The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Debian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 226 227
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Debian 14 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.19% 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.25% 1.02% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 2
Median salary £45,000 £21,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +114.28% -23.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Debian 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 West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1117 1175 1243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 21.89% 18.99% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 967 965 1105
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.76% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Debian as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in the West Midlands

Debian
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Debian in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Debian in the West Midlands

Debian
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +7 9 £40,000 +90.47% 2
Halesowen - 5 £45,000 - 1
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Debian 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Debian.

1 23 (100.00%) MySQL
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
2 17 (73.91%) Subversion
2 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
3 16 (69.57%) NoSQL
3 16 (69.57%) Redis
4 15 (65.22%) Games
4 15 (65.22%) Apache
5 14 (60.87%) Ubuntu
6 12 (52.17%) PHP
6 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
7 10 (43.48%) XML
7 10 (43.48%) C++
7 10 (43.48%) CentOS
8 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
8 9 (39.13%) SMS
8 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (39.13%) Mobile Payment
8 9 (39.13%) Billing
8 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
9 7 (30.43%) PHPUnit
9 7 (30.43%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (30.43%) Backbone.js
9 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
9 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
9 7 (30.43%) Xdebug
9 7 (30.43%) OO PHP

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (65.22%) Apache
2 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (26.09%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SMS
2 7 (30.43%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) Asterisk PBX
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) MySQL
2 16 (69.57%) NoSQL
2 16 (69.57%) Redis
3 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
4 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
5 5 (21.74%) MariaDB
6 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
1 17 (73.91%) Subversion
2 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
3 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) PHPUnit
3 7 (30.43%) Xdebug
4 5 (21.74%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (65.22%) Games
2 9 (39.13%) Billing
3 7 (30.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) HTML CSS Developer
1 7 (30.43%) HTML Developer
1 7 (30.43%) JavaScript Developer
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL Developer
1 7 (30.43%) OO PHP Developer
1 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
1 7 (30.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) C++ Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) XML
2 7 (30.43%) Backbone.js
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) jQuery
2 7 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (30.43%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (30.43%) RESTful
2 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 7 (30.43%) Zend Framework
3 6 (26.09%) LAMP
3 6 (26.09%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (4.35%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Mobile Payment
2 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
3 6 (26.09%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Ubuntu
3 10 (43.48%) CentOS
4 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Fedora
6 1 (4.35%) openSUSE
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) Kanban
3 7 (30.43%) MVC
3 7 (30.43%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) OO PHP
3 7 (30.43%) OOP
3 7 (30.43%) Pay per click
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
3 7 (30.43%) SEO
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 5 (21.74%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) PHP
2 10 (43.48%) C++
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
1 5 (21.74%) KVM
1 5 (21.74%) pfSense
1 5 (21.74%) Samba
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (21.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
1 5 (21.74%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
2 7 (30.43%) Zend
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits (inc flexible working hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Mobile Fun
Posted: 21 days ago