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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 17 8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - 2.86% 6.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.71% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £39,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
8 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 26.67% 50.00% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 12 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++