The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 35 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.36% 7.49% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 40.48% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 8
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £28,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +65.93%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
West 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 Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 23.49% 18.50% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 26
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +63.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Linux
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Linux Salary Trend in Halifax

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
1 7 (58.33%) C
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Perl
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Cloud Native
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (33.33%) Docker
3 4 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Online Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Line Management
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js
6 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 4 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Principal Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C Programmer
5 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Programmer
5 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
5 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Programmer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Native
1 4 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) Line Management
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Perl
1 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46755 - £64469 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago