Period
to 16 October 2018

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

Linux
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 63 68 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.83% 11.49% 13.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.46% 48.23% 57.93%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 92
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £34,290 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.07% +14.30% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,896 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,955 £46,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 Devon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 130 141 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 26.48% 23.82% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 96 127 150
Devon median annual salary £34,000 £33,581 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +11.94% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,625 £20,200 £21,750
90th Percentile £51,750 £52,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Devon

Linux
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Linux in Devon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Devon over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Devon

Linux
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Devon region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +4 34 £40,000 +25.82% 8
Plymouth +11 27 £29,500 -12.59% 15
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 - 1
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Devon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 43 (68.25%) MySQL
2 37 (58.73%) PHP
3 36 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (46.03%) Apache
6 28 (44.44%) HTML
7 24 (38.10%) LAMP
8 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
9 21 (33.33%) SQL
10 20 (31.75%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (31.75%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (30.16%) Degree
12 18 (28.57%) MVC
12 18 (28.57%) jQuery
13 17 (26.98%) Information Security
14 14 (22.22%) C#
14 14 (22.22%) Python
14 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
14 14 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
15 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (20.63%) CSS
15 13 (20.63%) B2B
15 13 (20.63%) B2C
15 13 (20.63%) Technical Architecture
15 13 (20.63%) Web Development
16 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
17 10 (15.87%) Windows
17 10 (15.87%) HTML5

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 29 (46.03%) Apache
2 4 (6.35%) nginx
3 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 2 (3.17%) concrete5
4 2 (3.17%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) PaaS
3 3 (4.76%) SaaS
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.17%) DHCP
3 2 (3.17%) VPN
3 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.17%) Wireless
3 2 (3.17%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.59%) ADSL
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.59%) NAS
4 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.59%) SMS
4 1 (1.59%) SSH
4 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (68.25%) MySQL
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) Data Mining
3 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.76%) OLTP
5 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.76%) Redis
5 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.59%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.59%) HBase
6 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) JIRA
3 3 (4.76%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (3.17%) Games
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
2 1 (1.59%) Electronics
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 10 (15.87%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.70%) LAMP Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Software Tester
6 5 (7.94%) Tester
7 4 (6.35%) DBA
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Games Developer
9 2 (3.17%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) HTML
2 24 (38.10%) LAMP
3 18 (28.57%) jQuery
4 13 (20.63%) CSS
5 10 (15.87%) HTML5
6 7 (11.11%) CSS3
7 4 (6.35%) REST
8 3 (4.76%) Django
8 3 (4.76%) JSON
8 3 (4.76%) MDX
8 3 (4.76%) Node.js
8 3 (4.76%) SOAP
8 3 (4.76%) Web Services
9 2 (3.17%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 2 (3.17%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (3.17%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (3.17%) Phalcon
9 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
3 10 (15.87%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.35%) User Experience
5 3 (4.76%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.17%) Xbox
7 1 (1.59%) Clustering
7 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.59%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Android
3 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.76%) CentOS
4 3 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.57%) MVC
4 17 (26.98%) Information Security
5 14 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 13 (20.63%) B2B
6 13 (20.63%) B2C
6 13 (20.63%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (20.63%) Web Development
7 8 (12.70%) Project Management
8 7 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 7 (11.11%) Prototyping
9 6 (9.52%) Data Migration
9 6 (9.52%) Migration
10 5 (7.94%) DevOps
10 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) PHP
2 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
3 21 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (22.22%) C#
4 14 (22.22%) Python
5 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.52%) C
7 5 (7.94%) Java
8 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.76%) C++
9 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.76%) Ruby
10 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.59%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) MCSE
4 4 (6.35%) RHCE
4 4 (6.35%) RHCSA
5 3 (4.76%) CCNA
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Docker
2 3 (4.76%) Firmware
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.17%) KVM
4 1 (1.59%) HDFS
4 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Ansible
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.76%) Puppet
3 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.59%) Graylog
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (3.17%) Adobe
4 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.59%) Sencha
5 1 (1.59%) Sophos
5 1 (1.59%) Splunk