Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 100 136 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.11% 9.30% 13.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.50% 38.31% 46.10%
Number of salaries quoted 104 150 289
Northamptonshire median annual salary £31,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,125 £57,500 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 274 355 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 24.95% 24.28% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 222 265 478
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,250 £22,500 £21,425
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £52,875
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +6.38%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Northamptonshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Northamptonshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Northamptonshire

Linux
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Northampton +4 77 £29,000 -19.44% 1
Towcester - 9 £35,000 -
Corby - 5 £57,500 -
Kettering -1 2 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Daventry -4 1 £35,000 -
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.00%) Software Engineering
3 40 (40.00%) Java
4 39 (39.00%) Scrum
5 37 (37.00%) Python
6 36 (36.00%) C++
6 36 (36.00%) Degree
6 36 (36.00%) Computer Science
7 35 (35.00%) Git (software)
7 35 (35.00%) Windows
8 34 (34.00%) GitHub
8 34 (34.00%) Computer Vision
9 26 (26.00%) C#
9 26 (26.00%) PhD
9 26 (26.00%) Mathematics
10 25 (25.00%) Games
10 25 (25.00%) Algorithms
11 23 (23.00%) Subversion
12 21 (21.00%) MySQL
13 19 (19.00%) OOP
14 18 (18.00%) Electronics
14 18 (18.00%) Computer Science Degree
15 17 (17.00%) OO
15 17 (17.00%) Physics
15 17 (17.00%) Embedded Linux
16 16 (16.00%) Machine Learning
16 16 (16.00%) HTML
16 16 (16.00%) Visual Studio
17 14 (14.00%) Apache
17 14 (14.00%) Amazon AWS

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 14 (14.00%) Apache
2 8 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.00%) Confluence
4 5 (5.00%) JBoss
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) nginx
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) EPLAN
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 34 (34.00%) GitHub
2 14 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.00%) SaaS
5 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.00%) Office 365
5 2 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) SAN
2 7 (7.00%) Profibus
2 7 (7.00%) RFID
3 4 (4.00%) DNS
3 4 (4.00%) Firewall
4 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.00%) DHCP
5 2 (2.00%) Internet
5 2 (2.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.00%) SNMP
5 2 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.00%) MySQL
2 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.00%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 23 (23.00%) Subversion
3 16 (16.00%) Visual Studio
4 11 (11.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (8.00%) JIRA
6 6 (6.00%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.00%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.00%) Gradle
7 2 (2.00%) JUnit
7 2 (2.00%) PHPUnit
7 2 (2.00%) Redmine
7 2 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (25.00%) Games
2 18 (18.00%) Electronics
3 11 (11.00%) Retail
4 8 (8.00%) Finance
5 4 (4.00%) Banking
5 4 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.00%) French Language
7 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.00%) Law
8 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (1.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 41 (41.00%) Software Engineer
2 40 (40.00%) Developer
3 34 (34.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (23.00%) Software Developer
5 18 (18.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 17 (17.00%) C++ Developer
6 17 (17.00%) Graduate
7 16 (16.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 16 (16.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 16 (16.00%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
7 16 (16.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (16.00%) Graduate Developer
7 16 (16.00%) Graduate Software Developer
7 16 (16.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 12 (12.00%) Java Developer
8 12 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (11.00%) Analyst
9 11 (11.00%) Server Analyst
9 11 (11.00%) Server Support Analyst
9 11 (11.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.00%) HTML
2 12 (12.00%) HTML5
2 12 (12.00%) XML
3 10 (10.00%) Web Services
4 9 (9.00%) LAMP
4 9 (9.00%) Polymer
4 9 (9.00%) SOAP
4 9 (9.00%) Web Components
5 7 (7.00%) CSS
5 7 (7.00%) jQuery
5 7 (7.00%) Laravel
5 7 (7.00%) Spring
6 6 (6.00%) Ajax
6 6 (6.00%) REST
7 5 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.00%) Java EE
7 5 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (3.00%) JSON
8 3 (3.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 25 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 11 (11.00%) Driving Licence
4 9 (9.00%) Video\Live Streaming
5 7 (7.00%) CAN bus
5 7 (7.00%) SCADA
6 5 (5.00%) Wiki
7 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.00%) Replication
8 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.00%) Windows
2 17 (17.00%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (12.00%) Unix
4 10 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.00%) CentOS
6 3 (3.00%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (3.00%) Solaris
6 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.00%) SUSE
7 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.00%) Software Engineering
3 39 (39.00%) Scrum
4 34 (34.00%) Computer Vision
5 26 (26.00%) Mathematics
6 19 (19.00%) OOP
7 17 (17.00%) OO
7 17 (17.00%) Physics
8 16 (16.00%) Machine Learning
9 11 (11.00%) SDLC
10 10 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (10.00%) Open Source
10 10 (10.00%) TDD
10 10 (10.00%) Web Development
11 9 (9.00%) Front End Development
11 9 (9.00%) Image Processing
11 9 (9.00%) Multithreading
11 9 (9.00%) Neural Network
12 8 (8.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.00%) Java
2 37 (37.00%) Python
3 36 (36.00%) C++
4 26 (26.00%) C#
5 12 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (10.00%) C
6 10 (10.00%) PHP
7 9 (9.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.00%) Ruby
8 7 (7.00%) SQL
9 6 (6.00%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.00%) COBOL
11 2 (2.00%) Perl
12 1 (1.00%) ES6
12 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (36.00%) Degree
2 26 (26.00%) PhD
3 18 (18.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.00%) MCSE
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.00%) APMP
5 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (5.00%) vSphere
3 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.00%) XenApp
4 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.00%) Firmware
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Puppet
2 6 (6.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.00%) Nagios
3 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.00%) Salt
4 1 (1.00%) systemd
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) VMware
2 10 (10.00%) Google
3 8 (8.00%) NetApp
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle
4 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.00%) Siemens
5 6 (6.00%) Citrix
6 5 (5.00%) Atlassian
7 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.00%) Cisco
9 2 (2.00%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.00%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.00%) hybris
9 2 (2.00%) McAfee
9 2 (2.00%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.00%) SAP
9 2 (2.00%) Zend
10 1 (1.00%) Facebook
10 1 (1.00%) IBM
10 1 (1.00%) Teradata