Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 22 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 78 92 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 11.29% 9.09% 14.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.82% 36.95% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 87 123 235
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% -10.00% +15.94%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £55,000 £53,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £32,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +14.29%

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 Northampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 178 249 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 25.76% 24.60% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 153 183 423
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,125 £21,700 £22,375
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,100 £53,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +14.29%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Northampton

Linux
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Linux in Northampton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Northampton over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 48 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) Scrum
3 38 (48.72%) Software Engineering
4 37 (47.44%) C++
4 37 (47.44%) Degree
4 37 (47.44%) Computer Science
5 35 (44.87%) GitHub
5 35 (44.87%) Computer Vision
6 32 (41.03%) Windows
7 29 (37.18%) Python
7 29 (37.18%) Java
8 27 (34.62%) C#
8 27 (34.62%) PhD
8 27 (34.62%) Mathematics
9 26 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 26 (33.33%) Games
10 25 (32.05%) Algorithms
11 23 (29.49%) Subversion
12 19 (24.36%) Computer Science Degree
13 18 (23.08%) Electronics
14 17 (21.79%) OOP
14 17 (21.79%) OO
14 17 (21.79%) Physics
14 17 (21.79%) Embedded Linux
15 16 (20.51%) Machine Learning
15 16 (20.51%) HTML
15 16 (20.51%) Visual Studio
16 12 (15.38%) MySQL
16 12 (15.38%) HTML5
17 11 (14.10%) C

Linux
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.97%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.28%) EPLAN
1 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 35 (44.87%) GitHub
2 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.28%) Profibus
3 1 (1.28%) RFID
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 23 (29.49%) Subversion
3 16 (20.51%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.41%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.56%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) Gradle
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (33.33%) Games
2 18 (23.08%) Electronics
3 8 (10.26%) Retail
4 5 (6.41%) Finance
5 4 (5.13%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.85%) French Language
7 2 (2.56%) Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Law
8 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.28%) Marketing
8 1 (1.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 37 (47.44%) Software Engineer
2 35 (44.87%) C++ Software Engineer
3 31 (39.74%) Developer
4 21 (26.92%) Software Developer
5 17 (21.79%) C++ Developer
6 16 (20.51%) C++ Software Developer
6 16 (20.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 16 (20.51%) Graduate
6 16 (20.51%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 16 (20.51%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
6 16 (20.51%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (20.51%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (20.51%) Graduate Software Developer
6 16 (20.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 12 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (14.10%) Analyst
8 11 (14.10%) Server Analyst
8 11 (14.10%) Server Support
8 11 (14.10%) Server Support Analyst
8 11 (14.10%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) HTML
2 12 (15.38%) HTML5
3 9 (11.54%) Polymer
3 9 (11.54%) SOAP
3 9 (11.54%) Web Components
4 7 (8.97%) CSS
4 7 (8.97%) Spring
4 7 (8.97%) Web Services
5 6 (7.69%) REST
6 5 (6.41%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.41%) Java EE
6 5 (6.41%) jQuery
6 5 (6.41%) Laravel
7 4 (5.13%) Ajax
7 4 (5.13%) LAMP
8 3 (3.85%) JSON
8 3 (3.85%) XML
9 2 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (2.56%) J2EE
9 2 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (47.44%) Computer Science
2 25 (32.05%) Algorithms
3 9 (11.54%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.28%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Windows
2 17 (21.79%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (12.82%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.69%) Unix
5 5 (6.41%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (3.85%) Solaris
7 2 (2.56%) CentOS
7 2 (2.56%) SUSE
7 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) Scrum
3 38 (48.72%) Software Engineering
4 35 (44.87%) Computer Vision
5 27 (34.62%) Mathematics
6 17 (21.79%) OO
6 17 (21.79%) OOP
6 17 (21.79%) Physics
7 16 (20.51%) Machine Learning
8 10 (12.82%) Image Processing
8 10 (12.82%) SDLC
9 9 (11.54%) Front End Development
9 9 (11.54%) Multithreading
9 9 (11.54%) Neural Network
9 9 (11.54%) Open Source
10 7 (8.97%) MVC
10 7 (8.97%) TDD
11 5 (6.41%) Multichannel Retail
11 5 (6.41%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) C++
2 29 (37.18%) Java
2 29 (37.18%) Python
3 27 (34.62%) C#
4 11 (14.10%) C
5 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.41%) PHP
6 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.56%) COBOL
7 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (47.44%) Degree
2 27 (34.62%) PhD
3 19 (24.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.85%) VMware Server
2 3 (3.85%) vSphere
3 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) XenApp
3 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (2.56%) Nagios
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
2 2 (2.56%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Google
2 8 (10.26%) NetApp
2 8 (10.26%) VMware
3 5 (6.41%) Citrix
4 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco
5 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.56%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.56%) hybris
6 2 (2.56%) McAfee
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (2.56%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) EMC
7 1 (1.28%) Facebook
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) Siemens