The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Yorkshire / Barnsley
Rank 14 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 11.43% 14.89% 55.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 41.18% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 15
Median salary £43,750 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

Operating Systems Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 20.00% 36.17% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 19
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

The demand trend of job ads across the Barnsley region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Linux
Salary Trend in Barnsley

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

Linux Salary Trend in Barnsley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Barnsley region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
1 7 (77.78%) Automotive
1 7 (77.78%) Qt
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Telematics
2 5 (55.56%) Qt Quick
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Device Driver
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded C++
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Firmware
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) RS-232
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
2 1 (11.11%) Modbus
2 1 (11.11%) Profibus
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (77.78%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) C Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Qt
2 5 (55.56%) Qt Quick
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Telematics
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded C++
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Freescale
2 1 (11.11%) Lauterbach
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