The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 12.31% 1.54% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,925
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.76%
Linux
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 33.85% 23.08% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 18
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £43,500 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Linux
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Linux Salary Trend in North Wales

Linux
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham 0 6 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Linux
Wales

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 6 (75.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) GAMP
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) MSI
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Numerical Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Qt
2 5 (62.50%) WiX
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Talend
3 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica
4 1 (12.50%) DataStage
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) DataStage
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MSI
1 5 (62.50%) WiX
2 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Software Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Software Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Qt
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Numerical Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) GAMP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Talend
1 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Dundas
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Vertica
Wrexham, Clwyd
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 10 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago