Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Manchester > Oldham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 10.42% 9.91% 6.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 35.48% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 5
Oldham median annual salary £26,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.57% -22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £24,225 £20,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £28,675 £57,500 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +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 Oldham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oldham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 27.08% 27.93% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 15
Oldham median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.64% -47.58%
10th Percentile £18,674 £17,250 £19,300
90th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Oldham

Linux
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Linux in Oldham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) HND
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (40.00%) Component Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Component Testing
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines