The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 30 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 5.91% 4.95% 7.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.35% 20.93% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 13
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £28,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 18.28% 23.63% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 20
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,450 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Linux Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Linux
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Android
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (81.82%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) Node.js
2 9 (81.82%) CSS3
2 9 (81.82%) WebSockets
2 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 9 (81.82%) WebRTC
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (54.55%) NUnit
4 6 (54.55%) Big Data

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 9 (81.82%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
1 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) NUnit
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) FlexUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (81.82%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) CSS3
2 9 (81.82%) WebSockets
2 9 (81.82%) WebRTC
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Flash
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Flex
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe AIR
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Android
2 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
1 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 6 (54.55%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe
Macclesfield
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