Period
to 18 November 2018

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

Linux
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 19 11
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 53 46 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 19.70% 12.92% 15.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.24% 58.23% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 66
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £33,581 £28,179
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.12% +19.17% -19.49%
10th Percentile £32,125 £21,896 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,125 £55,436 £38,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% +6.19%

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 91 79 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 33.83% 22.19% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 83 70 86
Exeter median annual salary £37,500 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £20,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £38,750
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +7.14%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Linux.

1 35 (66.04%) JavaScript
1 35 (66.04%) MySQL
2 32 (60.38%) PHP
3 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (58.49%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (52.83%) HTML
5 25 (47.17%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (45.28%) Test Automation
7 23 (43.40%) Apache
8 22 (41.51%) Python
9 21 (39.62%) jQuery
10 20 (37.74%) Information Security
11 19 (35.85%) MVC
12 18 (33.96%) LAMP
12 18 (33.96%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (33.96%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
13 17 (32.08%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (32.08%) C#
13 17 (32.08%) B2B
13 17 (32.08%) B2C
13 17 (32.08%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (24.53%) SQL
15 11 (20.75%) Degree
15 11 (20.75%) CodeIgniter
16 10 (18.87%) CSS
17 9 (16.98%) Web Services
17 9 (16.98%) Django
17 9 (16.98%) Docker

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 23 (43.40%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.77%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) nginx
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) concrete5
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 31 (58.49%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (32.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.66%) GitHub
4 2 (3.77%) PaaS
4 2 (3.77%) SaaS
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (66.04%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
2 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.32%) Redis
4 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.66%) HBase
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.77%) MariaDB
6 2 (3.77%) OLTP
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.66%) GitLab
3 3 (5.66%) IntelliJ
3 3 (5.66%) NetBeans
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) Spock
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) Software Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Backend Developer
4 6 (11.32%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) DBA
6 3 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.77%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) HTML
2 21 (39.62%) jQuery
3 18 (33.96%) LAMP
4 11 (20.75%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (18.87%) CSS
6 9 (16.98%) Django
6 9 (16.98%) Web Services
7 8 (15.09%) Phalcon
7 8 (15.09%) SOAP
8 5 (9.43%) Node.js
8 5 (9.43%) REST
9 4 (7.55%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.66%) PostGIS
10 3 (5.66%) Sass
10 3 (5.66%) Spring
10 3 (5.66%) Spring Boot
10 3 (5.66%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) User Experience
5 2 (3.77%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.77%) Xbox
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) CentOS
4 3 (5.66%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.89%) Debian
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (45.28%) Test Automation
4 20 (37.74%) Information Security
5 19 (35.85%) MVC
6 18 (33.96%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (33.96%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (32.08%) B2B
7 17 (32.08%) B2C
7 17 (32.08%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (15.09%) Web Development
9 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
11 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (7.55%) OOP
11 4 (7.55%) Scrum
11 4 (7.55%) Time Management
12 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) JavaScript
2 32 (60.38%) PHP
3 22 (41.51%) Python
4 17 (32.08%) C#
5 13 (24.53%) SQL
6 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
6 7 (13.21%) Java
7 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.55%) Ruby
9 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.89%) Go
10 1 (1.89%) Groovy
10 1 (1.89%) Java 8
10 1 (1.89%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.66%) CCNA
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.66%) MCSE
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) RHCE
3 3 (5.66%) RHCSA
4 2 (3.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO 9001
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) HDFS
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
1 3 (5.66%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.89%) Graylog
3 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.89%) Terraform
3 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Splunk
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) VMware