Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 89 144 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 7.13% 10.30% 11.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.18% 47.84% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75 166 170
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £35,200 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £55,000 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33% -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 253 301 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 20.27% 21.53% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 218 258 277
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% -5.63% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,750 £56,434 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +0.95%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 55 (61.80%) JavaScript
2 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (47.19%) Java
3 42 (47.19%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (42.70%) Microservices
5 37 (41.57%) NoSQL
6 35 (39.33%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (37.08%) Docker
7 33 (37.08%) Mentoring
8 31 (34.83%) SQL
8 31 (34.83%) Git (software)
8 31 (34.83%) RESTful
9 30 (33.71%) Software Engineering
10 29 (32.58%) Oracle
11 28 (31.46%) Scrum
11 28 (31.46%) TDD
11 28 (31.46%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (30.34%) BDD
12 27 (30.34%) JUnit
12 27 (30.34%) HTML
12 27 (30.34%) JMS
13 26 (29.21%) Node.js
13 26 (29.21%) Test Automation
13 26 (29.21%) Spring
13 26 (29.21%) Marathon
14 25 (28.09%) Retail
14 25 (28.09%) Python
15 24 (26.97%) Unix
15 24 (26.97%) Continuous Delivery
16 23 (25.84%) Configuration Management

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 22 (24.72%) Apache
2 14 (15.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) WordPress
4 1 (1.12%) CMS
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (31.46%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.73%) SaaS
3 6 (6.74%) Heroku
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.37%) Office 365
5 2 (2.25%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.12%) GitHub
6 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) Internet
2 11 (12.36%) Firewall
3 8 (8.99%) DNS
4 7 (7.87%) HTTP
5 5 (5.62%) DHCP
5 5 (5.62%) VPN
6 3 (3.37%) Network Security
6 3 (3.37%) SAN
6 3 (3.37%) SSH
7 2 (2.25%) DSL
7 2 (2.25%) Intranet
7 2 (2.25%) MPLS
7 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.25%) VLAN
7 2 (2.25%) VoIP
8 1 (1.12%) FTP
8 1 (1.12%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (47.19%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (41.57%) NoSQL
3 18 (20.22%) MySQL
4 17 (19.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (19.10%) MongoDB
4 17 (19.10%) Relational Database
5 9 (10.11%) Data Mining
6 8 (8.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (8.99%) DB2
7 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
8 5 (5.62%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (34.83%) Git (software)
2 27 (30.34%) JUnit
3 17 (19.10%) JBehave
4 14 (15.73%) Cucumber
5 12 (13.48%) Jenkins
6 10 (11.24%) Maven
7 6 (6.74%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.25%) Mockito
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.12%) Selenium
9 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.12%) Subversion
9 1 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (28.09%) Retail
2 9 (10.11%) Back Office
3 4 (4.49%) Finance
4 3 (3.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Developer
2 18 (20.22%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.73%) Senior Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Architect
4 12 (13.48%) Lead Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Python Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Software Architect
8 7 (7.87%) Administrator
8 7 (7.87%) Lead Java Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Java Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Lead Software Developer
10 5 (5.62%) IT Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Security Analyst
11 4 (4.49%) DBA
11 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) RESTful
2 27 (30.34%) HTML
2 27 (30.34%) JMS
3 26 (29.21%) Node.js
3 26 (29.21%) Spring
4 19 (21.35%) Hibernate
5 17 (19.10%) ActiveMQ
5 17 (19.10%) HornetQ
5 17 (19.10%) Kafka
6 15 (16.85%) CSS
7 10 (11.24%) HTML5
7 10 (11.24%) Java EE
8 9 (10.11%) Django
8 9 (10.11%) Flask
8 9 (10.11%) Natural Language Processing
8 9 (10.11%) React
9 7 (7.87%) J2EE
9 7 (7.87%) Spring MVC
10 6 (6.74%) JSF
10 6 (6.74%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Smart Meter
2 14 (15.73%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.36%) User Experience
4 9 (10.11%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.49%) RIA
6 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.12%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.12%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Unix
2 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (7.87%) Windows
4 4 (4.49%) Solaris
5 3 (3.37%) SUSE
6 2 (2.25%) Android
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.70%) Microservices
3 35 (39.33%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (37.08%) Mentoring
5 30 (33.71%) Software Engineering
6 28 (31.46%) Scrum
6 28 (31.46%) TDD
7 27 (30.34%) BDD
8 26 (29.21%) Test Automation
9 24 (26.97%) Continuous Delivery
10 23 (25.84%) Configuration Management
11 17 (19.10%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (16.85%) CRM
13 14 (15.73%) Coaching
14 11 (12.36%) MVC
15 9 (10.11%) Artificial Intelligence
15 9 (10.11%) Machine Learning
15 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
15 9 (10.11%) SOA
15 9 (10.11%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.80%) JavaScript
2 42 (47.19%) Java
3 31 (34.83%) SQL
4 25 (28.09%) Python
5 19 (21.35%) Ruby
5 19 (21.35%) Shell Script
6 17 (19.10%) Groovy
6 17 (19.10%) Java 8
6 17 (19.10%) Scala
7 11 (12.36%) Perl
7 11 (12.36%) PHP
8 9 (10.11%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.74%) Apex Code
10 4 (4.49%) Korn
11 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) CISA
2 5 (5.62%) CISSP
2 5 (5.62%) SANS
3 4 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.49%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.12%) CCNA
4 1 (1.12%) CCNP
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) GCP
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (37.08%) Docker
2 4 (4.49%) Samba
2 4 (4.49%) Squid
3 2 (2.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (29.21%) Marathon
2 20 (22.47%) Puppet
3 4 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.37%) Ansible
4 3 (3.37%) Nagios
4 3 (3.37%) SCOM
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (2.25%) Simpana
6 1 (1.12%) Control-M
6 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (32.58%) Oracle
2 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.24%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.99%) Cisco
4 8 (8.99%) NetApp
5 7 (7.87%) IBM
6 6 (6.74%) Adobe
6 6 (6.74%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.74%) Rackspace
6 6 (6.74%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (6.74%) VMware
7 5 (5.62%) Citrix
7 5 (5.62%) Forcepoint
7 5 (5.62%) Google
7 5 (5.62%) Symantec
8 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.25%) BMC
9 2 (2.25%) CommVault
9 2 (2.25%) Sun
9 2 (2.25%) Veritas