Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 30 19
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 137 85 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.10% 6.38% 10.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.18% 32.82% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 117 83 188
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% +1.39% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £24,925
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,250 £50,600
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,323
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.72% -1.69%

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 273 259 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 26.10% 19.44% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 248 214 279
Coventry median annual salary £37,500 £34,875 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -3.13% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,175 £19,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £52,500 £54,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -6.67%

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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 75 (54.74%) SQL
2 61 (44.53%) PostgreSQL
3 57 (41.61%) Java
3 57 (41.61%) Amazon AWS
4 51 (37.23%) JavaScript
5 48 (35.04%) MySQL
6 47 (34.31%) NoSQL
7 45 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (30.66%) Unix
8 42 (30.66%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (27.74%) DB2
10 37 (27.01%) Python
11 36 (26.28%) MongoDB
12 35 (25.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 35 (25.55%) Degree
13 33 (24.09%) Amazon RDS
14 32 (23.36%) HTML
15 31 (22.63%) Windows
15 31 (22.63%) Computer Science
16 30 (21.90%) Puppet
17 29 (21.17%) PHP
18 27 (19.71%) Docker
19 26 (18.98%) Microservices
19 26 (18.98%) CSS
19 26 (18.98%) Software Engineering
20 25 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
20 25 (18.25%) Microsoft
20 25 (18.25%) Scrum
20 25 (18.25%) Ansible
21 24 (17.52%) High Availability

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 13 (9.49%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.76%) IIS
3 11 (8.03%) Apache
4 7 (5.11%) nginx
5 5 (3.65%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.46%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.46%) Moodle
6 2 (1.46%) WordPress
7 1 (0.73%) CMS
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 57 (41.61%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (16.06%) AWS CloudFormation
2 22 (16.06%) SaaS
3 14 (10.22%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (10.22%) Amazon S3
4 13 (9.49%) IaaS
4 13 (9.49%) PaaS
5 6 (4.38%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (3.65%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (3.65%) Office 365
6 5 (3.65%) Route 53
6 5 (3.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.19%) Heroku
7 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.73%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.73%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.52%) DNS
2 19 (13.87%) Firewall
2 19 (13.87%) VPN
3 14 (10.22%) HTTP
4 12 (8.76%) Network Security
5 11 (8.03%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.30%) DHCP
6 10 (7.30%) FTP
6 10 (7.30%) SSH
7 7 (5.11%) DSL
8 6 (4.38%) VLAN
9 5 (3.65%) Broadband
10 4 (2.92%) ADSL
10 4 (2.92%) Internet
10 4 (2.92%) VDSL
10 4 (2.92%) xDSL
11 2 (1.46%) MPLS
11 2 (1.46%) VoIP
11 2 (1.46%) Wireless
12 1 (0.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (44.53%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (35.04%) MySQL
3 47 (34.31%) NoSQL
4 38 (27.74%) DB2
5 36 (26.28%) MongoDB
6 35 (25.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 33 (24.09%) Amazon RDS
8 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
9 14 (10.22%) Relational Database
10 10 (7.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.46%) Redis
12 1 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.73%) HBase
12 1 (0.73%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 15 (10.95%) JUnit
2 12 (8.76%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.30%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.57%) JBehave
5 6 (4.38%) Maven
6 5 (3.65%) Selenium
6 5 (3.65%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.92%) Concordion
7 4 (2.92%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.19%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.46%) Subversion
10 1 (0.73%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.73%) Mockito
General
1 15 (10.95%) Retail
2 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.92%) Publishing
4 1 (0.73%) Electronics
4 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (24.82%) Analyst
2 27 (19.71%) Architect
3 24 (17.52%) DBA
4 23 (16.79%) Database Architect
5 20 (14.60%) Administrator
5 20 (14.60%) Applications Support
5 20 (14.60%) Developer
6 17 (12.41%) Support Analyst
7 15 (10.95%) Applications Engineer
7 15 (10.95%) Applications Support Engineer
7 15 (10.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (10.95%) Support Engineer
8 11 (8.03%) Technical Analyst
8 11 (8.03%) Technical Support
8 11 (8.03%) Technical Support Analyst
9 10 (7.30%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.84%) Security Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) AWS Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.36%) HTML
2 26 (18.98%) CSS
3 19 (13.87%) Java EE
3 19 (13.87%) Spring
4 15 (10.95%) JMS
5 14 (10.22%) React
6 13 (9.49%) jQuery
7 12 (8.76%) RESTful
8 11 (8.03%) Hibernate
8 11 (8.03%) Node.js
9 10 (7.30%) SOAP
10 9 (6.57%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (6.57%) AngularJS
10 9 (6.57%) HornetQ
10 9 (6.57%) Kafka
10 9 (6.57%) LAMP
11 7 (5.11%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (3.65%) HTML5
12 5 (3.65%) LAPP Stack
12 5 (3.65%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 42 (30.66%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (22.63%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.57%) Smart Meter
4 5 (3.65%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.92%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.92%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.46%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.73%) Clustering
7 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.73%) Replication
7 1 (0.73%) RIA
7 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.66%) Unix
2 31 (22.63%) Windows
3 16 (11.68%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.92%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.92%) SUSE
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (18.98%) Microservices
2 26 (18.98%) Software Engineering
3 25 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (18.25%) Scrum
4 24 (17.52%) High Availability
5 23 (16.79%) Mathematics
5 23 (16.79%) Performance Metrics
6 22 (16.06%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (14.60%) BDD
7 20 (14.60%) Configuration Management
8 19 (13.87%) Customer Engagement
8 19 (13.87%) DevOps
9 18 (13.14%) Kanban
10 17 (12.41%) TDD
11 16 (11.68%) Test Automation
12 15 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (9.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (9.49%) Open Source
14 11 (8.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (54.74%) SQL
2 57 (41.61%) Java
3 51 (37.23%) JavaScript
4 37 (27.01%) Python
5 29 (21.17%) PHP
6 19 (13.87%) Bash Shell
7 11 (8.03%) Ruby
8 10 (7.30%) Shell Script
9 9 (6.57%) Groovy
9 9 (6.57%) Java 8
9 9 (6.57%) Scala
10 6 (4.38%) Perl
10 6 (4.38%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.65%) C
11 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.19%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.46%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.73%) C++
14 1 (0.73%) Go
Qualifications
1 35 (25.55%) Degree
2 12 (8.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (8.03%) Master's Degree
4 7 (5.11%) CISSP
5 5 (3.65%) GIAC
6 4 (2.92%) HNC
6 4 (2.92%) HND
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.46%) CCNA
8 2 (1.46%) CISA
8 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.46%) SANS
8 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.73%) CCNP
9 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.65%) QA
3 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.46%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (19.71%) Docker
2 17 (12.41%) Active Directory
3 11 (8.03%) Hyper-V
3 11 (8.03%) XenServer
4 1 (0.73%) Firmware
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (21.90%) Puppet
2 25 (18.25%) Ansible
3 21 (15.33%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.57%) Marathon
5 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.46%) Terraform
6 1 (0.73%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.73%) Packer
6 1 (0.73%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 25 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.60%) Oracle
3 9 (6.57%) Cisco
4 5 (3.65%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.65%) CyberArk
4 5 (3.65%) Hitachi
4 5 (3.65%) Splunk
4 5 (3.65%) VMware
5 3 (2.19%) Adobe
5 3 (2.19%) Citrix
5 3 (2.19%) IBM
5 3 (2.19%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.19%) Symantec
6 2 (1.46%) BMC
6 2 (1.46%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.46%) Ivanti
6 2 (1.46%) Juniper
6 2 (1.46%) NetApp
6 2 (1.46%) Red Hat