The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 10.19% 4.26% 13.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.74% 14.29% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 7
Average salary £35,000 £22,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.30% -14.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
Linux
East 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 Hull region.

Operating Systems Category
Hull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 25.00% 29.79% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 25
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

Linux
Salary Trend in Hull

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hull

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hull

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hull 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 28 (96.55%) PHP
2 24 (82.76%) TDD
2 24 (82.76%) Symfony
2 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
2 24 (82.76%) Behat
3 23 (79.31%) jQuery
3 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
4 19 (65.52%) OO
4 19 (65.52%) SQL
4 19 (65.52%) CSS
4 19 (65.52%) E-Commerce
4 19 (65.52%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (65.52%) Jasmine
4 19 (65.52%) Sass
4 19 (65.52%) LESS
4 19 (65.52%) AngularJS
4 19 (65.52%) Jenkins
4 19 (65.52%) Varnish
4 19 (65.52%) BDD
4 19 (65.52%) MongoDB
4 19 (65.52%) Node.js
4 19 (65.52%) Backbone.js
5 18 (62.07%) Advertising
5 18 (62.07%) MySQL
6 14 (48.28%) HTML
6 14 (48.28%) PHPUnit
7 13 (44.83%) Apache
8 10 (34.48%) HTML5
8 10 (34.48%) Laravel
9 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hull 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 19 (65.52%) Node.js
2 13 (44.83%) Apache
3 9 (31.03%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) Lync
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) MongoDB
2 18 (62.07%) MySQL
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
1 24 (82.76%) Behat
2 19 (65.52%) Jasmine
2 19 (65.52%) Jenkins
3 14 (48.28%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (62.07%) Advertising
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (48.28%) PHP Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (13.79%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) Symfony
2 23 (79.31%) jQuery
3 19 (65.52%) CSS
3 19 (65.52%) Sass
3 19 (65.52%) LESS
3 19 (65.52%) AngularJS
3 19 (65.52%) Backbone.js
4 14 (48.28%) HTML
5 10 (34.48%) HTML5
5 10 (34.48%) Laravel
6 5 (17.24%) Doctrine
7 4 (13.79%) REST
7 4 (13.79%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Debian
1 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) TDD
2 19 (65.52%) OO
2 19 (65.52%) E-Commerce
2 19 (65.52%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (65.52%) BDD
3 9 (31.03%) OOP
3 9 (31.03%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) PHP
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
3 19 (65.52%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
5 4 (13.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe
1 1 (3.45%) Apple