Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgwater 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Somerset > Bridgwater
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgwater 61.11% 77.78% 65.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.62% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 17
Bridgwater median annual salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -17.65%
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%

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 Bridgwater with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bridgwater
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgwater 72.22% 77.78% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 17
Bridgwater median annual salary £27,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.50% +14.29% -17.65%
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.04% -0.67% +15.38%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgwater

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bridgwater

Linux
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

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

Salary trend for Linux in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bridgwater region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
1 11 (100.00%) Retail
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Open Source
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Mocha
4 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (54.55%) Jasmine
4 6 (54.55%) Sass
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) Grunt
4 6 (54.55%) React
4 6 (54.55%) gulp
4 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
4 6 (54.55%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
4 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (54.55%) Adobe
4 6 (54.55%) Apple
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) PHPUnit

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgwater 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 Solr
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) Grunt
2 6 (54.55%) gulp
2 6 (54.55%) Jasmine
2 6 (54.55%) Mocha
3 5 (45.45%) PHPUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 11 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) HTML5
3 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 6 (54.55%) React
3 6 (54.55%) Sass
4 5 (45.45%) Laravel
4 5 (45.45%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Open Source
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
4 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (45.45%) Time Management
6 4 (36.36%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) Code Optimisation
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe
1 6 (54.55%) Apple