Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 16 16
Rank change year-on-year -18 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 89 153 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 6.59% 12.04% 11.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.84% 51.34% 55.11%
Number of salaries quoted 73 185 164
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £36,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £56,473 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 271 298 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 20.07% 23.45% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 225 259 277
Coventry median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £18,375 £25,950 £21,650
90th Percentile £58,650 £57,750 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +7.14%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Coventry

Linux
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Linux in Coventry

Linux
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Coventry over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Linux.

1 53 (59.55%) JavaScript
2 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (43.82%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (43.82%) Microservices
4 37 (41.57%) SQL
5 36 (40.45%) Java
5 36 (40.45%) NoSQL
5 36 (40.45%) Mentoring
6 35 (39.33%) Docker
6 35 (39.33%) Git (software)
6 35 (39.33%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (35.96%) Software Engineering
7 32 (35.96%) RESTful
8 31 (34.83%) Python
9 30 (33.71%) Scrum
9 30 (33.71%) Test Automation
10 29 (32.58%) Amazon AWS
10 29 (32.58%) TDD
11 28 (31.46%) Node.js
11 28 (31.46%) Marathon
12 27 (30.34%) Retail
13 26 (29.21%) Unix
13 26 (29.21%) Oracle
14 23 (25.84%) HTML
15 22 (24.72%) JMS
16 21 (23.60%) Apache
16 21 (23.60%) CRM
16 21 (23.60%) Jenkins
16 21 (23.60%) MongoDB
17 19 (21.35%) BDD

Linux
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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (23.60%) Apache
2 11 (12.36%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) WordPress
4 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.24%) SaaS
3 5 (5.62%) Heroku
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.37%) Office 365
5 2 (2.25%) BrowserStack
5 2 (2.25%) GitHub
6 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) Internet
2 7 (7.87%) Firewall
3 5 (5.62%) DNS
3 5 (5.62%) HTTP
4 4 (4.49%) DHCP
4 4 (4.49%) SAN
5 2 (2.25%) Intranet
5 2 (2.25%) Network Security
5 2 (2.25%) SSH
6 1 (1.12%) ICMP
6 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (43.82%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (40.45%) NoSQL
3 21 (23.60%) MongoDB
4 16 (17.98%) Data Mining
5 14 (15.73%) MySQL
6 12 (13.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
7 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
7 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
8 5 (5.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (5.62%) DB2
9 2 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (39.33%) Git (software)
2 21 (23.60%) Jenkins
3 19 (21.35%) JUnit
4 12 (13.48%) Cucumber
4 12 (13.48%) JBehave
5 7 (7.87%) Maven
6 5 (5.62%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.25%) GoCD
7 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.25%) Mockito
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.12%) Selenium
8 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (30.34%) Retail
2 16 (17.98%) Back Office
3 7 (7.87%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Developer
2 16 (17.98%) Python Engineer
3 12 (13.48%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Python Software Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Java Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Software Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) IT Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.96%) RESTful
2 28 (31.46%) Node.js
3 23 (25.84%) HTML
4 22 (24.72%) JMS
5 19 (21.35%) Spring
6 16 (17.98%) Django
6 16 (17.98%) Flask
6 16 (17.98%) Natural Language Processing
6 16 (17.98%) React
7 14 (15.73%) Hibernate
8 12 (13.48%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (13.48%) CSS
8 12 (13.48%) HornetQ
8 12 (13.48%) Kafka
9 7 (7.87%) HTML5
9 7 (7.87%) Java EE
10 6 (6.74%) J2EE
11 5 (5.62%) JSF
11 5 (5.62%) Spring MVC
11 5 (5.62%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) User Experience
2 16 (17.98%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (13.48%) Smart Meter
4 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.49%) RIA
7 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.12%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (1.12%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Unix
2 15 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (16.85%) Windows
3 7 (7.87%) Solaris
3 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.82%) Microservices
3 36 (40.45%) Mentoring
4 35 (39.33%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (35.96%) Software Engineering
6 30 (33.71%) Scrum
6 30 (33.71%) Test Automation
7 29 (32.58%) TDD
8 21 (23.60%) CRM
9 19 (21.35%) BDD
10 18 (20.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (19.10%) Artificial Intelligence
12 16 (17.98%) Machine Learning
12 16 (17.98%) SOA
12 16 (17.98%) Software Testing
12 16 (17.98%) Speech Recognition
12 16 (17.98%) Unit Testing
12 16 (17.98%) User Stories
13 14 (15.73%) Configuration Management
14 13 (14.61%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 53 (59.55%) JavaScript
2 37 (41.57%) SQL
3 36 (40.45%) Java
4 31 (34.83%) Python
5 14 (15.73%) Ruby
6 13 (14.61%) Shell Script
7 12 (13.48%) Groovy
7 12 (13.48%) Java 8
7 12 (13.48%) Scala
8 9 (10.11%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.11%) Perl
9 8 (8.99%) PHP
10 5 (5.62%) Apex Code
11 4 (4.49%) Korn
11 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.25%) C#
12 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) CISA
2 4 (4.49%) CISSP
2 4 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.49%) Master's Degree
2 4 (4.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) GCP
3 1 (1.12%) GDPR
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (39.33%) Docker
2 4 (4.49%) Samba
2 4 (4.49%) Squid
3 2 (2.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (31.46%) Marathon
2 13 (14.61%) Puppet
3 3 (3.37%) Nagios
3 3 (3.37%) SCOM
4 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (2.25%) Simpana
5 1 (1.12%) Ansible
5 1 (1.12%) Control-M
5 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) Oracle
2 17 (19.10%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.99%) Cisco
5 7 (7.87%) VMware
6 6 (6.74%) IBM
6 6 (6.74%) NetApp
7 5 (5.62%) Rackspace
7 5 (5.62%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (4.49%) Adobe
8 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.49%) Citrix
8 4 (4.49%) Forcepoint
8 4 (4.49%) Google
8 4 (4.49%) Symantec
9 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.37%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.25%) CommVault
10 2 (2.25%) Sun
10 2 (2.25%) Veritas