The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Debian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Debian Linux
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 124 118 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs citing Debian 1 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.055% 0.85% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 4.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 0
Median salary £55,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.69% -14.11%  

Debian is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 299 412 343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.36% 17.59% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 253 353 298
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Debian as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in Birmingham

Debian
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Debian in Birmingham

Debian
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Debian 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Debian.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Qt
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat