The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 28 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.08% 3.61% 8.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 20.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 11
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
Lancashire

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

Operating Systems Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 28.57% 18.07% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 27
Median salary £32,500 £26,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,950
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Linux
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Linux Salary Trend in Preston

Linux
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Preston region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Preston

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Preston region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Symfony
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Laravel
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) WordPress
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Java

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) WordPress
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (25.00%) GitLab
3 2 (25.00%) PhpStorm
4 1 (12.50%) Grunt
4 1 (12.50%) gulp
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate Python Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 2 (25.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Junior Python Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Linux Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
1 6 (75.00%) Symfony
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) Laravel
2 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PHP 7
3 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday