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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.72% 6.05% 3.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.34% 19.74% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 8
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
94 76 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.61% 30.65% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 87 64 40
Median salary £27,500 £34,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 1 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 1 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 -8 8 £33,750 -11.18% 1
Redditch +9 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Malvern -10 4 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Evesham - 2 £42,500 -
Kidderminster - 2 £35,000 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Java
3 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (41.18%) MySQL
5 19 (37.25%) C++
6 18 (35.29%) Mac OS X
6 18 (35.29%) Internet
6 18 (35.29%) MongoDB
7 16 (31.37%) C
8 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
9 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
9 14 (27.45%) DV Cleared
9 14 (27.45%) Scala
9 14 (27.45%) Open Source
9 14 (27.45%) Waterfall
9 14 (27.45%) OpenCL
9 14 (27.45%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (27.45%) Perl
9 14 (27.45%) VHDL
9 14 (27.45%) Ruby
10 13 (25.49%) JIRA
10 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (25.49%) Confluence
10 13 (25.49%) Atlassian
11 12 (23.53%) OOP
11 12 (23.53%) OO
11 12 (23.53%) Apache
12 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
12 11 (21.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (19.61%) Neo4j

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 (27.45%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (25.49%) Confluence
3 12 (23.53%) Apache
4 10 (19.61%) Apache Spark
5 7 (13.73%) nginx
5 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.88%) Node.js
7 2 (3.92%) JBoss
7 2 (3.92%) WildFly
8 1 (1.96%) IIS
8 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Internet
2 10 (19.61%) Firewall
3 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 8 (15.69%) DNS
4 8 (15.69%) FTP
5 7 (13.73%) SMTP
5 7 (13.73%) SSL
6 4 (7.84%) Network Security
7 3 (5.88%) 2G
7 3 (5.88%) 3G
7 3 (5.88%) BGP
7 3 (5.88%) LAN
7 3 (5.88%) OSPF
7 3 (5.88%) SNMP
7 3 (5.88%) VPN
7 3 (5.88%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) VLAN
9 1 (1.96%) HTTP
9 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) MySQL
2 18 (35.29%) MongoDB
3 11 (21.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (19.61%) Apache Accumulo
4 10 (19.61%) Big Data
4 10 (19.61%) Hadoop
4 10 (19.61%) IBM InfoSphere
4 10 (19.61%) Neo4j
5 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) JIRA
2 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (3.92%) Clang
4 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) JUnit
4 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.92%) Xcode
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Big Data Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Software Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Web Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) WebOps Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Hadoop Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Programmer
6 4 (7.84%) Programmer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Web Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) OpenCL
2 10 (19.61%) Kafka
2 10 (19.61%) ZeroMQ
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 6 (11.76%) .NET
4 6 (11.76%) Web Services
5 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.80%) LAMP
6 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.88%) CSS
7 3 (5.88%) CSS3
7 3 (5.88%) HTML5
7 3 (5.88%) MFC
7 3 (5.88%) STL
8 2 (3.92%) EJB
8 2 (3.92%) Middleware
8 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
8 2 (3.92%) SOAP
8 2 (3.92%) Swing
8 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) VHDL
2 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (19.61%) Internet of Things
4 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.92%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (3.92%) Clustering
6 2 (3.92%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Mac OS X
3 5 (9.80%) Android
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Unix
5 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.96%) Solaris
7 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Open Source
2 14 (27.45%) Waterfall
3 12 (23.53%) OO
3 12 (23.53%) OOP
4 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
5 10 (19.61%) Analytics
5 10 (19.61%) Open Source Development
6 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
6 7 (13.73%) Web Operations
7 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 6 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.88%) Network Management
9 3 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Test Management
10 2 (3.92%) BDD
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.92%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) C++
3 16 (31.37%) C
4 14 (27.45%) Perl
4 14 (27.45%) Ruby
4 14 (27.45%) Scala
5 8 (15.69%) SQL
6 5 (9.80%) C#
6 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.80%) PHP
7 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.84%) Python
8 2 (3.92%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) DV Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) CCDP
4 3 (5.88%) CCIE
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) LXC
2 1 (1.96%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Atlassian
2 10 (19.61%) IBM
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco
3 5 (9.80%) Juniper
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.88%) Sourcefire
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix
6 2 (3.92%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
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