The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 5 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 24.39% 6.25% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £26,250 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Linux
South Yorkshire

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
14 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 34.15% 12.50% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Average salary £28,500 £33,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.92% +19.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 15 (71.43%) C
1 15 (71.43%) C#
1 15 (71.43%) C++
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
1 15 (71.43%) Firmware
2 14 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 14 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 14 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 14 (66.67%) Automotive
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 14 (66.67%) Qt
2 14 (66.67%) JTAG
2 14 (66.67%) Freescale
3 10 (47.62%) Modbus
3 10 (47.62%) Profibus
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Wireless
6 5 (23.81%) ERP
6 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.52%) Telematics
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
9 1 (4.76%) AirWatch

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 10 (47.62%) Modbus
2 10 (47.62%) Profibus
3 5 (23.81%) Wireless
4 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
4 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 14 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) Qt
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) WinForms
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
3 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Telematics
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.76%) Windows CE
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.76%) UML
4 1 (4.76%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C
1 15 (71.43%) C#
1 15 (71.43%) C++
2 14 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 14 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Freescale
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Avaya
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Apple
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee
2 1 (4.76%) Websense
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) ProCurve
2 1 (4.76%) Veeam
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
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