Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -26 -3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 76 144 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.63% 11.75% 11.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.28% 53.73% 55.63%
Number of salaries quoted 76 153 183
Coventry median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,625 £57,300 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 251 268 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 18.59% 21.86% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 207 233 272
Coventry median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £18,250 £22,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,347 £57,450
West Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -5.33% +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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 34 (44.74%) Python
2 33 (43.42%) JavaScript
3 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (34.21%) Software Engineering
5 25 (32.89%) HTML
6 22 (28.95%) Scrum
7 21 (27.63%) SQL
7 21 (27.63%) Apache
7 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
8 20 (26.32%) Mentoring
8 20 (26.32%) Java
9 19 (25.00%) Windows
10 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
10 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (23.68%) CSS
11 17 (22.37%) Docker
12 15 (19.74%) NoSQL
12 15 (19.74%) Google
13 14 (18.42%) RESTful
13 14 (18.42%) Node.js
13 14 (18.42%) Microservices
13 14 (18.42%) User Experience
13 14 (18.42%) C++
13 14 (18.42%) Unix
13 14 (18.42%) Retail
13 14 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (18.42%) Marathon
14 13 (17.11%) TDD
14 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
14 13 (17.11%) Bash Shell

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 (27.63%) Apache
2 2 (2.63%) IIS
2 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.63%) WordPress
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) nginx
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.47%) GitHub
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.32%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) DNS
2 11 (14.47%) DHCP
3 4 (5.26%) Firewall
4 3 (3.95%) Internet
4 3 (3.95%) SAN
4 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.63%) SSH
5 2 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.32%) ICMP
6 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) NoSQL
2 14 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (15.79%) Data Mining
3 12 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 10 (13.16%) MySQL
5 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.26%) GoCD
4 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.63%) JBehave
4 2 (2.63%) JUnit
4 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (18.42%) Retail
2 12 (15.79%) Back Office
3 6 (7.89%) Finance
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 19 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 13 (17.11%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Java Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Python Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Senior Python Developer
8 8 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (9.21%) Lead Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.95%) Administrator
11 3 (3.95%) Designer
11 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Designer
11 3 (3.95%) Oracle Applications Support
11 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) HTML
2 18 (23.68%) CSS
3 14 (18.42%) Node.js
3 14 (18.42%) RESTful
4 12 (15.79%) Django
4 12 (15.79%) Flask
4 12 (15.79%) Natural Language Processing
4 12 (15.79%) React
5 8 (10.53%) HTML5
5 8 (10.53%) Polymer
5 8 (10.53%) Web Components
6 7 (9.21%) J2EE
7 5 (6.58%) .NET
7 5 (6.58%) JMS
8 3 (3.95%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.63%) LAMP
9 2 (2.63%) Middleware
9 2 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) User Experience
2 12 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.53%) Video\Live Streaming
4 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.26%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.95%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.63%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.32%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) Unix
3 11 (14.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (13.16%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.58%) Solaris
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.63%) Android
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.32%) CentOS
8 1 (1.32%) Fedora
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 22 (28.95%) Scrum
4 20 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (18.42%) Microservices
7 13 (17.11%) TDD
7 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
8 12 (15.79%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (15.79%) CRM
8 12 (15.79%) Machine Learning
8 12 (15.79%) SOA
8 12 (15.79%) Software Testing
8 12 (15.79%) Speech Recognition
8 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 12 (15.79%) User Stories
9 9 (11.84%) Open Source
10 8 (10.53%) Computer Vision
10 8 (10.53%) Front End Development
10 8 (10.53%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) Python
2 33 (43.42%) JavaScript
3 21 (27.63%) SQL
4 20 (26.32%) Java
5 14 (18.42%) C++
6 13 (17.11%) Bash Shell
7 10 (13.16%) Perl
8 6 (7.89%) C
9 5 (6.58%) Ruby
10 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.63%) C#
11 2 (2.63%) Groovy
11 2 (2.63%) Korn
11 2 (2.63%) PHP
11 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.63%) Scala
11 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.32%) CISA
3 1 (1.32%) CISSP
3 1 (1.32%) SANS
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) GCP
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.37%) Docker
2 9 (11.84%) Samba
2 9 (11.84%) Squid
3 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) Postfix
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) Marathon
2 4 (5.26%) Puppet
3 3 (3.95%) Ansible
3 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.32%) Nagios
4 1 (1.32%) SCCM
4 1 (1.32%) Simpana
4 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Google
2 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
3 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.16%) Oracle
5 9 (11.84%) NetApp
6 6 (7.89%) VMware
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco
8 3 (3.95%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.95%) Twitter
9 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.32%) F5
10 1 (1.32%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.32%) McAfee
10 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.32%) QAD
10 1 (1.32%) Symantec
10 1 (1.32%) Veeam
10 1 (1.32%) WatchGuard