Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 13 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 98 85 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 15.51% 17.82% 19.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.59% 53.80% 68.49%
Number of salaries quoted 54 72 139
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +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 Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 135 158 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 21.36% 33.12% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76 132 209
Cheltenham median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.63% -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £18,500 £24,000 £31,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,750 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -

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 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 79 (80.61%) Java
2 69 (70.41%) Software Engineering
3 58 (59.18%) Spring
4 55 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (56.12%) Python
5 50 (51.02%) C++
5 50 (51.02%) JIRA
6 48 (48.98%) DevOps
7 42 (42.86%) Scrum
7 42 (42.86%) Apache
8 41 (41.84%) EasyMock
9 38 (38.78%) CentOS
9 38 (38.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (37.76%) Java EE
11 36 (36.73%) JUnit
11 36 (36.73%) Red Hat
12 34 (34.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 34 (34.69%) Bitbucket
12 34 (34.69%) Jenkins
13 33 (33.67%) Confluence
13 33 (33.67%) Wiki
13 33 (33.67%) JSF
13 33 (33.67%) EJB
14 32 (32.65%) Open Source
15 31 (31.63%) OO
15 31 (31.63%) OOD
16 28 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
17 27 (27.55%) CSS
17 27 (27.55%) SQL
18 24 (24.49%) HTML

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 42 (42.86%) Apache
2 33 (33.67%) Confluence
3 12 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.04%) JBoss
4 2 (2.04%) Mule
4 2 (2.04%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.02%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (12.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 12 (12.24%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.04%) SaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.02%) Office 365
5 1 (1.02%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) FTP
2 9 (9.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.14%) HTTP
4 3 (3.06%) DNS
5 2 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.02%) Firewall
6 1 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.02%) MPLS
6 1 (1.02%) SDH
6 1 (1.02%) SMTP
6 1 (1.02%) VLAN
6 1 (1.02%) VoIP
6 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) MySQL
2 16 (16.33%) Big Data
3 13 (13.27%) Hadoop
3 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
4 12 (12.24%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (12.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (12.24%) Apache Hive
4 12 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 50 (51.02%) JIRA
2 41 (41.84%) EasyMock
3 36 (36.73%) JUnit
4 34 (34.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 34 (34.69%) Bitbucket
4 34 (34.69%) Jenkins
5 17 (17.35%) Eclipse
6 12 (12.24%) Liquibase
6 12 (12.24%) Maven
7 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.08%) Xcode
8 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.04%) Selenium
9 1 (1.02%) CodeSonar
9 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.02%) git-flow
9 1 (1.02%) PhpStorm
9 1 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (1.02%) Robot Framework
General
1 8 (8.16%) Electronics
1 8 (8.16%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Aerospace
2 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.10%) Military
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (47.96%) Developer
2 46 (46.94%) Software Engineer
3 36 (36.73%) Java Engineer
3 36 (36.73%) Java Software Engineer
4 32 (32.65%) Java Developer
5 28 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 23 (23.47%) Software Developer
7 22 (22.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 15 (15.31%) Java Software Developer
9 14 (14.29%) Senior Developer
10 13 (13.27%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (12.24%) Analyst
12 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
13 10 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
13 10 (10.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 10 (10.20%) Agile Developer
13 10 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
13 10 (10.20%) DevOps Developer
14 5 (5.10%) Firmware Engineer
14 5 (5.10%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (59.18%) Spring
2 37 (37.76%) Java EE
3 33 (33.67%) EJB
3 33 (33.67%) JSF
4 27 (27.55%) CSS
5 24 (24.49%) HTML
6 15 (15.31%) REST
6 15 (15.31%) Spring MVC
6 15 (15.31%) Web Services
6 15 (15.31%) XML
7 14 (14.29%) jQuery
7 14 (14.29%) JSON
8 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
8 13 (13.27%) Hibernate
9 12 (12.24%) Kafka
9 12 (12.24%) OSGi
10 3 (3.06%) SOAP
11 2 (2.04%) Laravel
11 2 (2.04%) Spring Integration
11 2 (2.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.67%) Wiki
2 15 (15.31%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.12%) CAN bus
3 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.08%) Cybercrime
4 4 (4.08%) e-Learning
4 4 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.78%) CentOS
1 38 (38.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 22 (22.45%) Windows
3 11 (11.22%) Mac OS
4 6 (6.12%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (6.12%) Mac OS X
4 6 (6.12%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.08%) Unix
6 3 (3.06%) Android
6 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.06%) Fedora
7 1 (1.02%) Debian
7 1 (1.02%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (70.41%) Software Engineering
2 55 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (48.98%) DevOps
4 42 (42.86%) Scrum
5 32 (32.65%) Open Source
6 31 (31.63%) OO
6 31 (31.63%) OOD
7 28 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (16.33%) TDD
9 15 (15.31%) Integration Testing
10 14 (14.29%) MVC
11 12 (12.24%) Code Coverage
12 10 (10.20%) Problem Management
13 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.12%) Post-Production
13 6 (6.12%) Test Strategy
14 5 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (5.10%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (5.10%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (5.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 79 (80.61%) Java
2 55 (56.12%) Python
3 50 (51.02%) C++
4 27 (27.55%) SQL
5 21 (21.43%) C
6 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
7 17 (17.35%) C#
8 7 (7.14%) Embedded C
9 6 (6.12%) Perl
9 6 (6.12%) PHP
9 6 (6.12%) Tcl
10 5 (5.10%) Assembly Language
11 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.02%) Ada
12 1 (1.02%) Java 8
12 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 7 (7.14%) Degree
4 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) CCNA
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.02%) MISRA
3 1 (1.02%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Docker
1 5 (5.10%) Firmware
2 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.06%) VirtualBox
3 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.06%) Xen
4 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Puppet
2 3 (3.06%) Ansible
2 3 (3.06%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (3.06%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.06%) Nagios
2 3 (3.06%) OpenNMS
2 3 (3.06%) vCenter Server
2 3 (3.06%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.02%) Nessus
3 1 (1.02%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (36.73%) Red Hat
2 13 (13.27%) Atlassian
3 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.08%) VMware
5 3 (3.06%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.06%) Hortonworks
5 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (1.02%) Cisco
7 1 (1.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle
7 1 (1.02%) Qualys
7 1 (1.02%) SAP