Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Engineer
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 68 109
Rank change year-on-year +6 +41 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.75% 2.91% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 3.03% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 6
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% +6.67% +27.36%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £31,000 £39,000 £40,625
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -19.44% -10.00% -27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 649 957 1446
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.89% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 494 603 1283
Northampton median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,400 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Northampton

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Northampton

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Northampton over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Northampton

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) Neural Network
3 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) Google
3 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (75.00%) Open Source
3 9 (75.00%) HTML5
3 9 (75.00%) GitHub
3 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (75.00%) Video\Live Streaming
3 9 (75.00%) Polymer
3 9 (75.00%) Web Components
3 9 (75.00%) Computer Vision
3 9 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) GitHub
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) HTML5
1 9 (75.00%) Polymer
1 9 (75.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (75.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) Computer Vision
2 9 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (75.00%) Neural Network
2 9 (75.00%) Open Source
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
1 9 (75.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Google