Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 20 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 121 130 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 11.15% 9.38% 10.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.81% 43.33% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 102 155 184
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,375 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 270 300 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 24.88% 21.65% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 244 248 292
Coventry median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% -7.50%
10th Percentile £23,225 £22,925 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,000 £53,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,399 £36,056 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.50% +3.02% -2.78%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 63 (52.07%) SQL
2 58 (47.93%) Java
3 56 (46.28%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (44.63%) JavaScript
5 53 (43.80%) PostgreSQL
6 44 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (36.36%) NoSQL
7 41 (33.88%) Unix
8 39 (32.23%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (31.40%) MySQL
10 35 (28.93%) HTML
11 34 (28.10%) Python
12 33 (27.27%) Microservices
13 32 (26.45%) DB2
14 31 (25.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 31 (25.62%) MongoDB
15 29 (23.97%) Degree
16 27 (22.31%) Computer Science
16 27 (22.31%) PHP
16 27 (22.31%) Puppet
17 26 (21.49%) Docker
18 24 (19.83%) Scrum
19 23 (19.01%) Oracle
19 23 (19.01%) Software Engineering
19 23 (19.01%) SaaS
20 22 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
20 22 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
20 22 (18.18%) Spring
20 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
21 21 (17.36%) JMS

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 15 (12.40%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.74%) Apache
3 7 (5.79%) IIS
4 4 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.48%) nginx
6 2 (1.65%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.65%) Moodle
6 2 (1.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 56 (46.28%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (19.01%) SaaS
3 16 (13.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (9.92%) IaaS
4 12 (9.92%) PaaS
5 9 (7.44%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (7.44%) Amazon S3
6 6 (4.96%) Heroku
7 5 (4.13%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (4.13%) Office 365
7 5 (4.13%) Route 53
7 5 (4.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (3.31%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.83%) Datadog
10 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.70%) DNS
2 17 (14.05%) Firewall
3 13 (10.74%) HTTP
3 13 (10.74%) VPN
4 11 (9.09%) Internet
5 8 (6.61%) Network Security
6 7 (5.79%) DHCP
6 7 (5.79%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.96%) FTP
7 6 (4.96%) SSH
8 5 (4.13%) VLAN
9 4 (3.31%) DSL
10 2 (1.65%) Broadband
10 2 (1.65%) Intranet
10 2 (1.65%) MPLS
10 2 (1.65%) SAN
10 2 (1.65%) VoIP
11 1 (0.83%) ADSL
11 1 (0.83%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (43.80%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 38 (31.40%) MySQL
4 32 (26.45%) DB2
5 31 (25.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 31 (25.62%) MongoDB
6 22 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (13.22%) SQL Server
8 11 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.83%) HBase
10 1 (0.83%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (17.36%) JUnit
2 15 (12.40%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.09%) Maven
4 10 (8.26%) JBehave
5 7 (5.79%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.96%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.65%) Mockito
7 2 (1.65%) Subversion
8 1 (0.83%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.83%) Selenium
8 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (11.57%) Retail
2 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Electronics
3 1 (0.83%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Marketing
3 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (21.49%) Analyst
2 25 (20.66%) Architect
3 23 (19.01%) Developer
4 18 (14.88%) DBA
5 16 (13.22%) Applications Support
5 16 (13.22%) Database Architect
6 14 (11.57%) Administrator
7 13 (10.74%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (9.92%) Java Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
9 11 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
9 11 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 11 (9.09%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Lead Developer
10 8 (6.61%) Software Architect
11 7 (5.79%) Security Analyst
11 7 (5.79%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (4.96%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.93%) HTML
2 22 (18.18%) Spring
3 21 (17.36%) CSS
3 21 (17.36%) JMS
4 20 (16.53%) Java EE
5 16 (13.22%) RESTful
6 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
7 12 (9.92%) Node.js
8 10 (8.26%) ActiveMQ
8 10 (8.26%) HornetQ
8 10 (8.26%) HTML5
8 10 (8.26%) Kafka
9 9 (7.44%) jQuery
10 7 (5.79%) React
10 7 (5.79%) Spring MVC
11 6 (4.96%) Ajax
11 6 (4.96%) JSF
11 6 (4.96%) SOAP
11 6 (4.96%) Struts
12 5 (4.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (32.23%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (22.31%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.26%) Smart Meter
4 5 (4.13%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.31%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.31%) RIA
5 4 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.65%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.83%) Clustering
7 1 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.83%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.88%) Unix
2 21 (17.36%) Windows
3 12 (9.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.31%) SUSE
6 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.27%) Microservices
3 24 (19.83%) Scrum
4 23 (19.01%) Software Engineering
5 22 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (17.36%) BDD
7 20 (16.53%) Configuration Management
7 20 (16.53%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (15.70%) Kanban
9 18 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (14.88%) TDD
10 17 (14.05%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (14.05%) High Availability
10 17 (14.05%) Performance Metrics
11 16 (13.22%) DevOps
11 16 (13.22%) Mathematics
12 15 (12.40%) Mentoring
13 14 (11.57%) Test Automation
14 12 (9.92%) Open Source
15 11 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.07%) SQL
2 58 (47.93%) Java
3 54 (44.63%) JavaScript
4 34 (28.10%) Python
5 27 (22.31%) PHP
6 17 (14.05%) Bash Shell
7 12 (9.92%) Ruby
7 12 (9.92%) Shell Script
8 10 (8.26%) Groovy
8 10 (8.26%) Java 8
8 10 (8.26%) Perl
8 10 (8.26%) Scala
9 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.96%) Apex Code
11 5 (4.13%) C
12 4 (3.31%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.65%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.83%) C++
14 1 (0.83%) Go
14 1 (0.83%) Korn
Qualifications
1 29 (23.97%) Degree
2 14 (11.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (10.74%) Master's Degree
4 7 (5.79%) CISSP
5 4 (3.31%) CISA
5 4 (3.31%) SANS
6 3 (2.48%) GIAC
7 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) CCNA
8 1 (0.83%) CCNP
8 1 (0.83%) HNC
8 1 (0.83%) HND
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 26 (21.49%) Docker
2 10 (8.26%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.96%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.96%) XenServer
4 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.83%) Firmware
5 1 (0.83%) Samba
5 1 (0.83%) Squid
5 1 (0.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 27 (22.31%) Puppet
2 19 (15.70%) Ansible
3 17 (14.05%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.26%) Marathon
5 2 (1.65%) Nagios
5 2 (1.65%) SCOM
6 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.83%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.83%) Simpana
6 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Oracle
2 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.09%) Cisco
4 7 (5.79%) CheckPoint
4 7 (5.79%) VMware
5 6 (4.96%) IBM
5 6 (4.96%) Rackspace
5 6 (4.96%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.13%) Adobe
6 5 (4.13%) Citrix
6 5 (4.13%) NetApp
7 4 (3.31%) Forcepoint
7 4 (3.31%) Hitachi
7 4 (3.31%) Symantec
8 3 (2.48%) CyberArk
8 3 (2.48%) Splunk
9 2 (1.65%) BMC
9 2 (1.65%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.83%) Ivanti