Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 35 56
Rank change year-on-year +31 +21 -26
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 20.61% 1.67% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.00% 9.68% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 8
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £25,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.47% -21.54% -31.58%
10th Percentile £35,000 £17,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,000 £35,625
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -5.56%

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 Halifax with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 40 31 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 24.24% 17.22% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 54
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £34,860 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.09% -30.28% +21.95%
10th Percentile £33,500 £23,975 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Halifax

Linux
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Linux in Halifax

Linux
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Halifax over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Linux.

1 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
2 23 (67.65%) Computer Science
2 23 (67.65%) Degree
3 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
4 17 (50.00%) RESTful
5 14 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (38.24%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (38.24%) Socket.IO
6 13 (38.24%) API Development
6 13 (38.24%) ES6
6 13 (38.24%) Node.js
6 13 (38.24%) GitHub
6 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
7 10 (29.41%) Validation
7 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (26.47%) Embedded Software Development
8 9 (26.47%) Software Architecture
8 9 (26.47%) jQuery
8 9 (26.47%) Electronics
8 9 (26.47%) C
8 9 (26.47%) C++
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
9 8 (23.53%) Front End Development
9 8 (23.53%) Handlebars
9 8 (23.53%) DOM
9 8 (23.53%) Ajax
9 8 (23.53%) MVC
9 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (23.53%) Express

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) nginx
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) GitHub
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.94%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.94%) npm
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Serverless
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTPS
1 4 (11.76%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) Adabas
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 4 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Grunt
4 1 (2.94%) gulp
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) webpack
General
1 9 (26.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Node.js Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Software Engineer
4 11 (32.35%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) RESTful
2 13 (38.24%) Node.js
2 13 (38.24%) Socket.IO
3 9 (26.47%) CSS
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) jQuery
4 8 (23.53%) Ajax
4 8 (23.53%) CSS3
4 8 (23.53%) DOM
4 8 (23.53%) Express
4 8 (23.53%) Handlebars
4 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (14.71%) Sequelize
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.76%) JSON
6 4 (11.76%) OAuth2
6 4 (11.76%) RAML
6 4 (11.76%) WCF
6 4 (11.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) Computer Science
2 13 (38.24%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (11.76%) Cloud Native
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) API Development
1 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
2 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (29.41%) Validation
3 9 (26.47%) Embedded Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Software Architecture
4 8 (23.53%) Front End Development
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 7 (20.59%) SDLC
6 6 (17.65%) Decision-Making
6 6 (17.65%) OOP
6 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (14.71%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (11.76%) ETL
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) ES6
3 9 (26.47%) C
3 9 (26.47%) C++
4 7 (20.59%) PHP
5 4 (11.76%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) Natural
6 1 (2.94%) RPG
6 1 (2.94%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
2 14 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) GDPR
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Google
1 5 (14.71%) Twitter
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) MuleSoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) webMethods
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft