Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 79 162 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 16.60% 19.61% 15.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.97% 68.07% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 71 139 93
Cheltenham median annual salary £46,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.36% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.39%

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 152 238 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 31.93% 28.81% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 126 209 149
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% +21.21%
10th Percentile £23,375 £30,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £78,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 59 (74.68%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (56.96%) Java
4 44 (55.70%) Scrum
4 44 (55.70%) JIRA
5 42 (53.16%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (50.63%) MongoDB
7 39 (49.37%) NoSQL
8 38 (48.10%) Git (software)
8 38 (48.10%) Spring
8 38 (48.10%) Telecoms
8 38 (48.10%) Web Services
9 36 (45.57%) Finance
9 36 (45.57%) Manufacturing
9 36 (45.57%) Electronics
9 36 (45.57%) Marketing
9 36 (45.57%) Programme Management
9 36 (45.57%) SAP
9 36 (45.57%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (45.57%) Digital Marketing
10 35 (44.30%) JUnit
10 35 (44.30%) TDD
11 34 (43.04%) Hibernate
12 33 (41.77%) MVC
12 33 (41.77%) Spring MVC
12 33 (41.77%) SOAP
12 33 (41.77%) JBoss
12 33 (41.77%) Integration Testing
12 33 (41.77%) Kanban
12 33 (41.77%) BDD

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 33 (41.77%) JBoss
2 32 (40.51%) Mule
2 32 (40.51%) Mule ESB
2 32 (40.51%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.66%) Confluence
4 6 (7.59%) Apache
5 5 (6.33%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.53%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.27%) nginx
8 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 59 (74.68%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (53.16%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (40.51%) SaaS
4 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (10.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (10.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (10.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (6.33%) GitHub
7 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.27%) Google App Engine
8 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.27%) IaaS
8 1 (1.27%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) DNS
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) LAN
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.63%) MongoDB
2 39 (49.37%) NoSQL
3 32 (40.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (11.39%) MySQL
5 8 (10.13%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (7.59%) Big Data
6 6 (7.59%) MariaDB
7 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (5.06%) Apache Hive
8 4 (5.06%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.27%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 44 (55.70%) JIRA
2 38 (48.10%) Git (software)
3 35 (44.30%) JUnit
4 32 (40.51%) IntelliJ
5 21 (26.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
7 8 (10.13%) Bitbucket
8 4 (5.06%) EasyMock
9 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.27%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.27%) CodeSonar
10 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.27%) git-flow
10 1 (1.27%) Maven
10 1 (1.27%) Robot Framework
10 1 (1.27%) Selenium
10 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 38 (48.10%) Telecoms
2 36 (45.57%) Electronics
2 36 (45.57%) Finance
2 36 (45.57%) Manufacturing
2 36 (45.57%) Marketing
3 31 (39.24%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 47 (59.49%) Developer
2 37 (46.84%) Java Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Senior Developer
4 16 (20.25%) Software Engineer
5 15 (18.99%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (17.72%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (15.19%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) AWS Software Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (8.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Administrator
10 6 (7.59%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (7.59%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (6.33%) DevOps Administrator
11 5 (6.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
11 5 (6.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.10%) Spring
1 38 (48.10%) Web Services
2 34 (43.04%) Hibernate
3 33 (41.77%) REST
3 33 (41.77%) SOAP
3 33 (41.77%) Spring MVC
4 32 (40.51%) Apache Camel
4 32 (40.51%) JPA
4 32 (40.51%) JSON
4 32 (40.51%) Spring Integration
4 32 (40.51%) XML
5 14 (17.72%) .NET
5 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
6 8 (10.13%) HTML
7 7 (8.86%) Java EE
8 6 (7.59%) HTML5
9 4 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.80%) CSS
10 3 (3.80%) LAMP
11 2 (2.53%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (3.80%) Cybercrime
3 2 (2.53%) Wiki
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Windows
2 12 (15.19%) Windows Server
2 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.86%) Android
4 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.06%) CentOS
6 3 (3.80%) Unix
7 2 (2.53%) Debian
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.27%) AIX
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (55.70%) Scrum
3 36 (45.57%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (45.57%) Digital Marketing
3 36 (45.57%) Programme Management
4 35 (44.30%) TDD
5 33 (41.77%) BDD
5 33 (41.77%) Integration Testing
5 33 (41.77%) Kanban
5 33 (41.77%) MVC
6 31 (39.24%) E-Commerce
7 24 (30.38%) DevOps
8 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
9 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (8.86%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (7.59%) Microservices
13 5 (6.33%) Open Source
13 5 (6.33%) Release Management
13 5 (6.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.96%) Java
2 18 (22.78%) C#
2 18 (22.78%) Python
3 17 (21.52%) PowerShell
4 15 (18.99%) SQL
5 10 (12.66%) C++
6 8 (10.13%) PHP
7 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.59%) C
7 6 (7.59%) Perl
8 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.33%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) Korn
9 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) CITP
3 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) CCNA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) GIAC
5 1 (1.27%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.27%) SANS
5 1 (1.27%) SSCP
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Ceph
2 1 (1.27%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.27%) Postfix
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) Puppet
2 6 (7.59%) Ansible
2 6 (7.59%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.53%) Salt
5 1 (1.27%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) SAP
2 32 (40.51%) Apple
3 9 (11.39%) Atlassian
4 6 (7.59%) Google
4 6 (7.59%) VMware
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.06%) Twitter
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle
7 1 (1.27%) Scality