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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 33 55
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.96% 6.07% 3.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.49% 26.09% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 41 18
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,750 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £50,000 £45,900
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 87 161 145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 17.03% 23.27% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79 139 117
Median salary £29,000 £38,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.67% +14.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 June 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 June 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 +5 5 £37,500 -7.97% 4
Loughborough +4 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Linux
East Midlands

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

1 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 16 (34.78%) MySQL
4 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
5 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 13 (28.26%) JIRA
7 12 (26.09%) Degree
8 11 (23.91%) LAMP
8 11 (23.91%) PHP
9 10 (21.74%) Firmware
9 10 (21.74%) C
9 10 (21.74%) C#
10 9 (19.57%) Wireless
10 9 (19.57%) Xilinx
10 9 (19.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
11 8 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
11 8 (17.39%) Docker
11 8 (17.39%) Symfony
11 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.39%) Python
12 7 (15.22%) OOP
12 7 (15.22%) Perl
12 7 (15.22%) LabVIEW
12 7 (15.22%) Device Driver
12 7 (15.22%) jQuery

Linux
Co-occurring 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 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Drupal
3 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.17%) nginx
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.35%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Wireless
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) MySQL
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
4 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.35%) Redis
7 1 (2.17%) MS Access
7 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (28.26%) JIRA
3 7 (15.22%) LabVIEW
4 6 (13.04%) PHPUnit
4 6 (13.04%) Redmine
5 2 (4.35%) Android Studio
5 2 (4.35%) Grunt
5 2 (4.35%) gulp
5 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.35%) Xcode
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Software Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) PHP Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (15.22%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) MySQL Developer
6 6 (13.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (13.04%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Symfony Developer
7 5 (10.87%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 5 (10.87%) PHP Zend Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) LAMP
2 8 (17.39%) Symfony
3 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
3 7 (15.22%) jQuery
3 7 (15.22%) Laravel
4 6 (13.04%) Ajax
5 5 (10.87%) HTML
6 3 (6.52%) CSS
6 3 (6.52%) HTML5
6 3 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (4.35%) .NET
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.35%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (4.35%) PhoneGap
7 2 (4.35%) React
7 2 (4.35%) REST
7 2 (4.35%) Sass
7 2 (4.35%) SOAP
7 2 (4.35%) Vue.js
8 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (15.22%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.35%) CMDB
4 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.35%) Verilog
4 2 (4.35%) VHDL
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) CentOS
5 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 2 (4.35%) Android
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
3 7 (15.22%) Memory Management
3 7 (15.22%) OOP
4 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) OOD
4 6 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.52%) Scrum
5 3 (6.52%) Web Development
6 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) FPGA Design
6 2 (4.35%) IT Governance
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) OO
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) Schematic Capture
6 2 (4.35%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.91%) PHP
3 10 (21.74%) C
3 10 (21.74%) C#
4 8 (17.39%) Python
5 7 (15.22%) Perl
6 6 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (6.52%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) ES6
8 2 (4.35%) PHP 7
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (4.35%) VB6
9 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Firmware
2 8 (17.39%) Docker
3 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.35%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Xilinx
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Zend
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
5 3 (6.52%) NetApp
6 2 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
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