The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea 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 - 11 27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 2.22% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.09% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
West 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 Swansea region.

Operating Systems Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 6.52% 24.44% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 22
Median salary £30,500 £20,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Linux
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Linux Salary Trend in Swansea

Linux
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Swansea

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 Swansea region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) SEO
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Haml
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) Resque
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Ruby Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Haml
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Resque
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) SEO
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript