The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Debian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Debian Linux
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 57 56
Permanent jobs citing Debian 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 1.02% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.35% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.06% -14.11%  

Debian is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 110 115 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 19.57% 23.52% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 70 84 105
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Debian as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in Merseyside

Debian
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Debian in Merseyside

Debian
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Debian 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Debian.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) WebSockets

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP