The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 32 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.58% 0.67% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 1.72% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £29,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
51 58 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.90% 38.93% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 26
Average salary £24,250 £30,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.16% -16.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) Symfony
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Docker
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Developer
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) Symfony
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (14.29%) Django
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Pylons
5 1 (14.29%) Pyramid
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Zend
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