Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 16 15
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 35.48% 10.26% 15.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.75% 40.00% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 23
Bridgend median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -1.37%
10th Percentile £32,000 £18,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £40,250 £38,000
South Wales median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -4.38% +11.11% -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 20 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 51.61% 25.64% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 68
Bridgend median annual salary £36,250 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.82% - -24.66%
10th Percentile £24,750 £20,900 £19,250
90th Percentile £40,625 £40,250 £42,000
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bridgend

Linux
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for Linux in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Linux.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (72.73%) Ansible
3 8 (72.73%) Puppet
3 8 (72.73%) Maven
3 8 (72.73%) Ubuntu
3 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 8 (72.73%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (63.64%) Python
5 6 (54.55%) HTTP
5 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (54.55%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (45.45%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (45.45%) REST
6 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
6 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 5 (45.45%) Docker
6 5 (45.45%) Unix
7 4 (36.36%) MySQL
8 3 (27.27%) Open Source
9 2 (18.18%) Scrum
9 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
9 2 (18.18%) Web Services
9 2 (18.18%) PHP
9 2 (18.18%) SQL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Maven
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Games
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (45.45%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) Qt
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Symfony
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) Anti-Piracy
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Ubuntu
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) OOD
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Go
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Korn
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Facebook
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle