Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 20 16
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 83 28 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 17.04% 10.85% 15.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.61% 30.77% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 81 27 51
Poole median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -10.26% +5.41%

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 Poole with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Poole
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 152 91 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 31.21% 35.27% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 150 89 106
Poole median annual salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £17,000 £17,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -4.41%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Poole

Linux
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Linux in Poole

Linux
Salary Histogram in Poole

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Poole over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Poole

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Poole region with a requirement for Linux.

1 57 (68.67%) C++
2 49 (59.04%) Windows
3 48 (57.83%) OO
3 48 (57.83%) JavaScript
4 42 (50.60%) Software Engineering
5 38 (45.78%) OOP
6 35 (42.17%) HTML
6 35 (42.17%) CSS
7 30 (36.14%) .NET
7 30 (36.14%) C#
8 20 (24.10%) Java
9 18 (21.69%) PHP
9 18 (21.69%) MySQL
9 18 (21.69%) LAMP
9 18 (21.69%) MVC
9 18 (21.69%) Web Development
9 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (21.69%) TDD
10 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
10 15 (18.07%) JSON
10 15 (18.07%) Network Security
10 15 (18.07%) E-Commerce
10 15 (18.07%) Apache
11 14 (16.87%) Web Services
11 14 (16.87%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (15.66%) QA
12 13 (15.66%) Test Automation
12 13 (15.66%) Bash Shell
12 13 (15.66%) Fault Analysis
12 13 (15.66%) Perl

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 15 (18.07%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.87%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Network Security
2 3 (3.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) MySQL
2 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (10.84%) Electronics
2 6 (7.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (49.40%) Software Engineer
2 36 (43.37%) Developer
3 18 (21.69%) PHP Developer
4 17 (20.48%) Software Developer
5 16 (19.28%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (19.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 15 (18.07%) PHP Web Developer
6 15 (18.07%) Web Developer
7 13 (15.66%) QA Engineer
7 13 (15.66%) Software QA Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) Embedded Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.82%) Graduate
9 4 (4.82%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.17%) CSS
1 35 (42.17%) HTML
2 30 (36.14%) .NET
3 18 (21.69%) LAMP
4 15 (18.07%) JSON
5 14 (16.87%) Web Services
6 11 (13.25%) Qt
7 4 (4.82%) jQuery
8 3 (3.61%) Ajax
9 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.84%) Device Driver
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (59.04%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Android
2 9 (10.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 7 (8.43%) Unix
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) OO
2 42 (50.60%) Software Engineering
3 38 (45.78%) OOP
4 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.69%) MVC
4 18 (21.69%) TDD
4 18 (21.69%) Web Development
5 15 (18.07%) E-Commerce
6 13 (15.66%) Data Management
6 13 (15.66%) Fault Analysis
6 13 (15.66%) Software Testing
6 13 (15.66%) Test Automation
7 9 (10.84%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (10.84%) OOD
8 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.61%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (3.61%) ERP
10 2 (2.41%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.41%) Project Management
11 1 (1.20%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (68.67%) C++
2 48 (57.83%) JavaScript
3 30 (36.14%) C#
4 20 (24.10%) Java
5 18 (21.69%) PHP
6 13 (15.66%) Bash Shell
6 13 (15.66%) Perl
6 13 (15.66%) Python
7 11 (13.25%) C
8 9 (10.84%) Embedded C
8 9 (10.84%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 7 (8.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.61%) Sage
1 3 (3.61%) VMware
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle