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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 30 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.22% 5.45% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.27% 12.77% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +45.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
55 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.56% 42.73% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 33
Median salary £37,000 £27,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.03% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,900 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Symfony
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) OO PHP
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) 3D Rendering
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Windows

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 3 (37.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Symfony
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) Behat
6 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) OO PHP
2 2 (25.00%) 3D Rendering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
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