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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 2.17% 1.92% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 15.38% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £25,000 £45,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.35% +40.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
13 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 28.26% 12.50% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 14
Median salary £31,500 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £15,600 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £35,950
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the North Wales region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham +8 1 £25,000 -47.36%
Linux
Wales

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) AMQP
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) Derivative
5 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Spring Security
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) JPA
5 2 (25.00%) Mockito
5 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (25.00%) Spring Integration
5 2 (25.00%) PowerMock
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) AMQP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Mockito
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate 1st Line Support
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) JMS
1 2 (25.00%) JPA
1 2 (25.00%) Lucene
1 2 (25.00%) PowerMock
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Spring Security
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Coaching
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Data Security
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) OOD
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sun