The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East / Thames Valley
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 50.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £70,000 - -
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 the Thames Valley with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 50.00% 33.33% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £70,000 £53,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.07% -29.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 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 the Thames Valley

Linux
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Linux in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (40.00%) Celery
3 2 (40.00%) API Development
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Django
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Django Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Celery
3 2 (40.00%) Django
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 3 (60.00%) Microservices
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) API Development
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Python