Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 29 7
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22 +28
Permanent jobs citing Linux 74 30 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 20.67% 9.74% 19.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.67% 45.45% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 71 26 72
Exeter median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +32.17% -17.86%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £66,500 £68,125 £38,750
Devon median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% +26.67% +5.26%

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 Exeter with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Exeter
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 120 66 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 33.52% 21.43% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 109 58 96
Exeter median annual salary £42,500 £29,375 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.68% -2.08% -10.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,250 £21,264
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,131 £40,000
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% - +5.26%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Exeter

Linux
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Linux in Exeter

Linux
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Exeter over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Exeter

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Linux.

1 48 (64.86%) JavaScript
2 46 (62.16%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (56.76%) MySQL
4 40 (54.05%) PHP
4 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (51.35%) Python
5 38 (51.35%) Test Automation
6 33 (44.59%) Git (software)
7 32 (43.24%) HTML
8 31 (41.89%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (40.54%) Apache
10 23 (31.08%) MVC
11 22 (29.73%) SQL
11 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (28.38%) Java
12 21 (28.38%) Docker
13 20 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (27.03%) Continuous Delivery
13 20 (27.03%) C#
13 20 (27.03%) B2B
13 20 (27.03%) B2C
13 20 (27.03%) LAMP
13 20 (27.03%) Information Security
13 20 (27.03%) CodeIgniter
13 20 (27.03%) Technical Architecture
13 20 (27.03%) jQuery
14 19 (25.68%) Web Services
15 17 (22.97%) SOAP
16 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 30 (40.54%) Apache
2 9 (12.16%) Apache Spark
3 8 (10.81%) Apache Pig
3 8 (10.81%) Apache Solr
3 8 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) JBoss
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 46 (62.16%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.46%) GitHub
4 6 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (8.11%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (8.11%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (8.11%) Amazon S3
5 4 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (5.41%) Serverless
6 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.76%) MySQL
2 15 (20.27%) MongoDB
3 12 (16.22%) Relational Database
4 10 (13.51%) Redis
5 8 (10.81%) HBase
5 8 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (9.46%) MariaDB
6 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
7 6 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (44.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.81%) Eclipse
2 8 (10.81%) IntelliJ
2 8 (10.81%) NetBeans
3 7 (9.46%) GitLab
3 7 (9.46%) Vagrant
4 6 (8.11%) Subversion
5 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.35%) Spock
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (75.68%) Developer
2 20 (27.03%) Software Developer
3 16 (21.62%) Senior Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Backend Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.41%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.05%) HTML Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.70%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Senior DevOps
10 2 (2.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) HTML
2 20 (27.03%) CodeIgniter
2 20 (27.03%) jQuery
2 20 (27.03%) LAMP
3 19 (25.68%) Web Services
4 17 (22.97%) SOAP
5 15 (20.27%) Django
6 14 (18.92%) ActiveMQ
6 14 (18.92%) Phalcon
6 14 (18.92%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (16.22%) CSS
8 10 (13.51%) REST
9 8 (10.81%) Hibernate
9 8 (10.81%) JPA
9 8 (10.81%) Node.js
9 8 (10.81%) Spring
9 8 (10.81%) Spring Boot
9 8 (10.81%) Spring Cloud
10 7 (9.46%) Kafka
10 7 (9.46%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (20.27%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (8.11%) Clustering
3 6 (8.11%) Replication
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) CentOS
2 10 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (12.16%) Windows
4 7 (9.46%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (51.35%) Test Automation
3 31 (41.89%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (31.08%) MVC
5 20 (27.03%) B2B
5 20 (27.03%) B2C
5 20 (27.03%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (27.03%) Information Security
5 20 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (27.03%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
8 8 (10.81%) Critical Thinking
8 8 (10.81%) Microservices
8 8 (10.81%) Scrum
8 8 (10.81%) TDD
8 8 (10.81%) Test Strategy
8 8 (10.81%) Web Development
8 8 (10.81%) Wireframes
9 7 (9.46%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.86%) JavaScript
2 40 (54.05%) PHP
3 38 (51.35%) Python
4 22 (29.73%) SQL
5 21 (28.38%) Java
6 20 (27.03%) C#
7 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
8 7 (9.46%) Ruby
9 6 (8.11%) Go
10 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
11 4 (5.41%) Java 8
12 1 (1.35%) Groovy
12 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) Degree
2 9 (12.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.70%) CCNA
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) RHCE
4 1 (1.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) ISO 9001
1 10 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (28.38%) Docker
2 8 (10.81%) HDFS
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (9.46%) Puppet
3 6 (8.11%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (8.11%) Kubernetes
3 6 (8.11%) Nagios
3 6 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.11%) Prometheus
3 6 (8.11%) Terraform
3 6 (8.11%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.41%) Ansible
5 1 (1.35%) Graylog
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.70%) Splunk
3 1 (1.35%) Google
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) VMware