Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 6.61% 11.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 27.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 0
Herefordshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,323 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.72% -1.69% +6.67%

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Herefordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 66 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 18.18% 40.74% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 22
Herefordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50% +26.98%
10th Percentile £20,125 £22,000 £26,225
90th Percentile £56,875 £48,750 £58,475
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +5.63%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Herefordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Herefordshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Herefordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Herefordshire

Linux
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Herefordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Hereford +2 8 £42,500 +9.68%
Linux
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire 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