Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 26 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 6.85% 1.16% 8.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.48% 4.55% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 6
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +57.28% -22.56%
10th Percentile £23,525 £40,250 £19,125
90th Percentile £48,500 £40,750 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £41,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.06% +5.33% -3.85%

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 North Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 23 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 15.75% 25.58% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 17
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.27% -10.91% -17.29%
10th Percentile £24,450 £16,188 £18,100
90th Percentile £47,500 £39,700 £46,300
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in North Wales

Linux
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Linux in North Wales

Linux
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in North Wales over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in North Wales

Linux
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham -1 6 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Gwynedd - 1 £20,500 - 2
Linux
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (60.00%) Django
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) nginx
5 3 (30.00%) Android
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) LAMP
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (30.00%) Subversion
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (30.00%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (30.00%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
1 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Django Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Python Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Django
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 3 (30.00%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (30.00%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Lucene
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (20.00%) Wiki
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Creative Thinking
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Kibana
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Talend