The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 33 21
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 11.32% 1.84% 7.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 17.65% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 7
Median salary £30,000 £65,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.84% +100.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £56,000 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £75,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Worcester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 17 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 26.42% 10.43% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 35
Median salary £35,000 £21,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -35.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,250 £44,625
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Worcester

Linux
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Linux in Worcester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Worcester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Worcester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 26 (72.22%) MySQL
2 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (61.11%) PHP
4 21 (58.33%) HTML
5 17 (47.22%) LAMP
6 15 (41.67%) CSS
6 15 (41.67%) OO
7 14 (38.89%) OOP
8 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
9 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) Web Services
9 9 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Apache
10 8 (22.22%) Scrum
10 8 (22.22%) Marketing
11 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
11 7 (19.44%) RESTful
11 7 (19.44%) PHPUnit
11 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
11 7 (19.44%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (19.44%) Xdebug
11 7 (19.44%) OO PHP
11 7 (19.44%) Backbone.js
11 7 (19.44%) Redis
11 7 (19.44%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (19.44%) Zend
11 7 (19.44%) Zend Framework
11 7 (19.44%) jQuery

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 9 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (22.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) 3G
3 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) RS-232
3 1 (2.78%) RS-485
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) MySQL
2 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
3 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
3 7 (19.44%) Redis
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (19.44%) PHPUnit
2 7 (19.44%) Subversion
2 7 (19.44%) Xdebug
3 2 (5.56%) GoCD
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
1 22 (61.11%) PHP Developer
2 8 (22.22%) LAMP Developer
2 8 (22.22%) MySQL Developer
2 8 (22.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 8 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 7 (19.44%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (19.44%) HTML Developer
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (19.44%) OO PHP Developer
4 6 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Development Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Software Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Support
7 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) HTML
2 17 (47.22%) LAMP
3 15 (41.67%) CSS
4 9 (25.00%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) Backbone.js
5 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 7 (19.44%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (19.44%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (19.44%) RESTful
5 7 (19.44%) Zend Framework
6 6 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.78%) Middleware
9 1 (2.78%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Debian
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) OO
2 14 (38.89%) OOP
3 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
5 7 (19.44%) Kanban
5 7 (19.44%) MVC
5 7 (19.44%) OO PHP
5 7 (19.44%) Pay per click
5 7 (19.44%) SEO
6 6 (16.67%) SDLC
6 6 (16.67%) Web Design
6 6 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (11.11%) Time Management
8 3 (8.33%) Data Management
8 3 (8.33%) Open Source
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.56%) High Availability
9 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 22 (61.11%) PHP
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) VB
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) VB6
6 3 (8.33%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) Jython
7 2 (5.56%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) Xen
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) Graphite
1 2 (5.56%) Kibana
1 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.56%) logstash
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
1 7 (19.44%) Zend
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Assembla
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Hereford & Worcs.
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: To £25,000 + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago