3 15 (32.61%) C
4 13 (28.26%) Perl
4 13 (28.26%) Ruby
4 13 (28.26%) Scala
5 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) PHP
6 4 (8.70%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) CCDP
4 2 (4.35%) CCIE
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) VCP5
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Atlassian
2 10 (21.74%) IBM
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) Juniper
5 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto
5 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.35%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
Evesham, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago