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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Debian Linux
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 221 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Permanent jobs citing Debian 9 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.93% 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 0
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.69% -14.11%  

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 965 1197 1206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 20.77% 19.69% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 838 1014 1024
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,775 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Debian in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 23 March 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
Herefordshire - 7 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 7 £37,500 -
Birmingham -1 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Warwickshire - 1 £32,500 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 10 (66.67%) Subversion
2 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (60.00%) PHP
4 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) SEO
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Internet
4 8 (53.33%) OOP
4 8 (53.33%) OO
4 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
4 8 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
4 8 (53.33%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (53.33%) Backbone.js
4 8 (53.33%) Redis
4 8 (53.33%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) Kanban
4 8 (53.33%) RESTful
4 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (53.33%) Pay per click
4 8 (53.33%) Marketing

Debian
Top Related 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 8 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (53.33%) Redis
2 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 10 (66.67%) Subversion
2 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
3 8 (53.33%) Xdebug
4 3 (20.00%) Fiddler
5 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (53.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 8 (53.33%) HTML Developer
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (53.33%) MySQL Developer
2 8 (53.33%) OO PHP Developer
2 8 (53.33%) PHP Developer
2 8 (53.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Backbone.js
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) jQuery
1 8 (53.33%) KnockoutJS
1 8 (53.33%) RabbitMQ
1 8 (53.33%) RESTful
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
1 8 (53.33%) Zend Framework
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (6.67%) Qt
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Fedora
3 1 (6.67%) openSUSE
3 1 (6.67%) SUSE
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
1 8 (53.33%) Kanban
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) OO PHP
1 8 (53.33%) OOP
1 8 (53.33%) Pay per click
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
1 8 (53.33%) SEO
2 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Icinga
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
1 3 (20.00%) OpenNMS
1 3 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 3 (20.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 8 (53.33%) Zend
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds