The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 30 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.39% 4.85% 4.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 13.89% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Linux
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.12% 34.95% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 35
Median salary £40,000 £22,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Linux
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Linux Salary Trend in Wakefield

Linux
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) 3D Rendering
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) 3D Rendering
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
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