Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 20 13
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 94 61 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 15.91% 11.38% 15.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.81% 47.66% 58.29%
Number of salaries quoted 86 55 106
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £64,375 £55,782 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.23%

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 185 128 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 31.30% 23.88% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 149 106 168
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £21,650 £19,313 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +9.72% -4.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +18 67 £41,250 +17.86% 13
Plymouth +7 26 £29,500 -12.59% 7
Newton Abbot -4 1 £24,000 -49.47%
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 58 (61.70%) MySQL
2 56 (59.57%) PHP
3 49 (52.13%) JavaScript
4 48 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (48.94%) HTML
5 46 (48.94%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (45.74%) Amazon AWS
7 37 (39.36%) Apache
8 34 (36.17%) Git (software)
8 34 (36.17%) Test Automation
9 33 (35.11%) Python
10 29 (30.85%) SQL
11 28 (29.79%) LAMP
11 28 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (28.72%) MVC
13 26 (27.66%) Degree
14 24 (25.53%) jQuery
15 23 (24.47%) Information Security
15 23 (24.47%) CSS
16 22 (23.40%) C#
16 22 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
16 22 (23.40%) Continuous Delivery
16 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (22.34%) B2B
17 21 (22.34%) B2C
17 21 (22.34%) Technical Architecture
18 18 (19.15%) CodeIgniter
19 17 (18.09%) Web Development
20 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
21 15 (15.96%) Java

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 37 (39.36%) Apache
2 7 (7.45%) Apache Solr
3 6 (6.38%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.32%) Apache Pig
4 5 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.19%) nginx
6 2 (2.13%) JBoss
6 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.06%) Confluence
7 1 (1.06%) IIS
7 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (45.74%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.32%) GitHub
4 4 (4.26%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.19%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (3.19%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (3.19%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.19%) Serverless
6 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.06%) PaaS
6 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.13%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.13%) Wireless
2 2 (2.13%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.06%) ADSL
3 1 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.06%) SSH
3 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (61.70%) MySQL
2 11 (11.70%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.64%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.51%) Redis
5 6 (6.38%) Data Mining
6 5 (5.32%) HBase
6 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.26%) MariaDB
8 3 (3.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.06%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (1.06%) OLTP
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (36.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.45%) Vagrant
3 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.32%) GitLab
3 5 (5.32%) IntelliJ
3 5 (5.32%) NetBeans
4 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.19%) Subversion
5 2 (2.13%) JIRA
5 2 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (1.06%) Spock
6 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Advertising
2 1 (1.06%) Games
2 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (67.02%) Developer
2 23 (24.47%) Software Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Backend Developer
3 12 (12.77%) PHP Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.45%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.38%) Data Engineer
5 6 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (6.38%) LAMP Developer
6 5 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Software Tester
6 5 (5.32%) Tester
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.19%) HTML Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (48.94%) HTML
2 28 (29.79%) LAMP
3 24 (25.53%) jQuery
4 23 (24.47%) CSS
5 18 (19.15%) CodeIgniter
6 14 (14.89%) Django
6 14 (14.89%) Web Services
7 12 (12.77%) Phalcon
7 12 (12.77%) SOAP
8 10 (10.64%) REST
9 9 (9.57%) HTML5
9 9 (9.57%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (7.45%) CSS3
12 6 (6.38%) Node.js
12 6 (6.38%) Sass
12 6 (6.38%) Spring
12 6 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.32%) JPA
13 5 (5.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.64%) Data Structures
2 10 (10.64%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.26%) User Experience
4 3 (3.19%) Clustering
4 3 (3.19%) Replication
5 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.06%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.06%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.06%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) CentOS
2 9 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.32%) Android
3 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.32%) Mac OS
4 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.19%) Unix
5 1 (1.06%) Debian
5 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (48.94%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (36.17%) Test Automation
4 27 (28.72%) MVC
5 23 (24.47%) Information Security
6 22 (23.40%) Continuous Delivery
6 22 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (22.34%) B2B
7 21 (22.34%) B2C
7 21 (22.34%) Technical Architecture
8 17 (18.09%) Web Development
9 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
10 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.57%) Project Management
12 8 (8.51%) Data Analysis
13 7 (7.45%) DevOps
13 7 (7.45%) Front End Development
13 7 (7.45%) Prototyping
13 7 (7.45%) Scrum
14 6 (6.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 56 (59.57%) PHP
2 49 (52.13%) JavaScript
3 33 (35.11%) Python
4 29 (30.85%) SQL
5 22 (23.40%) C#
6 15 (15.96%) Java
7 6 (6.38%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.32%) Ruby
9 3 (3.19%) C
9 3 (3.19%) C++
9 3 (3.19%) Go
9 3 (3.19%) Java 8
10 1 (1.06%) Groovy
10 1 (1.06%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) Degree
2 8 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.19%) CCNA
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.13%) MCSE
4 2 (2.13%) RHCE
4 2 (2.13%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.06%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) ISO 9001
1 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (14.89%) Docker
2 5 (5.32%) HDFS
3 2 (2.13%) Firmware
3 2 (2.13%) KVM
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Puppet
2 5 (5.32%) Ansible
2 5 (5.32%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.19%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (3.19%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.19%) Nagios
3 3 (3.19%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.19%) Terraform
3 3 (3.19%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.06%) Graylog
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.19%) VMware
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle
3 2 (2.13%) Splunk
4 1 (1.06%) Google
4 1 (1.06%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.06%) Sencha