The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 2.04% - 10.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% - 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £65,000 - £42,500
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 Runcorn region.

Operating Systems Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 46.94% 20.51% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 19
Average salary £25,000 £23,980 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -38.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,536 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Linux
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Linux Salary Trend in Runcorn

Linux
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
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