Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 28 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 6.63% 3.37% 6.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.45% 31.58% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 15
Wolverhampton median annual salary £45,000 £23,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +91.49% -22.95% -12.86%
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,323 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.72% -1.69% +6.67%

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 49 19 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 29.52% 10.67% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 19 55
Wolverhampton median annual salary £34,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £25,489 £21,300 £23,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £46,000 £43,250
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +5.63%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Wolverhampton

Linux
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Linux in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) JDBC
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Java EE
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Time Management
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Axis
2 6 (54.55%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) Django
3 5 (45.45%) Smart Home
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) QA
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Development Team Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Java Middleware Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Team Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Apache Axis
1 6 (54.55%) Java EE
1 6 (54.55%) JDBC
1 6 (54.55%) REST
1 6 (54.55%) SOAP
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Django
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Smart Home
3 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Time Management
1 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle