The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Cheshire / Runcorn
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 7.94% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux 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 Runcorn with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Runcorn
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 15 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 49.21% 32.61% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 29
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Runcorn

Linux
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for Linux in Runcorn

Linux
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Runcorn over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) Zend
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile First
2 4 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) PhpStorm
2 4 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) nginx
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 4 (66.67%) Back Office
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 4 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
1 2 (33.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ
1 4 (66.67%) PhpStorm
General
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce Developer
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) Zend Framework
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile First
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) PHP 4
2 2 (33.33%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Zend