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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 1.54% 3.95% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 23.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £28,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,925
% change year-on-year
- +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
12 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 18.46% 17.11% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 16
Average salary £38,000 £29,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £43,500 £37,100
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 17 December 2014. 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 -4 1 - - 1
Linux
Wales

Linux
Top 14 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Numerical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) WiX
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) WiX
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
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