Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 43 47
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 14.05% 2.47% 2.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.00% 19.35% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 7
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £23,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +95.65% -29.23% -31.58%
10th Percentile £35,000 £21,500 £30,650
90th Percentile £52,500 £40,550 £33,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 Halifax with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 40 31 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 21.62% 12.76% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 56
Halifax median annual salary £38,000 £27,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.18% -32.93% +12.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,500 £20,875
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% - -2.60%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Halifax

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 21 (80.77%) Git (software)
2 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) Degree
3 16 (61.54%) Computer Science
4 11 (42.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (38.46%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (38.46%) Socket.IO
5 10 (38.46%) SDLC
5 10 (38.46%) API Development
5 10 (38.46%) ES6
5 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 10 (38.46%) PHP
5 10 (38.46%) RESTful
5 10 (38.46%) Node.js
5 10 (38.46%) GitHub
6 9 (34.62%) OOP
6 9 (34.62%) Decision-Making
6 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (30.77%) Twitter
7 8 (30.77%) Google
8 7 (26.92%) MySQL
9 6 (23.08%) Validation
9 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Sequelize
10 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (19.23%) Front End Development
10 5 (19.23%) Handlebars
10 5 (19.23%) Auto-Scaling
10 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
10 5 (19.23%) Ajax

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.85%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Serverless
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (19.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Senior Developer
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (34.62%) PHP Developer
4 9 (34.62%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (19.23%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Embedded C Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Real Time Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Node.js
1 10 (38.46%) RESTful
1 10 (38.46%) Socket.IO
2 5 (19.23%) Ajax
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
2 5 (19.23%) CSS3
2 5 (19.23%) DOM
2 5 (19.23%) Express
2 5 (19.23%) Handlebars
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) HTML5
2 5 (19.23%) jQuery
2 5 (19.23%) Sequelize
2 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 10 (38.46%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) API Development
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
1 10 (38.46%) SDLC
2 9 (34.62%) Decision-Making
2 9 (34.62%) OOP
2 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Validation
4 5 (19.23%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Front End Development
4 5 (19.23%) Software Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) ES6
2 10 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) C
3 5 (19.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Google
1 8 (30.77%) Twitter
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft