Period
to 17 January 2018

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

Linux
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 189 451 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.39% 20.06% 15.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.71% 59.50% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 146 375 260
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £71,375
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +5.19%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 388 758 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 27.50% 33.72% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 316 640 450
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,000 £40,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.83% -2.42% +10.74%
10th Percentile £22,875 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £39,500 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.48% -2.00% +7.14%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Gloucestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Gloucestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Gloucestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Cheltenham -11 62 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Gloucester -6 34 £53,750 +26.47% 10
Cirencester +5 22 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Tewkesbury -8 4 £42,500 +23.19%
Filton 0 2 - -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 119 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (56.61%) JIRA
3 106 (56.08%) Java
4 80 (42.33%) Amazon AWS
5 77 (40.74%) REST
5 77 (40.74%) Windows
6 76 (40.21%) TDD
7 73 (38.62%) JUnit
7 73 (38.62%) SOAP
7 73 (38.62%) XML
8 72 (38.10%) Scrum
8 72 (38.10%) Git (software)
9 66 (34.92%) BDD
10 64 (33.86%) Spring
11 63 (33.33%) Web Services
12 61 (32.28%) Tomcat
13 60 (31.75%) Kanban
14 59 (31.22%) Hibernate
15 58 (30.69%) Integration Testing
16 57 (30.16%) Finance
16 57 (30.16%) Python
17 56 (29.63%) Telecoms
18 55 (29.10%) MVC
18 55 (29.10%) Security Cleared
18 55 (29.10%) Spring MVC
19 54 (28.57%) SaaS
19 54 (28.57%) Electronics
19 54 (28.57%) JSON
19 54 (28.57%) Apple
20 53 (28.04%) Marketing

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 61 (32.28%) Tomcat
2 52 (27.51%) JBoss
3 49 (25.93%) Mule
3 49 (25.93%) Mule ESB
4 23 (12.17%) Apache
5 18 (9.52%) Confluence
6 17 (8.99%) IIS
7 8 (4.23%) Apache Pig
7 8 (4.23%) Apache Spark
8 7 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.65%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.12%) Umbraco
11 2 (1.06%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 80 (42.33%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (28.57%) SaaS
3 48 (25.40%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.17%) Amazon S3
5 6 (3.17%) IaaS
5 6 (3.17%) PaaS
6 5 (2.65%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (2.65%) Office 365
6 5 (2.65%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.53%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.53%) Route 53
7 1 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.87%) Firewall
2 22 (11.64%) TCP/IP
3 19 (10.05%) HTTP
4 12 (6.35%) SNMP
4 12 (6.35%) SSL
5 10 (5.29%) FCoE
6 9 (4.76%) LAN
7 8 (4.23%) WAN
7 8 (4.23%) Wireless
8 5 (2.65%) Internet
8 5 (2.65%) SSH
9 3 (1.59%) DNS
9 3 (1.59%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.59%) Network Security
9 3 (1.59%) VPN
10 2 (1.06%) Broadband
10 2 (1.06%) MPLS
10 2 (1.06%) SDH
11 1 (0.53%) IPv4
11 1 (0.53%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.04%) MongoDB
1 53 (28.04%) NoSQL
2 47 (24.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 20 (10.58%) SQL Server
4 18 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 16 (8.47%) Big Data
6 13 (6.88%) MySQL
7 10 (5.29%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.65%) Apache Accumulo
8 5 (2.65%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (2.65%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.59%) Redis
11 2 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.53%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 107 (56.61%) JIRA
2 73 (38.62%) JUnit
3 72 (38.10%) Git (software)
4 46 (24.34%) IntelliJ
5 36 (19.05%) Jenkins
6 33 (17.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (13.23%) Selenium
8 19 (10.05%) Maven
9 18 (9.52%) Cucumber
10 17 (8.99%) Bitbucket
11 16 (8.47%) Visual Studio
12 14 (7.41%) Ant
12 14 (7.41%) Eclipse
12 14 (7.41%) SoapUI
13 13 (6.88%) HP UFT
14 10 (5.29%) Redmine
15 8 (4.23%) EasyMock
16 6 (3.17%) git-flow
16 6 (3.17%) JMeter
16 6 (3.17%) Robot Framework
General
1 57 (30.16%) Finance
2 56 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 54 (28.57%) Electronics
4 53 (28.04%) Marketing
5 50 (26.46%) Manufacturing
6 46 (24.34%) Retail
7 8 (4.23%) Games
8 3 (1.59%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.59%) Automotive
9 2 (1.06%) Banking
9 2 (1.06%) Military
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (38.10%) Developer
2 53 (28.04%) Java Developer
3 26 (13.76%) Senior Developer
3 26 (13.76%) Software Engineer
4 23 (12.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (6.88%) Java Engineer
6 13 (6.88%) Test Automation Manager
6 13 (6.88%) Test Manager
7 12 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
8 9 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (4.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) IT Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) IT Support
10 7 (3.70%) Tester
11 6 (3.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (40.74%) REST
2 73 (38.62%) SOAP
2 73 (38.62%) XML
3 64 (33.86%) Spring
4 63 (33.33%) Web Services
5 59 (31.22%) Hibernate
6 55 (29.10%) Spring MVC
7 54 (28.57%) JSON
8 53 (28.04%) JPA
9 52 (27.51%) Apache Camel
10 49 (25.93%) Spring Integration
11 32 (16.93%) .NET
11 32 (16.93%) HTML
12 27 (14.29%) CSS
13 24 (12.70%) Java EE
13 24 (12.70%) jQuery
14 17 (8.99%) Gherkin
15 15 (7.94%) ASP.NET
16 13 (6.88%) J2EE
17 11 (5.82%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.70%) Wiki
3 6 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (3.17%) User Experience
4 5 (2.65%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (2.65%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.59%) Cybercrime
5 3 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.59%) PKI
6 2 (1.06%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.53%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 77 (40.74%) Windows
2 28 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 26 (13.76%) Unix
4 21 (11.11%) CentOS
5 13 (6.88%) Android
6 12 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (5.29%) Apple iOS
9 9 (4.76%) Windows 10
9 9 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.17%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.65%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (2.12%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.59%) Kali Linux
13 3 (1.59%) Nucleus RTOS
14 2 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.53%) AIX
15 1 (0.53%) Debian
15 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (40.21%) TDD
3 72 (38.10%) Scrum
4 66 (34.92%) BDD
5 60 (31.75%) Kanban
6 58 (30.69%) Integration Testing
7 55 (29.10%) MVC
8 50 (26.46%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (26.46%) Digital Marketing
8 50 (26.46%) Programme Management
9 47 (24.87%) E-Commerce
10 45 (23.81%) Software Engineering
11 36 (19.05%) DevOps
12 32 (16.93%) Test Automation
13 31 (16.40%) Cybersecurity
14 28 (14.81%) ITIL
15 17 (8.99%) Software Testing
16 16 (8.47%) Migration
16 16 (8.47%) User Stories
17 15 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 106 (56.08%) Java
2 57 (30.16%) Python
3 52 (27.51%) C
4 49 (25.93%) C++
5 39 (20.63%) C#
5 39 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 39 (20.63%) SQL
6 30 (15.87%) Ruby
7 28 (14.81%) Bash Shell
8 20 (10.58%) PHP
9 16 (8.47%) Perl
9 16 (8.47%) PowerShell
10 14 (7.41%) VBScript
11 13 (6.88%) Groovy
11 13 (6.88%) Jython
12 12 (6.35%) Korn
13 9 (4.76%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.12%) XPath
15 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (29.10%) Security Cleared
2 46 (24.34%) DV Cleared
3 23 (12.17%) Degree
4 17 (8.99%) CCNA
4 17 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (8.99%) MCSE
4 17 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (8.47%) GIAC
6 15 (7.94%) CISSP
6 15 (7.94%) Linux+ Certification
6 15 (7.94%) Network+ Certification
6 15 (7.94%) SANS
6 15 (7.94%) SSCP
7 14 (7.41%) CompTIA Security+
8 9 (4.76%) ISTQB
9 8 (4.23%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.12%) ISEB
12 2 (1.06%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.12%) MISRA
3 3 (1.59%) MISRA C
4 2 (1.06%) PMO
5 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (11.64%) Docker
2 19 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.99%) Active Directory
4 14 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.29%) NFS
5 10 (5.29%) Samba
5 10 (5.29%) VMware NSX
5 10 (5.29%) vSphere
6 7 (3.70%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (18.52%) Puppet
2 18 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (8.47%) Ansible
4 13 (6.88%) CA Service Virtualization
4 13 (6.88%) Nagios
5 10 (5.29%) vCenter Server
6 7 (3.70%) Kubernetes
6 7 (3.70%) Salt
7 4 (2.12%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.12%) Kibana
7 4 (2.12%) WSUS
8 3 (1.59%) Nessus
8 3 (1.59%) Nmap
9 2 (1.06%) Graphite
10 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (28.57%) Apple
2 50 (26.46%) SAP
3 31 (16.40%) VMware
4 24 (12.70%) Red Hat
5 17 (8.99%) HP
6 15 (7.94%) Microsoft
7 13 (6.88%) CA
8 11 (5.82%) EMC
8 11 (5.82%) SolarWinds
9 10 (5.29%) NetApp
9 10 (5.29%) Oracle
10 8 (4.23%) Atlassian
11 7 (3.70%) Cisco
11 7 (3.70%) Google
12 6 (3.17%) Ivanti
12 6 (3.17%) Sophos
13 5 (2.65%) AVG
13 5 (2.65%) CA Agile Central
13 5 (2.65%) Meraki
13 5 (2.65%) Twitter