The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Herefordshire / Hereford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 17 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 20.97% 8.93% 13.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 41.67% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 1
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Hereford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 26 12 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hereford 41.94% 21.43% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 26
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Hereford

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Hereford

Linux
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Salary trend for Linux in Hereford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Hereford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Hereford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Hereford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Hereford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (60.71%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) C
3 15 (53.57%) C#
4 14 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (50.00%) Electronics
5 13 (46.43%) PHP
5 13 (46.43%) MySQL
6 11 (39.29%) Firmware
7 10 (35.71%) Ethernet
7 10 (35.71%) RS-485
8 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.00%) Marketing
9 7 (25.00%) Zend
9 7 (25.00%) Zend Framework
9 7 (25.00%) jQuery
9 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (25.00%) Kanban
9 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.00%) Subversion
9 7 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (25.00%) Pay per click
9 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (25.00%) Backbone.js
9 7 (25.00%) Redis
9 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (25.00%) Elasticsearch

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hereford 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 7 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Ethernet
1 10 (35.71%) RS-485
2 7 (25.00%) Internet
2 7 (25.00%) SNMP
2 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (25.00%) Redis
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 7 (25.00%) Subversion
1 7 (25.00%) Xdebug
General
1 14 (50.00%) Electronics
2 7 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
1 13 (46.43%) PHP Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 7 (25.00%) OO PHP Developer
3 7 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (21.43%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) jQuery
2 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (25.00%) RESTful
2 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 7 (25.00%) Zend Framework
3 5 (17.86%) LAMP
4 4 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 7 (25.00%) Verilog
1 7 (25.00%) VHDL
2 4 (14.29%) ASIC
3 3 (10.71%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Debian
3 4 (14.29%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (25.00%) Kanban
2 7 (25.00%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) OO
2 7 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 7 (25.00%) OOP
2 7 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 7 (25.00%) Scrum
2 7 (25.00%) SEO
3 6 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (7.14%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (53.57%) C
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 13 (46.43%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (25.00%) Zend
2 4 (14.29%) EMC
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