Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 90 103 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 13.53% 23.15% 17.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 59.20% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 97 136
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £18,500 £25,050 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £63,750 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 126 174 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 18.95% 39.10% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 80 154 208
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -15.79% +35.71%
10th Percentile £26,200 £19,500 £29,525
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +10.39%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Cheltenham

Linux
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Linux in Cheltenham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 74 (82.22%) Java
2 56 (62.22%) Spring
3 55 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 51 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (53.33%) JIRA
6 47 (52.22%) Python
7 44 (48.89%) C++
8 43 (47.78%) Scrum
9 39 (43.33%) DevOps
10 37 (41.11%) JUnit
11 36 (40.00%) Apache
12 35 (38.89%) EasyMock
13 31 (34.44%) Java EE
14 30 (33.33%) CentOS
14 30 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 28 (31.11%) Open Source
15 28 (31.11%) Red Hat
16 27 (30.00%) OO
16 27 (30.00%) EJB
16 27 (30.00%) OOD
16 27 (30.00%) Wiki
16 27 (30.00%) JSF
16 27 (30.00%) Confluence
16 27 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 27 (30.00%) Bitbucket
16 27 (30.00%) Jenkins
17 26 (28.89%) C
18 24 (26.67%) Web Services
18 24 (26.67%) MVC
18 24 (26.67%) Amazon AWS

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 36 (40.00%) Apache
2 27 (30.00%) Confluence
3 10 (11.11%) JBoss
3 10 (11.11%) Mule
3 10 (11.11%) Mule ESB
3 10 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (23.33%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (12.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 11 (12.22%) Amazon S3
4 10 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.11%) Office 365
5 1 (1.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.11%) HTTP
3 7 (7.78%) FTP
4 6 (6.67%) DNS
5 4 (4.44%) Firewall
5 4 (4.44%) Internet
5 4 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (4.44%) SMTP
6 2 (2.22%) DHCP
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.11%) Network Security
7 1 (1.11%) VLAN
7 1 (1.11%) VoIP
7 1 (1.11%) VPN
7 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) Amazon RDS
1 11 (12.22%) MySQL
1 11 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.00%) Big Data
4 8 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (8.89%) Apache Hive
4 8 (8.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 48 (53.33%) JIRA
2 37 (41.11%) JUnit
3 35 (38.89%) EasyMock
4 27 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (30.00%) Bitbucket
4 27 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 18 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 11 (12.22%) Liquibase
6 11 (12.22%) Maven
7 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 10 (11.11%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.44%) Xcode
9 1 (1.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (14.44%) Electronics
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Manufacturing
3 9 (10.00%) Retail
4 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.67%) Aerospace
5 6 (6.67%) Marketing
6 5 (5.56%) Military
7 1 (1.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (44.44%) Developer
2 37 (41.11%) Software Engineer
3 32 (35.56%) Java Developer
4 31 (34.44%) Java Engineer
4 31 (34.44%) Java Software Engineer
5 20 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (17.78%) Senior Developer
6 16 (17.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (17.78%) Software Developer
7 15 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 12 (13.33%) Analyst
9 11 (12.22%) Java Software Developer
10 8 (8.89%) Support Analyst
11 7 (7.78%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (7.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 7 (7.78%) Agile Developer
11 7 (7.78%) Agile Java Developer
11 7 (7.78%) DevOps Developer
12 5 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
12 5 (5.56%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (62.22%) Spring
2 31 (34.44%) Java EE
3 27 (30.00%) EJB
3 27 (30.00%) JSF
4 24 (26.67%) Web Services
5 21 (23.33%) Hibernate
5 21 (23.33%) JSON
5 21 (23.33%) REST
5 21 (23.33%) Spring MVC
6 18 (20.00%) CSS
6 18 (20.00%) HTML
7 17 (18.89%) XML
8 14 (15.56%) AngularJS
9 11 (12.22%) jQuery
9 11 (12.22%) OSGi
10 10 (11.11%) Apache Camel
10 10 (11.11%) JPA
10 10 (11.11%) SOAP
10 10 (11.11%) Spring Integration
11 8 (8.89%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.00%) Wiki
2 12 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.67%) CAN bus
3 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.44%) e-Learning
4 4 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.11%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.33%) CentOS
1 30 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 22 (24.44%) Windows
3 8 (8.89%) Mac OS
4 6 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (5.56%) Mac OS X
6 4 (4.44%) Solaris
6 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.44%) Unix
7 2 (2.22%) Android
7 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.11%) Debian
8 1 (1.11%) Fedora
8 1 (1.11%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 51 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (47.78%) Scrum
4 39 (43.33%) DevOps
5 28 (31.11%) Open Source
6 27 (30.00%) OO
6 27 (30.00%) OOD
7 24 (26.67%) MVC
8 22 (24.44%) TDD
9 21 (23.33%) Integration Testing
9 21 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (12.22%) Code Coverage
11 10 (11.11%) BDD
11 10 (11.11%) Kanban
12 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 8 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
14 7 (7.78%) ITIL
14 7 (7.78%) Problem Management
15 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 74 (82.22%) Java
2 47 (52.22%) Python
3 44 (48.89%) C++
4 26 (28.89%) C
5 19 (21.11%) SQL
6 17 (18.89%) JavaScript
7 13 (14.44%) C#
8 7 (7.78%) Embedded C
9 6 (6.67%) Perl
9 6 (6.67%) Tcl
10 5 (5.56%) Assembly Language
11 4 (4.44%) PHP
12 1 (1.11%) Ada
12 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (7.78%) Degree
4 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) CISSP
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.11%) MISRA
3 1 (1.11%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Firmware
2 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Docker
3 1 (1.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Ansible
1 1 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.11%) Nagios
1 1 (1.11%) Nessus
1 1 (1.11%) OpenNMS
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
1 1 (1.11%) vCenter Server
1 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (31.11%) Red Hat
2 11 (12.22%) Atlassian
3 10 (11.11%) Apple
4 6 (6.67%) SAP
5 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.33%) Google
7 2 (2.22%) VMware
8 1 (1.11%) Cisco
8 1 (1.11%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.11%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.11%) IBM
8 1 (1.11%) Qualys
8 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds