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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 26 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.55% 9.57% 8.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 40.82% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 16
Median salary £32,500 £48,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +52.34%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
25 49 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.73% 23.44% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 44
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 June 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%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Cloud Native
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 6 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (41.67%) Online Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management

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 6 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Automation Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Principal Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Native
1 6 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Online Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) C++
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) HP