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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.54% 9.09% 7.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.20% 46.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 19
Median salary £48,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.51% -10.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
61 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.96% 19.48% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 49
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
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
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 September 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
Malvern +2 3 £48,000 -
Worcester -2 1 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Evesham - 1 £35,000 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (52.38%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) MySQL
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) CentOS
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (19.05%) Internet
6 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 4 (19.05%) Spring
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (19.05%) Velocity
6 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) Web Operations
7 3 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (14.29%) Remote Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) nginx
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing

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 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) FTP
2 3 (14.29%) SMTP
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) NUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (9.52%) Clang
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Xcode
3 1 (4.76%) Grunt
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) WebOps Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Designer
6 2 (9.52%) GUI Designer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) jQuery
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) Ajax
2 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) Velocity
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) MFC
3 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
3 2 (9.52%) Qt
3 2 (9.52%) STL
3 2 (9.52%) wxWidgets
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Ergonomics
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (19.05%) Web Operations
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 3 (14.29%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) OOP
3 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Remote Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) C
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) VCP5
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) Dell
2 2 (9.52%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) NetApp
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Zend
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