Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Herefordshire > Hereford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 12.50% 11.72% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 0
Hereford median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% - -
Herefordshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Hereford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hereford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 60 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 34.38% 46.88% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 55 11
Hereford median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% -16.25% +26.98%
10th Percentile £20,125 £21,850 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,875 £48,750 £46,875
Herefordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50% +26.98%

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Hereford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (75.00%) RS-485
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) Firmware
3 5 (62.50%) Electronics
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (37.50%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (25.00%) CPLD
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) VHDL
6 2 (25.00%) Verilog
6 2 (25.00%) SNMP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) Apache
7 1 (12.50%) LAMP

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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (75.00%) RS-485
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CPLD
1 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (25.00%) Verilog
1 2 (25.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (37.50%) Schematic Capture
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Firmware