The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 38 15 41
Rank change year-on-year -23 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 36 68 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.97% 10.16% 5.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.73% 33.83% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 65 34
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £31,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 110 201 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 15.19% 30.04% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 90 167 144
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,207 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Leicestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Leicestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Leicestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -23 22 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Loughborough 0 6 £35,000 +11.11%
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
2 30 (40.00%) MySQL
3 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (32.00%) PHP
4 24 (32.00%) Windows
4 24 (32.00%) Git (software)
5 23 (30.67%) LAMP
6 22 (29.33%) JIRA
6 22 (29.33%) jQuery
7 21 (28.00%) Symfony
7 21 (28.00%) AngularJS
7 21 (28.00%) OOP
8 20 (26.67%) TDD
8 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 19 (25.33%) Ajax
9 19 (25.33%) OOD
9 19 (25.33%) Redmine
9 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
9 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (25.33%) PHPUnit
10 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
11 12 (16.00%) C#
12 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
12 11 (14.67%) Docker
13 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
13 10 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (13.33%) SQL
14 9 (12.00%) Python
15 8 (10.67%) Unix

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (4.00%) Apache
1 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.33%) Drupal
2 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.33%) nginx
2 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) LAN
1 5 (6.67%) WAN
1 5 (6.67%) Wireless
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) LDAP
4 1 (1.33%) BGP
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) OSPF
4 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (40.00%) MySQL
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.33%) MS Access
7 1 (1.33%) Redis
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (29.33%) JIRA
3 19 (25.33%) PHPUnit
3 19 (25.33%) Redmine
4 3 (4.00%) LabVIEW
5 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.33%) Bower
6 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.33%) Grunt
6 1 (1.33%) gulp
6 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.33%) Mocha
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) PHP Developer
3 20 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (25.33%) MySQL Developer
4 19 (25.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 16 (21.33%) Senior Developer
6 15 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 15 (20.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 15 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 15 (20.00%) Software Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) JavaScript Engineer
9 8 (10.67%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (10.67%) Junior
9 8 (10.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 7 (9.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (8.00%) Analyst
11 6 (8.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 6 (8.00%) Symfony Developer
12 5 (6.67%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) LAMP
2 22 (29.33%) jQuery
3 21 (28.00%) AngularJS
3 21 (28.00%) Symfony
4 19 (25.33%) Ajax
5 5 (6.67%) Laravel
6 4 (5.33%) CSS
6 4 (5.33%) HTML
7 3 (4.00%) .NET
8 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.67%) Node.js
8 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.33%) Chai
9 1 (1.33%) CSS3
9 1 (1.33%) HTML5
9 1 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.33%) Web Services
9 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.33%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.33%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Verilog
5 2 (2.67%) VHDL
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.33%) EPoS
6 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) Android
4 4 (5.33%) zOS
5 1 (1.33%) CentOS
5 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.00%) OOP
3 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 20 (26.67%) TDD
4 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (25.33%) OOD
4 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (9.33%) DevOps
6 5 (6.67%) Video Processing
7 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.33%) Image Processing
7 4 (5.33%) ITIL
7 4 (5.33%) OO
7 4 (5.33%) Scrum
7 4 (5.33%) SDLC
7 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.33%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.33%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.33%) Time Management
7 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
2 24 (32.00%) PHP
3 12 (16.00%) C#
4 10 (13.33%) SQL
5 9 (12.00%) Python
6 7 (9.33%) C
6 7 (9.33%) C++
7 5 (6.67%) MATLAB
8 4 (5.33%) Perl
8 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.67%) VB
9 2 (2.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Docker
2 7 (9.33%) Firmware
3 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Rancher
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Zend
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.00%) Xilinx
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (4.00%) Citrix
4 3 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (1.33%) Altera
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
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