Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 13 21
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 61 116 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 11.38% 15.30% 10.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.03% 58.29% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55 106 53
Devon median annual salary £36,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £55,782 £45,000 £36,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +8.00%

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 127 199 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.69% 26.25% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 106 168 171
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -14.93%
10th Percentile £19,313 £21,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £41,500
South West median annual salary £39,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.72% -4.00% +7.14%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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 -15 38 £35,000 +21.74%
Plymouth +8 8 £33,750 +40.63%
Paignton - 5 £30,000 -
Torquay - 3 £47,500 - 1
Newton Abbot - 1 £47,500 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
1 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Java
3 16 (26.23%) Python
4 13 (21.31%) PHP
4 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
4 13 (21.31%) Degree
4 13 (21.31%) Git (software)
5 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
5 12 (19.67%) SQL
5 12 (19.67%) Apache
6 10 (16.39%) Windows
6 10 (16.39%) Wireless
6 10 (16.39%) Mathematics
7 9 (14.75%) MySQL
7 9 (14.75%) HTML
8 8 (13.11%) Web Services
8 8 (13.11%) XML
8 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
8 8 (13.11%) Spring
8 8 (13.11%) TDD
9 7 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
9 7 (11.48%) Scrum
9 7 (11.48%) CSS
9 7 (11.48%) C++
9 7 (11.48%) Oracle
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
9 7 (11.48%) NoSQL

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 12 (19.67%) Apache
2 4 (6.56%) CMS
2 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.56%) nginx
2 4 (6.56%) WordPress
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.28%) concrete5
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) SAS
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.56%) Office 365
3 3 (4.92%) GitHub
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Wireless
2 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.92%) SAN
4 2 (3.28%) DNS
4 2 (3.28%) LAN
4 2 (3.28%) LDAP
4 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.28%) WAN
5 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) HBase
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.92%) Redis
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.56%) IntelliJ
2 4 (6.56%) NetBeans
3 3 (4.92%) Mockito
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) Gradle
4 2 (3.28%) Grunt
4 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Maven
4 2 (3.28%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) webpack
5 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.64%) jMock
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.56%) Billing
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.64%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Administrator
5 5 (8.20%) Applications Support
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Linux Support
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Network Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Network Support
6 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) Spring
2 8 (13.11%) Web Services
2 8 (13.11%) XML
3 7 (11.48%) CSS
3 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
3 7 (11.48%) JPA
4 6 (9.84%) LAMP
5 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.20%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (6.56%) .NET
6 4 (6.56%) jQuery
6 4 (6.56%) SOAP
6 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.92%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (4.92%) Node.js
7 3 (4.92%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.92%) Spring Cloud
8 2 (3.28%) CSS3
8 2 (3.28%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) NHS
3 5 (8.20%) User Experience
4 4 (6.56%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.92%) Derivative
5 3 (4.92%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (3.28%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Unix
3 3 (4.92%) HPUX
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.39%) Mathematics
4 8 (13.11%) TDD
5 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (9.84%) ITIL
6 6 (9.84%) Open Source
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.20%) DevOps
7 5 (8.20%) MVC
7 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.56%) DRM
8 4 (6.56%) Identity Management
8 4 (6.56%) Line Management
8 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
2 18 (29.51%) Java
3 16 (26.23%) Python
4 13 (21.31%) PHP
5 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
5 12 (19.67%) SQL
6 7 (11.48%) C++
7 5 (8.20%) Perl
8 4 (6.56%) C
8 4 (6.56%) C#
8 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.92%) AWK
9 3 (4.92%) Ruby
9 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.28%) ECMAScript
10 2 (3.28%) ES6
10 2 (3.28%) Groovy
10 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) COBIT
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
1 2 (3.28%) WCAG
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) HDFS
2 3 (4.92%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) GlusterFS
3 2 (3.28%) NFS
3 2 (3.28%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (3.28%) Nagios
2 2 (3.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Ubiquiti
4 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
4 3 (4.92%) HP
4 3 (4.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe
5 2 (3.28%) Apple
6 1 (1.64%) Intel
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau