Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 24 10
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 74 83 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 14.92% 11.56% 17.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.24% 52.87% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 68 74 100
Bath median annual salary £53,750 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,375 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £57,625
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% -5.88%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 139 157 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 28.02% 21.87% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 101 137 161
Bath median annual salary £50,000 £34,712 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.04% -13.22% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £51,250 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bath

Linux
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Linux in Bath

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Bath over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Linux.

1 25 (33.78%) Python
2 23 (31.08%) DevOps
3 21 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (25.68%) Ubuntu
5 18 (24.32%) JSON
5 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
6 17 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
6 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
7 16 (21.62%) SQL
7 16 (21.62%) Windows
7 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
8 15 (20.27%) Web Services
8 15 (20.27%) Erlang
8 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
9 14 (18.92%) Ansible
9 14 (18.92%) HTTP
9 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (17.57%) VMware
10 13 (17.57%) MySQL
10 13 (17.57%) Java
10 13 (17.57%) Puppet
11 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (16.22%) RESTful
11 12 (16.22%) PHP
11 12 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
11 12 (16.22%) Degree
12 10 (13.51%) Bash Shell
12 10 (13.51%) Computer Science

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (5.41%) JBoss
1 4 (5.41%) nginx
2 3 (4.05%) Confluence
2 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.16%) SaaS
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) HTTP
2 10 (13.51%) Firewall
3 6 (8.11%) Network Security
3 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.05%) DHCP
4 3 (4.05%) DNS
4 3 (4.05%) Internet
5 2 (2.70%) Bluetooth
5 2 (2.70%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.70%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.35%) ICMP
6 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
2 13 (17.57%) MySQL
3 12 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.81%) CouchDB
5 7 (9.46%) phpMyAdmin
6 4 (5.41%) Redis
6 4 (5.41%) Riak
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.05%) SQLite
8 1 (1.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
1 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.76%) GitLab
3 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.41%) JIRA
3 4 (5.41%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.70%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.35%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.35%) Hudson
6 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.35%) JUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Maven
6 1 (1.35%) Mockito
6 1 (1.35%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.76%) Marketing
4 3 (4.05%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.05%) Electronics
4 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) DevOps Manager
3 11 (14.86%) Erlang Developer
4 10 (13.51%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Administrator
6 7 (9.46%) Lead DevOps
6 7 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.46%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (4.05%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) JSON
2 15 (20.27%) Web Services
3 12 (16.22%) RESTful
4 10 (13.51%) CSS
5 9 (12.16%) LAMP
6 7 (9.46%) HTML
7 6 (8.11%) REST
7 6 (8.11%) Software Packaging
8 4 (5.41%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.41%) Spring
8 4 (5.41%) Spring Integration
9 3 (4.05%) Django
9 3 (4.05%) XML
10 2 (2.70%) .NET
10 2 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (2.70%) React
11 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.35%) Qt
11 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (2.70%) Device Driver
2 2 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Ubuntu
2 16 (21.62%) Windows
3 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.11%) Debian
5 5 (6.76%) Android
5 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.41%) Unix
6 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.35%) CentOS
9 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) DevOps
2 17 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
4 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.51%) Computer Science
7 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.46%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (9.46%) Web Development
9 6 (8.11%) Analytics
9 6 (8.11%) Microservices
9 6 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (6.76%) Android Development
10 5 (6.76%) iOS Development
10 5 (6.76%) Scrum
10 5 (6.76%) SDLC
11 4 (5.41%) Digital Analytics
11 4 (5.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.78%) Python
2 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.62%) SQL
4 15 (20.27%) Erlang
5 13 (17.57%) Java
6 12 (16.22%) PHP
7 10 (13.51%) Bash Shell
8 8 (10.81%) C++
8 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.76%) C
9 5 (6.76%) Perl
10 4 (5.41%) C#
11 2 (2.70%) Ruby
12 1 (1.35%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (1.35%) Go
12 1 (1.35%) Groovy
12 1 (1.35%) Java 8
12 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.70%) CCNA
4 2 (2.70%) RHCE
4 2 (2.70%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.16%) Docker
3 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.41%) Xen
6 3 (4.05%) KVM
7 2 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.35%) Btrfs
8 1 (1.35%) Ceph
8 1 (1.35%) Corosync
8 1 (1.35%) DRBD
8 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Ansible
2 13 (17.57%) Puppet
3 9 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.41%) Nagios
5 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.70%) Ganeti
6 2 (2.70%) Marathon
6 2 (2.70%) Mesos
6 2 (2.70%) SCCM
6 2 (2.70%) Terraform
7 1 (1.35%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.35%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.35%) Pacemaker
7 1 (1.35%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) VMware
2 7 (9.46%) Cisco
3 4 (5.41%) Citrix
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Mitel
4 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.05%) Google
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
4 3 (4.05%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.35%) Civica
5 1 (1.35%) Dell
5 1 (1.35%) HP
5 1 (1.35%) Juniper
5 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.35%) Ubiquiti
5 1 (1.35%) Veeam