Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 35 24
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 29 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 12.34% 1.79% 8.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.91% 8.33% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 19
Worcester median annual salary £30,000 £34,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.41% -8.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,325 £28,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £39,750 £50,000
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -15.15% +17.86% -

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 Worcester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 18.72% 21.43% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 40
Worcester median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -13.89% +16.13%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,175 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,350 £36,850 £44,225
Worcestershire median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.07% -10.77% -

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Worcester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 21 (72.41%) PHP
1 21 (72.41%) MySQL
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 18 (62.07%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) Web Development
5 12 (41.38%) LAMP
5 12 (41.38%) Apache
5 12 (41.38%) Front End Development
6 10 (34.48%) MVC
7 9 (31.03%) OO
8 8 (27.59%) OOP
8 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (24.14%) TDD
9 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
10 6 (20.69%) Web Application Development
10 6 (20.69%) Sass
10 6 (20.69%) LESS
10 6 (20.69%) Ember.js
10 6 (20.69%) Qt
10 6 (20.69%) BDD
10 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
10 6 (20.69%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (20.69%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (20.69%) C++
10 6 (20.69%) CMS
10 6 (20.69%) Firewall
10 6 (20.69%) JIRA
10 6 (20.69%) Content Management
10 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering

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 12 (41.38%) Apache
2 6 (20.69%) CMS
2 6 (20.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) SMTP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) CMake
3 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Xdebug
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) PHP Developer
3 15 (51.72%) Web Developer
4 14 (48.28%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (17.24%) LAMP Developer
7 5 (17.24%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Senior LAMP Developer
8 4 (13.79%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (6.90%) Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
10 1 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) LAMP
4 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.69%) Ember.js
5 6 (20.69%) LESS
5 6 (20.69%) Qt
5 6 (20.69%) Sass
6 5 (17.24%) STL
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) .NET
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.45%) LINQ
8 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) CentOS
1 2 (6.90%) Debian
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Web Development
2 12 (41.38%) Front End Development
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
4 9 (31.03%) OO
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) OOP
6 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 6 (20.69%) BDD
7 6 (20.69%) Content Management
7 6 (20.69%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) Web Application Development
8 5 (17.24%) Line Management
8 5 (17.24%) Project Management
8 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
9 4 (13.79%) SDLC
10 2 (6.90%) ITIL
10 2 (6.90%) Patch Management
10 2 (6.90%) SIEM
11 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) PHP
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
1 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) GIAC
1 2 (6.90%) SANS
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (6.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco
1 2 (6.90%) Google
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat