Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Engineer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 101 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 9 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.68% 0.32% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.33% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 14
Coventry median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% -25.00% +37.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £33,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £31,000 £41,975 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £29,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -42.00% +25.00% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1,258 1,208 1,315
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.52% 95.42% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 986 1,121
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Coventry

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Coventry

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Video\Live Streaming
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Google
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) GitHub
1 9 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 9 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 9 (100.00%) Polymer
1 9 (100.00%) Web Components
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Vision
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) GitHub
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) Polymer
1 9 (100.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Vision
1 9 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Google