The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 24 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.22% 13.97% 17.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.88% 49.02% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 17
Median salary £33,000 £34,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £23,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 51 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 23.88% 28.49% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 57
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Linux
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stockport

Linux
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stockport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Linux.

1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) Scrum
3 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (60.00%) PHP
4 22 (55.00%) OOP
5 19 (47.50%) C#
5 19 (47.50%) .NET
6 18 (45.00%) Ruby
7 17 (42.50%) C++
7 17 (42.50%) Java
7 17 (42.50%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (40.00%) Perl
8 16 (40.00%) Python
8 16 (40.00%) Apache
8 16 (40.00%) LAMP
9 14 (35.00%) MySQL
10 13 (32.50%) OOD
10 13 (32.50%) Windows
10 13 (32.50%) Ruby on Rails
11 12 (30.00%) XML
12 11 (27.50%) CSS
12 11 (27.50%) Web Services
12 11 (27.50%) HTML
12 11 (27.50%) jQuery
12 11 (27.50%) iPad
13 10 (25.00%) Unix
14 9 (22.50%) Finance
14 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
14 9 (22.50%) Symfony
15 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 16 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
2 3 (7.50%) SSL
3 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) DEFINITY
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) FxCop
3 3 (7.50%) Gerrit
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) Moq
3 3 (7.50%) NUnit
3 3 (7.50%) StyleCop
3 3 (7.50%) WiX
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) PHP Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Lead Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) MySQL Developer
5 6 (15.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (15.00%) PHP Zend Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Software Manager
7 4 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 4 (10.00%) C++ Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Web Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) LAMP
3 13 (32.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (30.00%) XML
5 11 (27.50%) CSS
5 11 (27.50%) HTML
5 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 11 (27.50%) Web Services
6 9 (22.50%) Symfony
7 4 (10.00%) ATL
8 3 (7.50%) JSON
8 3 (7.50%) LINQ
8 3 (7.50%) Ninject
8 3 (7.50%) Regular Expression
8 3 (7.50%) WCF
8 3 (7.50%) WPF
9 1 (2.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (27.50%) iPad
3 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (10.00%) CentOS
3 4 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) Debian
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.50%) SUSE
4 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) Scrum
3 22 (55.00%) OOP
4 13 (32.50%) OOD
5 6 (15.00%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (7.50%) Change Control
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (7.50%) Line Management
7 3 (7.50%) MVVM
7 3 (7.50%) SOLID
7 3 (7.50%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.00%) DevOps
8 2 (5.00%) High Availability
8 2 (5.00%) Presales
9 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (60.00%) PHP
2 19 (47.50%) C#
3 18 (45.00%) Ruby
4 17 (42.50%) C++
4 17 (42.50%) Java
5 16 (40.00%) Perl
5 16 (40.00%) Python
6 6 (15.00%) PHP 5
7 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) C
8 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) RHCT
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Squid
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.50%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Zend
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Twitter
3 3 (7.50%) Wonderware
4 2 (5.00%) Facebook
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Avaya
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