The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle - - 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 34.43% 53.49% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 4
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Cheadle region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Linux
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cheadle

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (50.00%) NUnit
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (50.00%) CSS3
3 5 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JUnit
1 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (50.00%) NUnit
2 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 5 (50.00%) UI Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) UX Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior UI Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) RESTful
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) CSS3
1 5 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (20.00%) Human Factors
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Communications Security
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Wonderware